The climate in Makassar during May can be summarized as hot, humid and wet.
May is in the fall / autumn in Makassar and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (88°F), whilst at night 23°C (74°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||30.9°C 87.6°F|
|Nightly temperature||23.1°C 73.6°F|
|Average temperature||27°C 80.6°F|
|Daily sunshine||8.5 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||124 mm 4.9 ins|
|Rainy days||8 days|
|Sea temperature||29.5°C 85°F|
|Windspeed||5.4kph 3 mph|
On average May is the 6th driest month of the year in Makassar with around 124mm 4.9 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 8 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8.5 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Makassar in May 2022.
|Hottest month:||March||29.7°C 85.5°F|
|Driest month:||August||24mm 0.9ins|
|Coldest month:||July||30.3°C 86.5°F|
|Wettest month:||January||713mm 28.1ins|