Pontianak Weather in May

What's the weather like in Pontianak (West Kalimantan) in May 2023?

The climate in Pontianak during May can be summarized as hot, humid and very wet.

May is in the fall / autumn in Pontianak and is typically the warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (90°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

Pontianak weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 32.2°C 90°F
Nightly temperature 23°C 73.4°F
Average temperature 27.6°C 81.7°F
Daily sunshine 7.6 hrs
Avg rainfall 261 mm 10.3 ins
Rainy days 16 days
Sea temperature 30.1°C 86.2°F
Humidity 85%
Windspeed 6.1kph 4 mph

On average May is the 6th wettest month of the year in Pontianak with around 261mm 10.3 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 16 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.6 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Pontianak

Pontianak average temperature in May

May rainfall

Pontianak average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

Pontianak average rain in May

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 Pontianak in May 2023.

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Pontianak weather stats

Pontianak weather statistics
Hottest month: May 32°C 89.6°F
Driest month: August 181mm 7.1ins
Sunniest month: June 8.2hrs
Coldest month: January 30.8°C 87.4°F
Wettest month: November 377mm 14.8ins
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