Kagoshima Weather in May

What's the weather like in Kagoshima (Kagoshima) in May 2023?

The climate in Kagoshima during May can be summarized as warm and very wet.

May is in the spring in Kagoshima and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 24°C (75°F), whilst at night 15°C (60°F) is normal.

Kagoshima weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 24.1°C 75.3°F
Nightly temperature 15.4°C 59.6°F
Average temperature 19.7°C 67.5°F
Daily sunshine 5.5 hrs
Avg rainfall 255 mm 10 ins
Rainy days 18 days
Sea temperature 22.6°C 72.7°F
Humidity 76%
Windspeed 10.1kph 6 mph

On average May is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Kagoshima with around 255mm 10 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 18 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.5 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Kagoshima

Kagoshima average temperature in May

May rainfall

Kagoshima average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

Kagoshima 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 Kagoshima in May 2022.

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Kagoshima weather stats

Kagoshima weather statistics
Hottest month: August 31.2°C 88.2°F
Driest month: December 73mm 2.9ins
Sunniest month: August 7.3hrs
Coldest month: January 11.2°C 52.2°F
Wettest month: June 396mm 15.6ins
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