Petaling Jaya Weather in May

What's the weather like in Petaling Jaya (Selangor) in May 2024?

The climate in Petaling Jaya during May can be summarized as hot, humid and wet.

May is in the spring in Petaling Jaya and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 33°C (91°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

Petaling Jaya weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 32.6°C 90.6°F
Nightly temperature 22.9°C 73.1°F
Average temperature 27.7°C 81.9°F
Daily sunshine 7.2 hrs
Avg rainfall 192 mm 7.6 ins
Rainy days 16 days
Sea temperature 30.3°C 86.5°F
Humidity 83%
Windspeed 4.7kph 3 mph

On average May is the 6th driest month of the year in Petaling Jaya with around 192mm 7.6 inches of rain making it a 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 7.2 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Petaling Jaya

Petaling Jaya average temperature in May

May rainfall

Petaling Jaya average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

Petaling Jaya 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 Petaling Jaya in May 2024.

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Petaling Jaya weather stats

Petaling Jaya weather statistics
Hottest month: April 32.6°C 90.7°F
Driest month: June 128mm 5ins
Sunniest month: February 7.3hrs
Coldest month: January 31.5°C 88.7°F
Wettest month: November 278mm 10.9ins
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