The climate in Taitung City during May can be summarized as hot, humid and wet.
May is in the spring in Taitung City and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 29°C (85°F), whilst at night 22°C (71°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||29.3°C 84.7°F|
|Nightly temperature||21.7°C 71.1°F|
|Average temperature||25.5°C 77.9°F|
|Daily sunshine||5.8 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||189 mm 7.5 ins|
|Rainy days||17 days|
|Sea temperature||27.7°C 81.9°F|
|Windspeed||13kph 8 mph|
On average May is the 5th wettest month of the year in Taitung City with around 189mm 7.5 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 17 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.8 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 May 2019.
|Hottest month:||July||30.6°C 87.1°F|
|Driest month:||January||84mm 3.3ins|
|Coldest month:||January||22.1°C 71.8°F|
|Wettest month:||August||412mm 16.2ins|