The climate in Ban Karon during May can be summarized as hot, humid and very wet.
May is in the spring in Ban Karon and is typically the 3rd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (89°F), whilst at night 24°C (75°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||31.4°C 88.5°F|
|Nightly temperature||23.8°C 74.8°F|
|Average temperature||27.6°C 81.7°F|
|Daily sunshine||6.5 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||340 mm 13.4 ins|
|Rainy days||21 days|
|Sea temperature||30.2°C 86.3°F|
|Windspeed||6.5kph 4 mph|
On average May is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Ban Karon with around 340mm 13.4 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 21 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.5 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 May 2020.
|Hottest month:||April||32.6°C 90.7°F|
|Driest month:||February||28mm 1.1ins|
|Coldest month:||September||29.9°C 85.8°F|
|Wettest month:||September||406mm 16ins|