Castlepoint Weather in May

What's the weather like in Castlepoint, New Zealand in May?

The climate in Castlepoint during May can be summarized as cool and wet.

May is in the fall / autumn in Castlepoint and is typically the 5th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 15°C (58°F), whilst at night 5°C (41°F) is normal.

Castlepoint weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 14.6°C 58.3°F
Nightly temperature 5.1°C 41.1°F
Average temperature 9.9°C 49.7°F
Daily sunshine 4.1 hrs
Avg rainfall 120 mm 4.7 ins
Rainy days 13 days
Sea temperature 15.9°C 60.6°F
Humidity 82%
Windspeed 9.7kph 6 mph

On average May is the 4th wettest month of the year in Castlepoint with around 120mm 4.7 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 13 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.1 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Castlepoint

May rainfall

May hourly sunshine

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 2018.

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Castlepoint weather stats

Castlepoint weather statistics
Hottest month: January 22.4°C 72.3°F
Driest month: January 59mm 2.3ins
Sunniest month: February 7.1hrs
Coldest month: July 11.2°C 52.2°F
Wettest month: July 148mm 5.8ins
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