Santo Domingo Weather in May

What's the weather like in Santo Domingo (Distrito Nacional) in May 2022?

The climate in Santo Domingo during May can be summarized as hot, humid and very wet.

May is in the spring in Santo Domingo and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 22°C (71°F) is normal.

Santo Domingo weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 31.8°C 89.2°F
Nightly temperature 21.6°C 70.9°F
Average temperature 26.7°C 80.1°F
Daily sunshine 8.2 hrs
Avg rainfall 222 mm 8.7 ins
Rainy days 12 days
Sea temperature 27.5°C 81.5°F
Humidity 80%
Windspeed 10.8kph 7 mph

On average May is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Santo Domingo with around 222mm 8.7 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 12 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8.2 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Santo Domingo

Santo Domingo average temperature in May

May rainfall

Santo Domingo average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

Santo Domingo 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 Santo Domingo in May 2022.

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Santo Domingo weather stats

Santo Domingo weather statistics
Hottest month: July 32.4°C 90.3°F
Driest month: January 63mm 2.5ins
Sunniest month: February 8.5hrs
Coldest month: January 29.4°C 84.9°F
Wettest month: August 239mm 9.4ins
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