The climate in Pointe-à-Pitre during May can be summarized as hot, humid and wet.
May is in the spring in Pointe-à-Pitre and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (86°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||29.9°C 85.7°F|
|Nightly temperature||22.6°C 72.6°F|
|Average temperature||26.2°C 79.2°F|
|Daily sunshine||8.2 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||140 mm 5.5 ins|
|Rainy days||15 days|
|Sea temperature||27.6°C 81.7°F|
|Windspeed||19.4kph 12 mph|
On average May is the 6th wettest month of the year in Pointe-à-Pitre with around 140mm 5.5 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 15 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8.2 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 Pointe-à-Pitre in May 2023.
|Hottest month:||July||30.5°C 86.9°F|
|Driest month:||February||64mm 2.5ins|
|Coldest month:||January||27.9°C 82.2°F|
|Wettest month:||October||223mm 8.8ins|