Montego Bay Weather in May

What's the weather like in Montego Bay (Saint James) in May 2022?

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

May is in the spring in Montego Bay and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (87°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

Montego Bay weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 30.4°C 86.6°F
Nightly temperature 22.7°C 72.8°F
Average temperature 26.5°C 79.7°F
Daily sunshine 7.5 hrs
Avg rainfall 255 mm 10 ins
Rainy days 12 days
Sea temperature 28.2°C 82.7°F
Humidity 80%
Windspeed 12.2kph 8 mph

On average May is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Montego Bay with around 255mm 10 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 7.5 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Montego Bay

Montego Bay average temperature in May

May rainfall

Montego Bay average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

Montego Bay 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 Montego Bay in May 2022.

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Montego Bay weather stats

Montego Bay weather statistics
Hottest month: August 31.5°C 88.7°F
Driest month: February 74mm 2.9ins
Sunniest month: April 8.8hrs
Coldest month: January 28.9°C 84°F
Wettest month: October 261mm 10.3ins
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