Negril Weather in May

What's the weather like in Negril, Jamaica in May 2020?

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

May is in the spring in Negril and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 33°C (91°F), whilst at night 26°C (78°F) is normal.

Negril weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 33°C 91.4°F
Nightly temperature 25.5°C 77.9°F
Average temperature 29.3°C 84.7°F
Daily sunshine 7.7 hrs
Avg rainfall 247 mm 9.7 ins
Rainy days 11 days
Sea temperature 28.2°C 82.7°F
Humidity 79%
Windspeed 12.8kph 8 mph

On average May is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Negril with around 247mm 9.7 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 11 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.7 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Negril

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 2019.

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Negril weather stats

Negril weather statistics
Hottest month: July 33.8°C 92.8°F
Driest month: February 55mm 2.2ins
Sunniest month: April 9hrs
Coldest month: February 31.5°C 88.7°F
Wettest month: October 267mm 10.5ins
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