The climate in Arica during May can be summarized as mild and very dry.
May is in the fall / autumn in Arica and is typically the 5th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 22°C (71°F), whilst at night 13°C (55°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||21.6°C 70.9°F|
|Nightly temperature||13°C 55.4°F|
|Average temperature||17.3°C 63.1°F|
|Daily sunshine||8.3 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||1 mm 0 ins|
|Rainy days||0 days|
|Sea temperature||20.3°C 68.6°F|
|Windspeed||9.7kph 6 mph|
On average May is the 6th wettest month of the year in Arica with around 1mm 0 inches of rain making it a very dry time to visit.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8.3 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 Arica in May 2022.
|Hottest month:||February||26.6°C 79.9°F|
|Driest month:||January||0mm 0ins|
|Coldest month:||July||18.5°C 65.3°F|
|Wettest month:||September||2mm 0.1ins|