Miri
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Miri, Malaysia

The last month of the spring, May, is another hot month in Miri, Malaysia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 23.9°C (75°F) and an average high of 31.6°C (88.9°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is May, with an average high-temperature of 31.6°C (88.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 23.9°C (75°F).

Rainfall

In Miri, it is raining for 13 days, with typically 193.7mm (7.6") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 159 rainfall days, and 2713.6mm (106.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Miri, in May, the average water temperature is 30.2°C (86.4°F).
Note: For swimming, other intense water activities, temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably unpleasant, as the water cooling effect is missing.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 12.3h.

Sunshine

In Miri, the average sunshine is 7.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Miri are January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the warmest month in Miri?

The warmest month in Miri, Malaysia, is May, with an average high-temperature of 31.6°C (88.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 23.9°C (75°F).

What is the temperature in May in Miri?

In May, in Miri, Malaysia, the average high-temperature is 31.6°C (88.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.9°C (75°F).

How much does it rain in Miri in May?

In May, the rain falls for 13 days. Throughout May, 193.7mm (7.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea temperature in May in Miri?

In May, the average sea temperature in Miri is 30.2°C (86.4°F). The water temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably regarded as unpleasant. The primary purpose of entering the water - cooling down from sunshine and high temperatures - is lost.

What is the average length of the day in May in Miri?

The average length of the day in May in Miri is 12.3h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Miri?

In May, the average sunshine is 7.1h.

When is the highest UV index in Miri?

Months with the highest UV index in Miri, Malaysia, are January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in May in Miri?

In Miri, Malaysia, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Miri, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in May: 31.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (31.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 23.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (23.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.1°C).

Average rainfall in May - Miri, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in May: 193.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (349.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (134.4mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Miri, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (18 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is March (9 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Miri, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in May: 30.2°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are June and July (30.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (27.1°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Miri, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in May: 12.3h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7.1h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 7.2h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

Average UV index in May - Miri, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 11).