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

May weather forecast and climate
Miri, Malaysia

May, the last month of the spring, in Miri, is also a hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 31.6°C (88.9°F) and 23.9°C (75°F).

Temperature

May is the warmest month, 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, during May, the rain falls for 13 days and regularly aggregates up to 193.7mm (7.6") of precipitation. In Miri, during the entire year, the rain falls for 159 days and collects up to 2713.6mm (106.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in Miri is 30.2°C (86.4°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Miri is 7.1h.

UV index

January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Miri. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in May interpret into the following advice:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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?

May is the warmest month in Miri, 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?

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

How much does it rain in Miri in May?

In Miri, during May, the rain falls for 13 days and regularly aggregates up to 193.7mm (7.6") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Miri?

In May, the average sea temperature in Miri, Malaysia, 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?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Miri have in May?

In Miri, the average sunshine in May is 7.1h.

What are the months with 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.

What is the UV index reading in May in Miri?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Miri is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability 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).