Pangkor Island
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Pangkor Island, Malaysia

Rocks in the shallow clear waters of Pangkor Island in Malaysia, and a stunning view of a tropical mountain forest
Rocks in the shallow clear waters of Pangkor Island in Malaysia, and a stunning view of a tropical mountain forest
May, the last month of the spring, in Pangkor Island, is another tropical month, with average temperature fluctuating between 31°C (87.8°F) and 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is May, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 24°C (75.2°F).

Rainfall

In May, in Pangkor Island, the rain falls for 16 days. Throughout May, 172mm (6.8") of precipitation is accumulated. In Pangkor Island, Malaysia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 195 days and collects up to 2235mm (88") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

April through August, with an average sea temperature of 30°C (86°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Pangkor Island.
Note: The surface water temperatures above 30°C (86°F) are arguably considered as unpleasant for swimming, and any intense water activity, as the refreshing effect of water is missing.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the warmest month in Pangkor Island?

With an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 24°C (75.2°F), May is the warmest month in Pangkor Island, Malaysia.

What is the temperature in May in Pangkor Island?

In Pangkor Island, in May, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Pangkor Island?

In Pangkor Island, Malaysia, during May, the rain falls for 16 days and regularly aggregates up to 172mm (6.8") of precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Pangkor Island?

Months with the warmest seawater in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, are April through August, with an average sea temperature of 30°C (86°F).

What is the sea water temperature in May in Pangkor Island?

In May, the average sea temperature in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, is 30°C (86°F). For swimming, other intense water activities, temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably unpleasant, as the water cooling effect is missing.

What is the average length of the day in May in Pangkor Island?

In Pangkor Island, Malaysia, the average length of the day in May is 12.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Pangkor Island have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Pangkor Island is 7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Pangkor Island?

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in May in Pangkor Island?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in May: 31°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April and May (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, October, November and December (22°C).

Average rainfall in May - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in May: 172mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (287mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (113mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (23 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (11 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in May: 30°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April, May, June, July and August (30°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (28°C).

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

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

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are August, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in May - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in May: 12

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