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Visiting Ecuador in May

May is one of the best months to visit Ecuador for the best beach weather. It has the most sunshine and best sunbathing and swimming conditions of the year.

May has average maximum temperatures of 29°C (84°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 39.3% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.8 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 0cm (0inches) making it extremely dry with only very rare light showers. There are just 2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. Sea temperatures are a warm 21°C (70°F). May is a good month for swimming in Ecuador with comfortable temperatures for most people.

Also consider visiting Ecuador in one of the other best months of February, April, December, for the best beach weather.

Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Can you sunbathe in Ecuador in May?

Yes, May is a good time for sunbathing in Ecuador.

May has average maximum temperatures of 29°C (84°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 39.3% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.8 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 0cm (0inches) making it extremely dry with only very rare light showers. There are just 2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between.

More about May temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Ecuador in May?

Yes, May is a good month for swimming in Ecuador with warm sea temperatures 21°C (70°F).

More about May sea temperatures.

Is May a good time to holiday in Ecuador?

Yes, May is a great time for a holiday in Ecuador.

May has average maximum temperatures of 29°C (84°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 39.3% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.8 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 0cm (0inches) making it extremely dry with only very rare light showers. There are just 2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. Sea temperatures are a warm 21°C (70°F). May is a good month for swimming in Ecuador with comfortable temperatures for most people.

More about the May temperatures and sunshine.

Is Ecuador warm in May?

Yes, Ecuador is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days in May.

The average maximum temperature in Ecuador in May is 29°C (84°F). The average maximum temperature is 29°C (84°) in the previous month and 28°C (83°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Ecuador in May is 26°C (79°F). The average temperature is 27°C (80°F) in the previous month and 25°C (78°F) in the next month.

More info about the May temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Ecuador in May?

The average day light hours per day in Ecuador in May are 12. The sunshine percentage is 39.3% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.8 hours of sunshine per day.

More about May sunshine.

Temperature in Ecuador in May

The average maximum temperature in Ecuador in May is 29°C (84°F). The average maximum temperature is 29°C (84°F) in the previous month and 28°C (83°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Ecuador in May is 26°C (79°F). The average temperature is 27°C (80°F) in the previous month and 25°C (78°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Ecuador in May is 23°C (74°F). The minimum temperature is 24°C (76°F) in the previous month and 23°C (73°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Ecuador in May

During May the average day light hours are 12 per day in Ecuador. The sunshine percentage is 39.3% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.8 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Ecuador in May is typically 12.9 during May. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Ecuador in May

The average sea water temperature in Ecuador in May is 21.3°C (70.3°F) which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Ecuador in May

The average total rainfall in Ecuador in May is 0cm (0inches) and on average there are 2 rainy days in May making it an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Ecuador in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Ecuador in May is 22°C (72°F) which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 24°C (74°F) in the previous month and 22°C (22°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Ecuador in May is typically 84.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 87.3% in the previous month and 84.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Ecuador in May is typically 73.9%. The average relative humidity is 77.3% in the previous month and 74.8% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Ecuador in May

The average maximum wind speed in Ecuador in May is typically 24KM/H (15MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 21KM/H (13MPH) in the previous month and 25KM/H (15MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Ecuador in May is typically 14KM/H (9MPH). The average wind speed is 11KM/H (7MPH) in the previous month and 15KM/H (9MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Ecuador in May is from the South.

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