Best Beaches in Malaysia in May

PICK A MONTH FOR BEST BEACHES IN MALAYSIA

These are the best beaches in Malaysia in May, based on average sunshine, sea temperature, rainfall and temperature. Though many factors can come into play when choosing your beach destination, the beach weather will often be a deciding factor. Here we list the top beaches based on the average weather conditions and sea temperature.

Best Beach Destinations in Malaysia in May

  • 33°C (91°F) Air
    30°C (86°F) Sea
    5.8 Hrs of Sun / Day
    13.8 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 33°C (91°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 47% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.8 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 0cm (0inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 13.8 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Tioman Island. Sea temperatures are a very warm 30°C (86°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Tioman Island with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 32°C (89°F) Air
    30°C (86°F) Sea
    6.3 Hrs of Sun / Day
    18.6 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 32°C (89°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 51% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.3 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 0.1cm (0.0inches) making it mostly dry with very rare light showers although there are 18.6 days with some rainfall, so on the days it does rain it is only light and intermittent and shouldn't affect your beach enjoyment too much.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Cenang Beach. Sea temperatures are a very warm 30°C (86°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Cenang Beach with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 31°C (88°F) Air
    30°C (85°F) Sea
    5.5 Hrs of Sun / Day
    15.9 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 31°C (88°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 45% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.5 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 10.7cm (4.2inches) making it a bit rainy but with only moderate tropical showers. There are 15.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the clear days.

    It is not an optimal time for sunbathing but it is possible on clearer days in Sipadan Island. Sea temperatures are a very warm 30°C (85°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Sipadan Island with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 32°C (90°F) Air
    30°C (86°F) Sea
    7.2 Hrs of Sun / Day
    13.1 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 32°C (90°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 58% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 7.2 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 17.2cm (6.8inches) making it often dry with only moderate showers. There are only 13.1 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Palau Redang Island. Sea temperatures are a very warm 30°C (86°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Palau Redang Island with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 31°C (88°F) Air
    29°C (84°F) Sea
    4.9 Hrs of Sun / Day
    15.9 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 31°C (88°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 40% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.9 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 10.7cm (4.2inches) making it a bit rainy but with only moderate tropical showers. There are 15.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the clear days.

    It is not an optimal time for sunbathing but it is possible on clearer days in Bohey Dulang Island. Sea temperatures are a very warm 29°C (84°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Bohey Dulang Island with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 31°C (88°F) Air
    29°C (84°F) Sea
    4.9 Hrs of Sun / Day
    15.9 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 31°C (88°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 40% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.9 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 10.7cm (4.2inches) making it a bit rainy but with only moderate tropical showers. There are 15.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the clear days.

    It is not an optimal time for sunbathing but it is possible on clearer days in Tun Sakaran Marine Park. Sea temperatures are a very warm 29°C (84°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Tun Sakaran Marine Park with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

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