Weather in Nairobi in may 2021

The weather in Nairobi in may comes from statistical datas on the past years. You can view the weather statistics for all the month, but also by using the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Average weather throughout may

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
59°F

FogFog
64% of time

Moderate rain at times

13%

Partly Cloudy

12%

Heavy rain

6%

Weather at 12pm
74°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
38% of time

Clear/Sunny

33%

Partly Cloudy

27%

Heavy rain

3%

Weather at 6pm
68°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
66% of time

Heavy rain

18%

Partly Cloudy

12%

Clear/Sunny

6%

Weather at 3am
59°F

Fog

76%

Partly Cloudy

12%

Cloudy

6%

Moderate rain at times

5%


Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Nairobi in may

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Nairobi in may.


Climate of Nairobi in may

The climate of Nairobi in may is tolerable

In may in Nairobi, the climate is wet (with 3.3in of rainfall over 21 days). This is better than the previous month since in april it receives an average of 4.9in of rainfall over 20 days.

The climate quite good in that locality the month of may. Temperatures are up to 74°F. The minimum is 67°F. Thus, the mean temperature average on this month of may in Nairobi is 70°F. Note that seasonal normals are in contrast with those observed in Nairobi in may with a maximum record of 81°F in 2017 and a minimum record of 56°F in 2016.

In may in Nairobi, the days on average last 12:04. Sunrise is at 06:27 and sets at 18:31.

May: another location in Kenya?

If you want to go to Kenya in may, there are destinations with better weather than Nairobi:

In may, Lodwar has perfect weather.

Furthermore, Mombasa, Malindi, Nakuru, Garissa, Lake Naivasha National Park and Mandera have good weather.

more information about Kenya's weather in may



Seasonal average climate and temperature of Nairobi in may

Check below seasonal norms These datas are set from the weather statements earlier years of the month of may.

May
Outside temperature
Average temperature 70°F
Highest temperature 74°F
Lowest temperature 67°F
Highest record temperature 81°F
(2017)
Lowest record temperature 56°F
(2016)
Number of days at +65°F 31 day(s)
(100%)
Wind
Wind speed 12km/h
Wind temperature 68°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 3.3in
Number of days with rainfall 21 day(s)
(67%)
Record daily rainfall 0.8in
(2020)
Other climate data
Humidity 84%
Visibility 7.12km
Cloud cover 54%
UV index 2
Daily sunshine hours 11
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 06:27
Time of sunset 18:31
Length of day 12:04
Our opinion about the weather in may
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable

How was the weather last may?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Nairobi in may 2020:

01-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 76°F
02-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 74°F
03-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
68°F to 74°F
04-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
68°F to 76°F
05-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
68°F to 77°F
06-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
68°F to 74°F
07-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
67°F to 72°F
08-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 74°F
09-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
68°F to 74°F
10-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
65°F to 72°F
11-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 72°F
12-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 74°F
13-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
68°F to 76°F
14-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
68°F to 77°F
15-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
68°F to 76°F
16-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 76°F
17-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
67°F to 76°F
18-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
65°F to 76°F
19-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
67°F to 76°F
20-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
65°F to 74°F
21-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
65°F to 72°F
22-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
61°F to 72°F
23-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
65°F to 74°F
24-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
65°F to 74°F
25-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
65°F to 76°F
26-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
67°F to 76°F
27-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
67°F to 79°F
28-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 74°F
29-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
67°F to 74°F
30-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
67°F to 76°F
31-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
67°F to 76°F

Map: other cities in Kenya in may

Click over cities on the map for information about the weather in may.

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Cities near Nairobi:

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Weather data for Nairobi in may:

Weather data for Nairobi for may are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Nairobi. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Nairobi can vary slightly from year to year, but this data should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags or check for the best time in year to go to Nairobi.


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