Weather in Puerto Plata in may 2023

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

Average weather throughout may

tolerable weather UV index: 7

Weather at 6am
77°F

Partly Cloudy

36%

Moderate rain at times

14%

Heavy rain

3%

Weather at 12pm
85°F

Moderate rain at times

26%

Partly Cloudy

18%

Heavy rain

5%

Weather at 6pm
79°F

Clear/Sunny

28%

Heavy rain

23%

Partly Cloudy

17%

Weather at 3am
76°F

Clear/Sunny

40%

Partly Cloudy

32%

Moderate rain at times

24%

Heavy rain

3%



Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Puerto Plata in may

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


The climate of Puerto Plata in may is tolerable

The climate in may in Puerto Plata is wet (with 6.6in of precipitation over 11 days). The weather is worst than the previous month since in april there is an average of 3.7in of precipitation over 5 days.

The climate good around this city this month. The high seasonal norm is 85°F. On average, the recorded minimum temperature is 77°F. Thus, the mean temperature average in may in Puerto Plata is 81°F. These temperatures are far removed from those records observed in Puerto Plata in the month of may with a maximum record of 94°F in 2020 and a minimum record of 70°F in 2021. You can plan to have about 7 days with temperatures above 86°F, or 23 of time.

On average, in Puerto Plata, the days of may last 13:05. The sun rises at 06:07 and sunset is at 19:12.

With a good climate, may is a good month to go in Puerto Plata in Dominican Republic.



Puerto Plata: another month?

If you can push back the dates of your trip, we advise you to go in june to Puerto Plata. more information

If you can push the dates of your trip to Puerto Plata forward, the month of june has a better weather forecast than may. more information

May: another location in the Dominican Republic?

If you want to go to the Dominican Republic in may, there are destinations with better weather than Puerto Plata:

In may, Santo Domingo, Bahia de las Aguilas, Barahona, Cabo Rojo, Palmar de Ocoa and Parque Nacional Jaragua have good weather.

more information about Dominican Republic's weather in may



Seasonal average climate and temperature of Puerto Plata in may

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

May
Outside temperature
Average temperature 81°F
Highest temperature 85°F
Lowest temperature 77°F
Highest record temperature 94°F
(2020)
Lowest record temperature 70°F
(2021)
Number of days at +86°F 7 day(s)
(23%)
Number of days at +65°F 31 day(s)
(100%)
Sea temperature
Average sea temperature 81°F
Lowest sea temperature 80°F
Highest sea temperature 83°F
Wind
Wind speed 20km/h
Wind temperature 77°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 6.6in
Number of days with rainfall 11 day(s)
(34%)
Record daily rainfall 2.2in
(2016)
Other climate data
Humidity 82%
Visibility 9.44km
Cloud cover 28%
UV index 7
Daily sunshine hours 12
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 06:07
Time of sunset 19:12
Length of day 13:05
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 Puerto Plata in may 2022:

01-05-2022
Light rain shower
70°F to 77°F
02-05-2022
Light rain shower
70°F to 81°F
03-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
68°F to 90°F
04-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 85°F
05-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
68°F to 88°F
06-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 90°F
07-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 86°F
08-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
72°F to 88°F
09-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 90°F
10-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 90°F
11-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
70°F to 88°F
12-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 85°F
13-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 88°F
14-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
74°F to 88°F
15-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 88°F
16-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
72°F to 88°F
17-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
72°F to 86°F
18-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
72°F to 90°F
19-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 88°F
20-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 90°F
21-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 88°F
22-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
72°F to 86°F
23-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
72°F to 85°F
24-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
72°F to 85°F
25-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
70°F to 85°F
26-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
70°F to 86°F
27-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 88°F
28-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
72°F to 85°F
29-05-2022
Thundery outbreaks in nearby
72°F to 86°F
30-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
72°F to 86°F
31-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 86°F

Map: other cities in the Dominican Republic in may

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Dominican Republic in may: See full list of cities

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Weather data for Puerto Plata in may:

Weather data for Puerto Plata for may are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Puerto Plata. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Puerto Plata 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 Puerto Plata.


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