Weather in Punta Cana in may 2023

The weather in Punta Cana in may comes from statistical datas on the past years. You can view the weather statistics for the whole 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
81°F

Partly Cloudy

29%

Clear/Sunny

20%

Heavy rain

10%

Weather at 12pm
85°F

Moderate rain at times

30%

Heavy rain

16%

Partly Cloudy

14%

Weather at 6pm
81°F

Partly Cloudy

24%

Clear/Sunny

24%

Heavy rain

14%

Weather at 3am
79°F

Moderate rain at times

45%

Partly Cloudy

29%

Clear/Sunny

22%

Heavy rain

3%



Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Punta Cana in may

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


The climate of Punta Cana in may is tolerable

The month of May corresponds to the end of the dry season and already, the rains gradually intensify as the temperature gently climbs higher. However, the weather in Punta Cana throughout May allows for the possibility of enjoying the sun and the pleasant warmth, as well as for practicing a large number of tourist activities!

Punta Cana at the Beginning of May

The first ten days of the month still allows for the enjoyment of the beautiful sun to relax and have fun in peace. Since this period only has a few rainy days, avoid being surprised by the rain and refer to the local weather report before planning outings in the wilderness.

Punta Cana in the Middle of May

The second ten days of the month observes a significant increase in precipitation, which manifests itself in the form of rare and rainy episodes during the day. On the other hand, such showers are more and more frequent in the evening. This allows the time to enjoy the day while practicing any favorite activity.

Punta Cana at the End of May

Although the temperature is declining slightly, favoring a more comfortable feeling, the climate throughout May in Punta Cana is far from improving. Not only is the rain intensifying, but evenings are dominated by stormy rains - caution is therefore warranted if planning to go outside in the evening.



Punta Cana: another month?

If you can push the dates of your trip to Punta Cana 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 Punta Cana:

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 Punta Cana in may

Check below seasonal norms These statistics are set from the weather statements of the last years of may.

May
Outside temperature
Average temperature 83°F
Highest temperature 85°F
Lowest temperature 81°F
Highest record temperature 88°F
(2016)
Lowest record temperature 76°F
(2009)
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 82°F
Lowest sea temperature 81°F
Highest sea temperature 84°F
Wind
Wind speed 17km/h
Wind temperature 81°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 6.8in
Number of days with rainfall 11 day(s)
(35%)
Record daily rainfall 2.3in
(2012)
Other climate data
Humidity 79%
Visibility 9.41km
Cloud cover 33%
UV index 7
Daily sunshine hours 13
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 06:00
Time of sunset 19:01
Length of day 13:01
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 Punta Cana in may 2022:

01-05-2022
Light rain shower
74°F to 76°F
02-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
76°F to 81°F
03-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
77°F to 85°F
04-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
77°F to 85°F
05-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
77°F to 85°F
06-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
76°F to 83°F
07-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
76°F to 85°F
08-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
77°F to 85°F
09-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
77°F to 86°F
10-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
77°F to 86°F
11-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
77°F to 83°F
12-05-2022
Light rain shower
77°F to 79°F
13-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
77°F to 83°F
14-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
77°F to 83°F
15-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
77°F to 86°F
16-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
77°F to 86°F
17-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
77°F to 85°F
18-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
79°F to 88°F
19-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
79°F to 88°F
20-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
79°F to 86°F
21-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
77°F to 86°F
22-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
79°F to 88°F
23-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
77°F to 86°F
24-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
76°F to 86°F
25-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
76°F to 86°F
26-05-2022
Light rain shower
77°F to 83°F
27-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
77°F to 85°F
28-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
77°F to 85°F
29-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
77°F to 85°F
30-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
79°F to 85°F
31-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
79°F to 85°F

Map: other cities in the Dominican Republic in may

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Dominican Republic in may: See full list of cities

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

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Weather data for Punta Cana in may:

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


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