Negombo in may: average Weather, Temperature and Climate

You plan to go to Negombo in Sri Lanka in may : check the weather and seasonal norms below.

Weather in Negombo in may 2019

The weather in Negombo in may comes from statistical datas on the last 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 7am
28°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
46% of time

Heavy rain

20%

Partly Cloudy

14%

Cloudy

12%

Weather at 1pm
32°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
49% of time

Heavy rain

25%

Clear/Sunny

17%

Partly Cloudy

9%

Weather at 7pm
31°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
45% of time

Heavy rain

27%

Partly Cloudy

16%

Clear/Sunny

10%

Average weather 1-10 may

Weather at 7am
28°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
43% of time

Partly Cloudy

26%

Clear/Sunny

12%

Heavy rain

7%

Weather at 1pm
33°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
45% of time

Clear/Sunny

20%

Heavy rain

16%

Partly Cloudy

14%

Weather at 7pm
32°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
44% of time

Heavy rain

23%

Clear/Sunny

14%

Partly Cloudy

13%

Average weather 11-20 may

Weather at 7am
27°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
47% of time

Heavy rain

17%

Cloudy

16%

Partly Cloudy

12%

Weather at 1pm
32°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
48% of time

Clear/Sunny

22%

Heavy rain

21%

Partly Cloudy

6%

Weather at 7pm
31°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
41% of time

Heavy rain

24%

Partly Cloudy

19%

Clear/Sunny

13%

Average weather 21-31 may

Weather at 7am
27°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
47% of time

Heavy rain

35%

Cloudy

13%

Partly Cloudy

5%

Weather at 1pm
31°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
51% of time

Heavy rain

37%

Clear/Sunny

8%

Partly Cloudy

5%

Weather at 7pm
31°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
49% of time

Heavy rain

32%

Partly Cloudy

14%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder

3%


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Climate of Negombo in may

The climate of Negombo in may is tolerable

The weather in may in Negombo is wet (with 440mm of precipitation over 26 days). It should be noted a worsening from the previous month since in april there is an average of 185mm of rainfall over 23 days.

The climate is very hot in this city this month. The high seasonal norm is 33°C. The seasonal minimum is 29°C. Thus, the mean temperature average on this month of may in Negombo is 31°C. These temperatures are far removed from those records observed in Negombo in may with a maximum record of 37°C in 2016 and a minimum record of 26°C in 2009. You can expect to have about 25 days with temperatures up to 30°C, or 81 of time.

On this month of may, day length in Negombo is generally 12:26. Sunrise is at 05:54 and sets at 18:20.

With proper weather, this month is okay (but not good) to go in that area.

May: another location in Sri Lanka?

If you want to go to Sri Lanka in may, there are destinations with better weather than Negombo:

In may, Anuradhapura, Dambulla, Trincomalee and Wilpattu National Park have good weather.

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Seasonal average climate and temperature of Negombo in may

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

May
Outside temperature
Average temperature 31°C
Highest temperature 33°C
Lowest temperature 29°C
Highest record temperature 37°C
(2016)
Lowest record temperature 26°C
(2009)
Number of days at +30°C 25 day(s)
(81%)
Number of days at +18°C 31 day(s)
(100%)
Sea temperature
Average sea temperature 29.4°C
Lowest sea temperature 28.4°C
Highest sea temperature 30.4°C
Wind
Wind speed 22km/h
Wind temperature 30°C
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 440mm
Number of days with rainfall 26 day(s)
(83%)
Record daily rainfall 240.9mm
(2016)
Other climate data
Humidity 79%
Visibility 9.18km
Cloud cover 51%
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 05:54
Time of sunset 18:20
Length of day 12:26
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 Negombo in may 2018:

01-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
28°C to 32°C
02-05-2018
Patchy rain nearby
27°C to 32°C
03-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
27°C to 32°C
04-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
27°C to 32°C
05-05-2018
Moderate or heavy rain shower
26°C to 31°C
06-05-2018
Light rain shower
27°C to 31°C
07-05-2018
Moderate or heavy rain shower
27°C to 31°C
08-05-2018
Patchy light rain in area with thunder
27°C to 32°C
09-05-2018
Light rain shower
27°C to 32°C
10-05-2018
Light rain shower
27°C to 32°C
11-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
27°C to 32°C
12-05-2018
Patchy light rain in area with thunder
27°C to 32°C
13-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
27°C to 30°C
14-05-2018
Patchy rain nearby
27°C to 31°C
15-05-2018
Patchy light rain in area with thunder
27°C to 32°C
16-05-2018
Moderate or heavy rain shower
27°C to 31°C
17-05-2018
Torrential rain shower
26°C to 29°C
18-05-2018
Moderate or heavy rain shower
25°C to 29°C
19-05-2018
Partly Cloudy
27°C to 31°C
20-05-2018
Torrential rain shower
27°C to 29°C
21-05-2018
Torrential rain shower
26°C to 26°C
22-05-2018
Light rain shower
26°C to 30°C
23-05-2018
Moderate or heavy rain shower
26°C to 30°C
24-05-2018
Moderate or heavy rain shower
25°C to 27°C
25-05-2018
Moderate or heavy rain shower
25°C to 28°C
26-05-2018
Light rain shower
26°C to 29°C
27-05-2018
Moderate or heavy rain shower
27°C to 29°C
28-05-2018
Light rain shower
27°C to 29°C
29-05-2018
Partly Cloudy
27°C to 30°C
30-05-2018
Partly Cloudy
27°C to 31°C
31-05-2018
Light rain shower
27°C to 31°C

Map: other cities in Sri Lanka in may

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

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Cities near Negombo:

Colombo in maytolerable weather
Kuliyapitiya in maytolerable weather
Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia in mayvery bad weather
Panadura in mayvery bad weather
Kurunegala in maytolerable weather
Kalutara in mayvery bad weather
Gampola in maytolerable weather
Kandy in maytolerable weather
Bentota in mayvery bad weather
Hatton in mayvery bad weather
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Weather data for Negombo in may:

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


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