Cartagena weather in May 2021

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  • 32°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Cartagena32
    32°C max day temperature
  • 6 hours of sunshine per day
  • 10 days with some rainfall in May in Cartagena10
    10 days with some rainfall
  • 25°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Cartagena25
    25°C min night temperature
  • 13 hours of daylight per day in May in Cartagena13
    13 hours of daylight per day
  • Very high heat & humidity in May in CartagenaVH
    Very High heat & humidity
  • 102 mm monthly rainfall in May in Cartagena102
    102 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in May in Cartagena11
    11+ (Extreme) UV index
  • 28°C sea temperature in May in Cartagena28
    28°C sea temperature
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The May weather guide for Cartagena, Colombia shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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How hot is it in Cartagena in May?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 32°C in Cartagena in May with very high heat and humidity, falling to 25°C at night.

How sunny is it in Cartagena in May?

There are normally 6 hours of bright sunshine each day in Cartagena in May - that's 48% of daylight hours.

How warm is the sea around Cartagena in May?

The average sea temperature around Cartagena in May is 28°C.

Does it rain in Cartagena in May?

There are usually 10 days with some rain in Cartagena in May and the average monthly rainfall is 102mm.

Cartagena sunrise & sunset times for May 2021

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Cartagena in May 2021. Select a month to view Cartagena sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Saturday, 1st May 2021 05:44 18:14
Sunday, 16th May 2021 05:40 18:17
Monday, 31st May 2021 05:39 18:21
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