Northern Territory weather in May 2019

  • 32°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Northern Territory (Darwin)32
    32°C max day temperature
  • 10 hours of sunshine per day
  • 6 days with some rainfall in May in Northern Territory (Darwin)6
    6 days with some rainfall
  • 22°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Northern Territory (Darwin)22
    22°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in May in Northern Territory (Darwin)12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • High heat & humidity in May in Northern Territory (Darwin)H
    High heat & humidity
  • 20 mm monthly rainfall in May in Northern Territory (Darwin)20
    20 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 10 (Very High) in May in Northern Territory (Darwin)10
    10 (Very High) UV index
  • 29°C sea temperature in May in Northern Territory (Darwin)29
    29°C sea temperature

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Expect 32°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 10 hours of sunshine per day in Northern Territory in May. Check more long-term weather averages for Northern Territory in May before you book your next holiday to Northern Territory in 2019/2020. The May weather averages shown above are for Darwin.

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The May weather guide for Northern Territory, represented by Darwin, 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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Guide to Northern Territory weather in May

The average maximum daytime temperature in Northern Territory in May is a hot 32°C (90°F) with high heat & humidity. The average night-time temperature is usually a warm 22°C (72°F). There are usually 10 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 82% of the 12 hours of daylight.

Expect 20mm (0.8 inches) of rainfall across the whole of May with 6 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be very high (10 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Northern Territory in May is 29°C (84°F).

The weather in Northern Territory in May is represented by Darwin.

Northern Territory sunrise & sunset times for May 2019

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Northern Territory in May 2019. Select a month to view Northern Territory sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Northern Territory sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Darwin.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st May 2019 06:54 18:34
Thursday, 2nd May 2019 06:54 18:33
Friday, 3rd May 2019 06:54 18:33
Saturday, 4th May 2019 06:54 18:33
Sunday, 5th May 2019 06:54 18:32
Monday, 6th May 2019 06:55 18:32
Tuesday, 7th May 2019 06:55 18:32
Wednesday, 8th May 2019 06:55 18:31
Thursday, 9th May 2019 06:55 18:31
Friday, 10th May 2019 06:55 18:31
Saturday, 11th May 2019 06:56 18:30
Sunday, 12th May 2019 06:56 18:30
Monday, 13th May 2019 06:56 18:30
Tuesday, 14th May 2019 06:56 18:30
Wednesday, 15th May 2019 06:57 18:29
Thursday, 16th May 2019 06:57 18:29
Friday, 17th May 2019 06:57 18:29
Saturday, 18th May 2019 06:57 18:29
Sunday, 19th May 2019 06:58 18:29
Monday, 20th May 2019 06:58 18:28
Tuesday, 21st May 2019 06:58 18:28
Wednesday, 22nd May 2019 06:58 18:28
Thursday, 23rd May 2019 06:59 18:28
Friday, 24th May 2019 06:59 18:28
Saturday, 25th May 2019 06:59 18:28
Sunday, 26th May 2019 06:59 18:28
Monday, 27th May 2019 07:00 18:28
Tuesday, 28th May 2019 07:00 18:28
Wednesday, 29th May 2019 07:00 18:28
Thursday, 30th May 2019 07:00 18:28
Friday, 31st May 2019 07:01 18:28
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