Weather in the Dominican Republic in May 2018

Expect 30°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 8 hours of sunshine per day in Dominican Republic in May. Check more long-term weather averages for Dominican Republic in May before you book your next holiday to Dominican Republic in 2018. The May weather averages shown below are for Punta Cana.

Key weather averages for Dominican Republic in May

  • 30°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Dominican Republic (Punta Cana)30
    30°C max day temperature
  • 8 hours of sunshine per day (61% of daylight hours) in May in Dominican Republic8
    8 hours of sunshine per day
  • 13 days with some rainfall in May in Dominican Republic (Punta Cana)13
    13 days with some rainfall
  • 23°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Dominican Republic (Punta Cana)23
    23°C min night temperature
  • 13 hours of daylight per day in May in Dominican Republic (Punta Cana)13
    13 hours of daylight per day
  • High heat & humidity in May in Dominican Republic (Punta Cana)H
    High heat & humidity
  • 131 mm monthly rainfall in May in Dominican Republic (Punta Cana)131
    131 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in May in Dominican Republic (Punta Cana)11
    11+ (Extreme) UV index
  • 27°C sea temperature in May in Dominican Republic (Punta Cana)27
    27°C sea temperature

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Guide to Dominican Republic weather in May

The average maximum daytime temperature in Dominican Republic in May is a hot 30°C (86°F) with high heat & humidity. The average night-time temperature is usually a warm 23°C (73°F). There are usually 8 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 61% of the 13 hours of daylight.

Expect 131mm (5.2 inches) of rainfall across the whole of May with 13 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be extreme (11+ UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Dominican Republic in May is 27°C (81°F).

The weather in Dominican Republic in May is represented by Punta Cana.

Dominican Republic sunrise & sunset times for May 2018

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Dominican Republic in May 2018. Select a month to view Dominican Republic sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Dominican Republic sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Punta Cana.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Tuesday, 1st May 2018 06:06 18:55
Wednesday, 2nd May 2018 06:06 18:56
Thursday, 3rd May 2018 06:05 18:56
Friday, 4th May 2018 06:04 18:56
Saturday, 5th May 2018 06:04 18:57
Sunday, 6th May 2018 06:03 18:57
Monday, 7th May 2018 06:03 18:57
Tuesday, 8th May 2018 06:03 18:58
Wednesday, 9th May 2018 06:02 18:58
Thursday, 10th May 2018 06:02 18:58
Friday, 11th May 2018 06:01 18:59
Saturday, 12th May 2018 06:01 18:59
Sunday, 13th May 2018 06:00 18:59
Monday, 14th May 2018 06:00 19:00
Tuesday, 15th May 2018 06:00 19:00
Wednesday, 16th May 2018 05:59 19:01
Thursday, 17th May 2018 05:59 19:01
Friday, 18th May 2018 05:59 19:01
Saturday, 19th May 2018 05:58 19:02
Sunday, 20th May 2018 05:58 19:02
Monday, 21st May 2018 05:58 19:02
Tuesday, 22nd May 2018 05:58 19:03
Wednesday, 23rd May 2018 05:57 19:03
Thursday, 24th May 2018 05:57 19:04
Friday, 25th May 2018 05:57 19:04
Saturday, 26th May 2018 05:57 19:04
Sunday, 27th May 2018 05:57 19:05
Monday, 28th May 2018 05:57 19:05
Tuesday, 29th May 2018 05:57 19:05
Wednesday, 30th May 2018 05:56 19:06
Thursday, 31st May 2018 05:56 19:06
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