Nigeria weather in May 2019

  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Nigeria (Abuja)31
    31°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day (56% of daylight hours) in May in Nigeria7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 10 days with some rainfall in May in Nigeria (Abuja)10
    10 days with some rainfall
  • 22°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Nigeria (Abuja)22
    22°C min night temperature
  • 13 hours of daylight per day in May in Nigeria (Abuja)13
    13 hours of daylight per day
  • High heat & humidity in May in Nigeria (Abuja)H
    High heat & humidity
  • 148 mm monthly rainfall in May in Nigeria (Abuja)148
    148 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in May in Nigeria (Abuja)11
    11+ (Extreme) UV index

Going to Nigeria? Find the best month to visit Nigeria based on the weather.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Expect 31°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 7 hours of sunshine per day in Nigeria in May. Check more long-term weather averages for Nigeria in May before you book your next holiday to Nigeria in 2019/2020. The May weather averages shown above are for Abuja.

  • Save up to 60% on hotels with Priceline Express Deals
  • Search for cheap hotel deals by city or airport
  • Filter deals by star rating, price, amenities & hotel area

More about Nigeria

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

The May weather guide for Nigeria, represented by Abuja, 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.

Metric (°C / mm)  |  Imperial (°F / inches)

Guide to Nigeria weather in May

The average maximum daytime temperature in Nigeria in May is a hot 31°C (88°F) with high heat & humidity. The average night-time temperature is usually a warm 22°C (72°F). There are usually 7 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 56% of the 13 hours of daylight.

Expect 148mm (5.8 inches) of rainfall across the whole of May with 10 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be extreme (11+ UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The weather in Nigeria in May is represented by Abuja.

Nigeria sunrise & sunset times for May 2019

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

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec

Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st May 2019 06:14 18:41
Thursday, 2nd May 2019 06:14 18:41
Friday, 3rd May 2019 06:13 18:41
Saturday, 4th May 2019 06:13 18:41
Sunday, 5th May 2019 06:13 18:41
Monday, 6th May 2019 06:12 18:41
Tuesday, 7th May 2019 06:12 18:41
Wednesday, 8th May 2019 06:12 18:41
Thursday, 9th May 2019 06:12 18:42
Friday, 10th May 2019 06:11 18:42
Saturday, 11th May 2019 06:11 18:42
Sunday, 12th May 2019 06:11 18:42
Monday, 13th May 2019 06:11 18:42
Tuesday, 14th May 2019 06:11 18:42
Wednesday, 15th May 2019 06:10 18:43
Thursday, 16th May 2019 06:10 18:43
Friday, 17th May 2019 06:10 18:43
Saturday, 18th May 2019 06:10 18:43
Sunday, 19th May 2019 06:10 18:43
Monday, 20th May 2019 06:10 18:44
Tuesday, 21st May 2019 06:10 18:44
Wednesday, 22nd May 2019 06:10 18:44
Thursday, 23rd May 2019 06:09 18:44
Friday, 24th May 2019 06:09 18:44
Saturday, 25th May 2019 06:09 18:45
Sunday, 26th May 2019 06:09 18:45
Monday, 27th May 2019 06:09 18:45
Tuesday, 28th May 2019 06:09 18:45
Wednesday, 29th May 2019 06:09 18:46
Thursday, 30th May 2019 06:09 18:46
Friday, 31st May 2019 06:09 18:46
  • Find low prices on flights to Nigeria
  • Discover the cheapest price, airlines & flight times
  • Search for the best deals before you book

Back to top

More Nigeria destinations

All Nigeria destinations >>

All destinations (A to Z)

Can't see your chosen destination? Use our A to Z search to find your required the holiday weather guide:

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z  

Top ^