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

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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.

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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.

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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.


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
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