Machu Picchu weather in May 2019

  • 25°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Machu Picchu25
    25°C max day temperature
  • 8 hours of sunshine per day
  • 6 days with some rainfall in May in Machu Picchu6
    6 days with some rainfall
  • 11°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Machu Picchu11
    11°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in May in Machu Picchu12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in May in Machu Picchu0
    No heat & humidity
  • 23 mm monthly rainfall in May in Machu Picchu23
    23 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11 (Extreme) in May in Machu Picchu11
    11 (Extreme) UV index

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Expect 25°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 8 hours of sunshine per day in Machu Picchu in May. Check more long-term weather averages for Machu Picchu in May before you book your next holiday to Peru in 2019/2020.

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The May weather guide for Machu Picchu, Peru 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 Machu Picchu weather in May

The average maximum daytime temperature in Machu Picchu in May is a warm 25°C (77°F). The average night-time temperature is usually a cool 11°C (52°F). There are usually 8 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 66% of the 12 hours of daylight.

Expect 23mm (0.9 inches) of rainfall across the whole of May with 6 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be extreme (11 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

Machu Picchu sunrise & sunset times for May 2019

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Machu Picchu in May 2019. Select a month to view Machu Picchu sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st May 2019 05:58 17:36
Thursday, 2nd May 2019 05:58 17:36
Friday, 3rd May 2019 05:59 17:35
Saturday, 4th May 2019 05:59 17:35
Sunday, 5th May 2019 05:59 17:35
Monday, 6th May 2019 05:59 17:34
Tuesday, 7th May 2019 05:59 17:34
Wednesday, 8th May 2019 06:00 17:34
Thursday, 9th May 2019 06:00 17:33
Friday, 10th May 2019 06:00 17:33
Saturday, 11th May 2019 06:00 17:33
Sunday, 12th May 2019 06:01 17:32
Monday, 13th May 2019 06:01 17:32
Tuesday, 14th May 2019 06:01 17:32
Wednesday, 15th May 2019 06:01 17:32
Thursday, 16th May 2019 06:01 17:32
Friday, 17th May 2019 06:02 17:31
Saturday, 18th May 2019 06:02 17:31
Sunday, 19th May 2019 06:02 17:31
Monday, 20th May 2019 06:03 17:31
Tuesday, 21st May 2019 06:03 17:31
Wednesday, 22nd May 2019 06:03 17:31
Thursday, 23rd May 2019 06:03 17:30
Friday, 24th May 2019 06:04 17:30
Saturday, 25th May 2019 06:04 17:30
Sunday, 26th May 2019 06:04 17:30
Monday, 27th May 2019 06:05 17:30
Tuesday, 28th May 2019 06:05 17:30
Wednesday, 29th May 2019 06:05 17:30
Thursday, 30th May 2019 06:05 17:30
Friday, 31st May 2019 06:06 17:30
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