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Zanzibar weather in May 2020
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- 2929°C max day temperature
- 1616 days with some rainfall
- 2222°C min night temperature
- 1212 hours of daylight per day
- HHigh heat & humidity
- 254254 mm of monthly rainfall
- 1010 (Very High) UV index
- 2828°C sea temperature
The May weather guide for Zanzibar, Tanzania 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.
How hot is it in Zanzibar in May?
Daytime temperatures usually reach 29°C in Zanzibar in May with high heat and humidity, falling to 22°C at night.
How sunny is it in Zanzibar in May?
There are normally 6 hours of bright sunshine each day in Zanzibar in May - that's 53% of daylight hours.
How warm is the sea around Zanzibar in May?
The average sea temperature around Zanzibar in May is 28°C.
Does it rain in Zanzibar in May?
There are usually 16 days with some rain in Zanzibar in May and the average monthly rainfall is 254mm.
Zanzibar sunrise & sunset times for May 2020
Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Zanzibar in May 2020. Select a month to view Zanzibar sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.
|Date||Sunrise times||Sunset times|
|Friday, 1st May 2020||06:24||18:17|
|Saturday, 16th May 2020||06:25||18:14|
|Sunday, 31st May 2020||06:27||18:15|
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Metric (°C / mm) | Imperial (°F / inches)
Where's hot in Tanzania in May?
Below are average maximum temperatures at popular destinations in Tanzania in May. Select a destination to see more weather parameters.
- Dar es Salaam
- Ruaha National Park
- Lake Manyara
- Serengeti National Park
- Tarangire National Park
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