Average Weather in May in Puerta de Mangos Mexico
Daily high temperatures are around 91°F, rarely falling below 88°F or exceeding 95°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 8°F, from 64°F to 72°F, rarely falling below 59°F or exceeding 77°F.
For reference, on August 3, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Puerta de Mangos typically range from 79°F to 92°F, while on January 22, the coldest day of the year, they range from 59°F to 85°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in May
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on May. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in May
The month of May in Puerta de Mangos experiences decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 39% to 29%. The lowest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 28% on May 27.
The clearest day of the month is May 27, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 72% of the time.
For reference, on September 4, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 92%, while on May 27, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 72%.
Cloud Cover Categories in May
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Puerta de Mangos, the chance of a wet day over the course of May is rapidly increasing, starting the month at 1% and ending it at 8%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 85% on August 24, and its lowest chance is 1% on April 5.
Probability of Precipitation in May
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during May in Puerta de Mangos is rapidly increasing, starting the month at 0.1 inches, when it rarely exceeds 0.1 inches or falls below -0.0 inches, and ending the month at 1.3 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.1 inches or falls below 0.1 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in May
Over the course of May in Puerta de Mangos, the length of the day is gradually increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 25 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 50 seconds, and weekly increase of 5 minutes, 49 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is May 1, with 12 hours, 57 minutes of daylight and the longest day is May 31, with 13 hours, 22 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in May
The latest sunrise of the month in Puerta de Mangos is 6:30 AM on May 1 and the earliest sunrise is 12 minutes earlier at 6:18 AM on May 31.
The earliest sunset is 7:27 PM on May 1 and the latest sunset is 13 minutes later at 7:40 PM on May 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Puerta de Mangos during 2019, but it neither starts nor ends during May, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 6:19 AM and sets 13 hours, 28 minutes later, at 7:46 PM, while on December 22, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:35 AM and sets 10 hours, 49 minutes later, at 5:24 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in May
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Puerta de Mangos is very rapidly increasing during May, rising from 60% to 88% over the course of the month.
For reference, on August 25, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 100% of the time, while on January 24, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 23% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in May
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Puerta de Mangos is essentially constant during May, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 6.5 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on June 2, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.7 miles per hour, while on July 25, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.3 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in May
The hourly average wind direction in Puerta de Mangos throughout May is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 72% on May 31.
Wind Direction in May
Puerta de Mangos is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in Puerta de Mangos is gradually increasing during May, rising by 3°F, from 78°F to 82°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in May
Temperatures in Puerta de Mangos are sufficiently warm year round that it is not entirely meaningful to discuss the growing season in these terms. We nevertheless include the chart below as an illustration of the distribution of temperatures experienced throughout the year.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in May
The average accumulated growing degree days in Puerta de Mangos are very rapidly increasing during May, increasing by 911°F, from 2,999°F to 3,910°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in May
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Puerta de Mangos is essentially constant during May, remaining within 0.1 kWh of 7.3 kWh throughout.
The highest average daily incident shortwave solar energy during May is 7.4 kWh on May 23.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in May
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Puerta de Mangos are 21.719 deg latitude, -105.335 deg longitude, and 20 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Puerta de Mangos is essentially flat, with a maximum elevation change of 56 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 22 feet. Within 10 miles is essentially flat (344 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (7,677 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Puerta de Mangos is covered by cropland (96%), within 10 miles by cropland (80%), and within 50 miles by water (43%) and trees (27%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Puerta de Mangos year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There is only a single weather station, Amado Nervo International Airport, in our network suitable to be used as a proxy for the historical temperature and dew point records of Puerta de Mangos.
At a distance of 61 kilometers from Puerta de Mangos, closer than our threshold of 150 kilometers, this station is deemed sufficiently nearby to be relied upon as our primary source for temperature and dew point records.
The station records are corrected for the elevation difference between the station and Puerta de Mangos according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
Please note that the station records themselves may additionally have been back-filled using other nearby stations or the MERRA-2 reanalysis.
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .