Average Weather in May in Abū al Maţāmīr Egypt
Daily high temperatures increase by 6°F, from 83°F to 89°F, rarely falling below 75°F or exceeding 98°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 6°F, from 58°F to 65°F, rarely falling below 53°F or exceeding 69°F.
For reference, on August 7, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Abū al Maţāmīr typically range from 73°F to 93°F, while on January 28, the coldest day of the year, they range from 46°F to 66°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 Abū al Maţāmīr experiences rapidly decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 24% to 11%.
The clearest day of the month is May 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 89% of the time.
For reference, on December 9, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 31%, while on July 1, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 100%.
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 Abū al Maţāmīr, the chance of a wet day over the course of May is essentially constant, remaining around 1% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 7% on December 27, and its lowest chance is 0% on July 12.
Probability of Precipitation in May
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during May in Abū al Maţāmīr is essentially constant, remaining about 0.0 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.2 inches or falling below -0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in May
Over the course of May in Abū al Maţāmīr, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 38 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 15 seconds, and weekly increase of 8 minutes, 46 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is May 1, with 13 hours, 23 minutes of daylight and the longest day is May 31, with 14 hours, 1 minute of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in May
The latest sunrise of the month in Abū al Maţāmīr is 5:15 AM on May 1 and the earliest sunrise is 18 minutes earlier at 4:56 AM on May 31.
The earliest sunset is 6:38 PM on May 1 and the latest sunset is 19 minutes later at 6:57 PM on May 31.
Daylight saving time is not observed in Abū al Maţāmīr during 2021.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 4:56 AM and sets 14 hours, 9 minutes later, at 7:05 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:53 AM and sets 10 hours, 9 minutes later, at 5:01 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in May
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for May 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in May
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Abū al Maţāmīr is increasing during May, rising from 0% to 6% over the course of the month.
For reference, on August 14, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 72% of the time, while on December 19, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% 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 Abū al Maţāmīr is essentially constant during May, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 9.8 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on July 1, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 10.3 miles per hour, while on October 22, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.7 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during May is 9.7 miles per hour on May 26.
Average Wind Speed in May
The hourly average wind direction in Abū al Maţāmīr throughout May is predominantly from the north, with a peak proportion of 66% on May 31.
Wind Direction in May
Abū al Maţāmīr 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 Abū al Maţāmīr is increasing during May, rising by 5°F, from 67°F to 72°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in May
Temperatures in Abū al Maţāmīr 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 Abū al Maţāmīr are rapidly increasing during May, increasing by 678°F, from 1,259°F to 1,937°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in May
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Abū al Maţāmīr is gradually increasing during May, rising by 0.8 kWh, from 7.3 kWh to 8.1 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in May
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Abū al Maţāmīr are 30.910 deg latitude, 30.174 deg longitude, and 0 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Abū al Maţāmīr is essentially flat, with a maximum elevation change of 36 feet and an average elevation above sea level of -3 feet. Within 10 miles is essentially flat (200 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (879 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Abū al Maţāmīr is covered by cropland (94%), within 10 miles by cropland (98%), and within 50 miles by cropland (45%) and bare soil (28%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Abū al Maţāmīr, 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 are 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Abū al Maţāmīr.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Abū al Maţāmīr according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Abū al Maţāmīr is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Abū al Maţāmīr and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Alexandria / Nouzha Airport (54%, 37 kilometers, northwest); Alexandria Borg El Arab Airport (39%, 46 kilometers, west); and Cairo International Airport (7%, 147 kilometers, southeast).
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .