Average Weather during May in Manila (Luzon), Philippines

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Manila in May is 24.0°C (75.2°F). The amount of rain in May is high with an average of 113mm (4.4in). The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 34.0°C (93.2°F). This makes May the hottest month of the year. If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Manila with 223 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Manila should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in May look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 75 °F
Max Temperature 93 °F
Chance of Rain 30%
Precipitation 4 in
Rainy Days 9
Sunshine Hours 223

Where to stay in Manila

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in .

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

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