Average weather in May in Port Moresby (Papua Region), Papua New Guinea

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Port Moresby in May is 24.0°C (75.2°F). The amount of rain in May is normal with an average of 58mm (2.3in). It rains on average a total of 8 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 31.0°C (87.8°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Port Moresby with 212 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Port Moresby might want to wear dresses, tops, T-shirts and skirts made of cotton or linen. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool on a hot day. With a water temperature of around 28.0°C (82.4°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

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

Monthly Averages in May

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 75 °F
Max Temperature 87 °F
Water Temperature 82 °F
Chance of Rain 27%
Precipitation 2 in
Rainy Days 8
Sunshine Hours 212

 

Where to stay in Port Moresby

Where to go in Papua New Guinea in May

Find out more about the weather in Papua New Guinea in May and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

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

Swimming
10/10
Cycling
8/10
Walking
8/10
Barbeque
10/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
8/10

Weather Forecasts for Port Moresby (Papua Region)

MON   Nov 28
89°F | 77°F
SW 8 mph
0.28 in
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

TUE   Nov 29
89°F | 74°F
S 10 mph
1.71 in
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

WED   Nov 30
87°F | 74°F
SW 10 mph
0.34 in
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

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