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Tanta weather in May (Gharbia Governorate, Egypt)

What can you expect from the weather in Tanta during May? Wondering if it's an optimal time for a visit? This page provides detailed information on the weather conditions for that month.

Temperatures

In Tanta the weather in May is generally perfect, with very high temperatures and almost no rainfall. Daytime temperatures hover around 33°C, while nights can cool down to about 18°C.

While these temperatures are typical, some days might be even hotter. Always be prepared for the unexpected spikes in warmth. Dressing in lightweight and breathable outfits will help you stay cool. Don't forget to stay hydrated and wear sun protection to handle the heat better.

Precipitation

Tanta in May usually receives almost no rainfall, averaging around 1.1 mm for the month. Typically around 1 day of rainfall is expected.

Average sunshine

The days are predominantly sunny, with an estimated total of around 327 hours of sunshine. This amount of sunlight does not only brightens the days but also contributes to a cheerful ambiance in the area during this month.

So this is a great month to visit if you prefer dry days with pleasant temperatures. January, February, March, April, May, October, November and December typically offer the most optimal weather. In contrast, June, July and August tend to have less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Tanta climate page with graphs.

 

Tanta, monthly averages in May

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 18°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 33°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 2%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 1.1 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 1 day  
HumidityHumidity 56%  
SunshineSunshine 327 hours  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine  

Where to go in Egypt in May

Find out more about the weather in Egypt and which places have the best travel conditions in this month.

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Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in this month?

It's going to be warm! Consider airy clothing, t-shirts, and other summer clothes. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool.

What To Do

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

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

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