Burkina Faso temperatures in May

In Burkina Faso in May the average maximum daytime temperatures are very high and range from 35°C (94°F) in Gaoua to 41°C (106°F) in Dori. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 28°C (82°F) in Dori and 24°C (76°F) in Gaoua.

What is the temperature of the different cities in Burkina Faso in May?

Find the average daytime temperatures in May for the most popular destinations in Burkina Faso on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Very warm means maximum temperatures above 30ºC (86ºF). Warm: 22ºC (72ºF) to 30ºC (86ºF). Pleasant: 18ºC (64ºF) to 22ºC (72ºF) Moderate: 12ºC (54ºF) to 18ºC (64ºF). Cold: 2ºC (36ºF) to 12ºC (54ºF). Very cold: lower than 2ºC (36ºF)

  • What is the warmest city in May in Burkina Faso?
  • Dori tops the warmest city list in our database with average maximum daytime temperatures around 41°C (106°F) and a minimum nighttime temperature of around 28°C (82°F).

  • What is the coldest city in May in Burkina Faso?
  • The coldest city in May in Burkina Faso is Gaoua when we check our database. The maximum daytime temperatures are around 35°C (94°F) and minimum nighttime temperatures fall around 24°C (76°F).

  • How much sun does Burkina Faso get in May?
  • May is generally a sunny month with an average of 260 hours of sunshine in Ouagadougou during the whole month.

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