Weather in May in Guadeloupe

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in May in Guadeloupe. Is this month a good time to go to Guadeloupe? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Guadeloupe in May?

The weather in Guadeloupe in May ranges from tolerable to perfect depending on the destination.

You can expect very warm maximum average daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F) and nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) in Saint-François. These night and day temperatures are an average and some days may be even warmer. So be prepared and bring light clothes.

May is a rainy month with an average rainfall around 148mm (5.8inch) in Saint-François. It is also generally a sunny month with an average of 245 hours of sunshine in Saint-François during the whole month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Guadeloupe.

Where to go in Guadeloupe in May

Find the average weather conditions in May for the most popular destinations in Guadeloupe on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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).

Popular destinations in Guadeloupe

What is the weather like in May for the 5 most popular destinations in Guadeloupe?

Average weather in Saint-François

In May Saint-François generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Saint-François
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
30°C / 86°F 
22°C / 71°F 
240 hours 
123mm / 4.8inch 
11 days 
31°C / 88°F 
23°C / 73°F 
245 hours 
148mm / 5.8inch 
14 days 
June   >> June
>>  
31°C / 88°F 
24°C / 75°F 
237 hours 
118mm / 4.6inch 
13 days 
Climate in Saint-François

Average weather in Sainte-Anne

In May Sainte-Anne generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Sainte-Anne
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
30°C / 86°F 
22°C / 71°F 
240 hours 
123mm / 4.8inch 
11 days 
31°C / 88°F 
23°C / 73°F 
245 hours 
148mm / 5.8inch 
14 days 
June   >> June
>>  
31°C / 88°F 
24°C / 75°F 
237 hours 
118mm / 4.6inch 
13 days 
Climate in Sainte-Anne

Average weather in Le Gosier

In May Le Gosier generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Le Gosier
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
30°C / 86°F 
22°C / 71°F 
240 hours 
123mm / 4.8inch 
11 days 
31°C / 88°F 
23°C / 73°F 
245 hours 
148mm / 5.8inch 
14 days 
June   >> June
>>  
31°C / 88°F 
24°C / 75°F 
237 hours 
118mm / 4.6inch 
13 days 
Climate in Le Gosier

Average weather in Deshaies

In May Deshaies generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Deshaies
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
30°C / 86°F 
22°C / 71°F 
240 hours 
123mm / 4.8inch 
11 days 
31°C / 88°F 
23°C / 73°F 
245 hours 
148mm / 5.8inch 
14 days 
June   >> June
>>  
31°C / 88°F 
24°C / 75°F 
237 hours 
118mm / 4.6inch 
13 days 
Climate in Deshaies

Average weather in Le Moule

In May Le Moule generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Le Moule
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
30°C / 86°F 
22°C / 71°F 
240 hours 
123mm / 4.8inch 
11 days 
31°C / 88°F 
23°C / 73°F 
245 hours 
148mm / 5.8inch 
14 days 
June   >> June
>>  
31°C / 88°F 
24°C / 75°F 
237 hours 
118mm / 4.6inch 
13 days 
Climate in Le Moule

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Is May the best time to go to Guadeloupe?

In our opinion May is a good time to visit Guadeloupe with commonly tolerable weather in Saint-François. However, the weather conditions may vary depending on your destination.

On average the best time to visit Guadeloupe is in January and February with generally perfect weather in Saint-François. The worst months are August, September, October and November that can have poor weather conditions.

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