Mauritius weather in May

Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in May in Mauritius. Is this month a good time to go to Mauritius? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Mauritius in May?

The weather conditions in Mauritius in May vary from pleasant to perfect depending on the destination.

During May in Mauritius the average maximum daytime temperatures are high and range from 23°C (73°F) in Flic-en-Flac to 29°C (84°F) in Port Louis.

Precipitation in May varies from moderate in Port Louis with an average of 46mm (1.8inch) of rainfall to high in Bel Ombre with 145mm (5.7inch).

Where to go in Mauritius in May

Find the average weather conditions in May for the most popular destinations in Mauritius 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 Mauritius

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

Average weather in Flic-en-Flac

In May Flic-en-Flac generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 23°C (73°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 20°C (68°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Flic-en-Flac
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
25°C / 77°F 
21°C / 70°F 
173mm / 6.8inch 
23°C / 73°F 
20°C / 68°F 
123mm / 4.8inch 
June   >> June
>>  
22°C / 72°F 
18°C / 64°F 
95mm / 3.7inch 
Climate in Flic-en-Flac

Average weather in Grand Baie

In May Grand Baie generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 23°C (73°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 20°C (67°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Grand Baie
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
25°C / 77°F 
21°C / 70°F 
175mm / 6.9inch 
23°C / 73°F 
20°C / 67°F 
123mm / 4.8inch 
June   >> June
>>  
22°C / 72°F 
18°C / 64°F 
100mm / 3.9inch 
Climate in Grand Baie

Average weather in Port Mathurin

In May Port Mathurin generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 28°C (82°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 22°C (71°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Port Mathurin
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
<<  
29°C / 84°F 
23°C / 73°F 
244 hours 
118mm / 4.6inch 
13 days 
28°C / 82°F 
22°C / 71°F 
245 hours 
79mm / 3.1inch 
12 days 
June   >> June
>>  
26°C / 79°F 
20°C / 69°F 
221 hours 
78mm / 3.1inch 
13 days 
Climate in Port Mathurin

Average weather in Bel Ombre

In May Bel Ombre generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 27°C (81°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Bel Ombre
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
28°C / 82°F 
24°C / 75°F 
190mm / 7.5inch 
27°C / 81°F 
23°C / 73°F 
145mm / 5.7inch 
June   >> June
>>  
26°C / 79°F 
22°C / 72°F 
119mm / 4.7inch 
Climate in Bel Ombre

Average weather in Port Louis

In May Port Louis generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (84°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 21°C (70°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Port Louis
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 
23°C / 73°F 
241 hours 
90mm / 3.5inch 
7 days 
29°C / 84°F 
21°C / 70°F 
250 hours 
46mm / 1.8inch 
6 days 
June   >> June
>>  
27°C / 81°F 
20°C / 68°F 
211 hours 
23mm / 0.9inch 
4 days 
Climate in Port Louis

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Is May the best time to go to Mauritius?

In our opinion May is a good time to visit Mauritius with commonly pleasant weather in Flic-en-Flac.

On average the best time to visit Mauritius is in June, July, August, September, October and November with generally perfect weather in Flic-en-Flac. The worst months are January, February and March that can have unpleasant weather conditions.

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