Northern Mariana Islands weather in May

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

What is the weather like in Northern Mariana Islands in May?

The weather conditions in Northern Mariana Islands in May are generally pleasant.

You can expect very warm maximum average daytime temperatures of around 31°C (88°F) and nighttime temperatures around 26°C (78°F) in Garapan. These night and day temperatures are average and some days may be even warmer. So be prepared and dress for the heat.

May is a moderate rainy month with an average rainfall of around 78mm (3.1inch) in Garapan.

Where to go in Northern Mariana Islands in May

Find the average weather conditions in May for the most popular destinations in Northern Mariana Islands 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 Northern Mariana Islands

What is the weather like in May for the 2 most popular destinations in Northern Mariana Islands?

Average weather in Garapan

In May Garapan generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 26°C (78°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Garapan
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
31°C / 87°F 
25°C / 77°F 
68mm / 2.7inch 
17 days 
31°C / 88°F 
26°C / 78°F 
78mm / 3.1inch 
18 days 
June   >> June
>>  
31°C / 89°F 
26°C / 79°F 
110mm / 4.3inch 
20 days 
Climate in Garapan

Average weather in Saipan

In May Saipan generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 26°C (78°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Saipan
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
31°C / 87°F 
25°C / 77°F 
68mm / 2.7inch 
17 days 
31°C / 88°F 
26°C / 78°F 
78mm / 3.1inch 
18 days 
June   >> June
>>  
31°C / 89°F 
26°C / 79°F 
110mm / 4.3inch 
20 days 
Climate in Saipan

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Is May the best time to go to Northern Mariana Islands?

In our opinion May is a good time to visit Northern Mariana Islands with commonly pleasant weather in Garapan. However, the weather conditions may vary depending on your destination.

On average the best time to visit Northern Mariana Islands is in January, February and March with generally perfect weather in Garapan. The worst months are August, September and October that can have poor weather conditions.

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