Captain Cook weather in May (Hawaii, United States of America)

How is the weather in Captain Cook in May? Wondering if it's an optimal time for a visit? This page provides detailed information on the weather conditions for that month.

In May, Captain Cook generally has high temperatures and heavy rainfall. Throughout the day, temperatures typically settle at around 22°C. But by evening, they drop to around 17°C.

Captain Cook in May falls under the rainy season with heavy rainfall, averaging around 393 mm for the month. Based on our climate data of the past 30 years, about 18 days of rain are anticipated.

With around 275 hours of sunshine, the days are mostly sunny. It gives a pleasant and vibrant feel to the area.

If you're looking for dry conditions and comfortable temperatures, May may not be the ideal month to visit Captain Cook. January generally stands out with the best circumstances. While March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

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

 

Captain Cook, monthly averages in May

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 17°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 22°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 61%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 393 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 18 days  
SunshineSunshine 275 hours *  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Kailua-Kona, the United States of America (18 KM, 11 Miles).

Where to go in the United States of America in May

Find out more about the weather in the United States of America in May and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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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 Captain Cook in May?

For visitors traveling to Captain Cook, we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes.

What To Do

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

Swimming
7/10
Camping
6/10

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