Dumai weather in May (Sumatra, Indonesia)
Planning a trip to Dumai in May? This guide provides all the details you need.
In May, Dumai typically experiences
very high temperatures
and heavy rainfall.
Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 34°C (show in °F).
However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate 25°C.
While these temperatures are typical, some days might be even hotter. Always be prepared for the unexpected spikes in warmth. Dressing in lightweight and breathable outfits will help you stay cool. Don't forget to stay hydrated and wear sun protection to handle the heat better.
Dumai in May falls under the rainy season with heavy rainfall, averaging around 227 mm (show in inches) for the month. Typically around 15 days of rainfall is expected.
If you're looking for dry conditions and comfortable temperatures, May may not be the ideal month to visit Dumai. February and July typically offer the best circumstances. While January, March, April, May, August, September, October, November and December tend to showcase less optimal conditions.
For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Dumai climate page with graphs.
Dumai, monthly averages in May
Where to go in Indonesia in MayFind out more about the weather in Indonesia in May and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.
So, what should you wear in Dumai in May?It's going to be warm! Consider airy clothing, t-shirts, and other summer clothes. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool. However, there's a good chance of rain, so bring a raincoat just in case.
What To Do
We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in May.
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