Average weather in May in Gamboa, Panama

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Gamboa in May is 25.6°C (78.08°F). May falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 227mm (8.9in). It rains on average a total of 15 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 31.0°C (87.8°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 110 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Gamboa should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in May look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in May

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 78 °F
Max Temperature 87 °F
Chance of Rain 50%
Precipitation 9 in
Rainy Days 15
Sunshine Hours 110
* Climate data from: Panama City, Panama (24 KM, 15 Miles).

Where to stay in Gamboa

Where to go in Panama in May

Find out more about the weather in Panama in May and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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).

What To Do

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

Swimming
7/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
7/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Gamboa

FRI Aug 12
81°F | 75°F
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

SAT Aug 13
83°F | 73°F
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

SUN Aug 14
85°F | 73°F
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

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