Guaillabamba weather in May (Ecuador)

Planning a trip to Guaillabamba 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, Guaillabamba typically experiences moderate temperatures and heavy rainfall. Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 18°C. However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate 9°C.

Guaillabamba in May falls under the rainy season with heavy rainfall, averaging around 242 mm for the month. When we look at the climate data from the last 30 years, we can expect around 15 days of rain.

The area experiences a moderate amount of sunshine, with approximately 165 hours of sunlight expected. This makes it neither too gloomy nor overly bright.

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

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

 

Guaillabamba, monthly averages in May

Min Temperature 9°C  
Max Temperature 18°C  
Chance of Rain 51%  
Precipitation 242 mm  
Rainy days 15 days  
Humidity 80% *  
Windspeed *  
Sunshine 165 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Quito, Ecuador (17 KM, 10 Miles).

Where to go in Ecuador in May

Find out more about the weather in Ecuador 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 Guaillabamba in May?

For visitors traveling to Guaillabamba, 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
6/10
Cycling
5/10
Walking
5/10
Camping
3/10

Interested in more climate information?

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