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Ishigaki Island weather in May (Okinawa, Japan)

How is the weather in Ishigaki Island in May? Check out this comprehensive weather guide.

Temperatures

In May, Ishigaki Island generally has high temperatures and heavy rainfall. Throughout the day, temperatures typically settle at around 28°C. But by evening, they drop to around 25°C.

Precipitation

Ishigaki Island in May usually receives heavy rainfall, averaging around 176 mm for the month. Rain is expected on roughly 22 days.

Average sunshine

The city usually sees around 165 hours of sunlight, indicating a moderately sunny period.

If you're a fan of comfortable temperatures and drier conditions, May is a great time to visit. January, February, March, April, May, June, October, November and December generally stand out with the best circumstances. While August tends to showcase less optimal conditions.

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

 

Ishigaki Island, monthly averages in May

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 25°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 28°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 74%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 176 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 22 days  
HumidityHumidity 79%  
SunshineSunshine 165 hours  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine  

Where to go in Japan in May

Find out more about the weather in Japan and which places have the best travel 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 this month?

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.

Swimming
7/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

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