Average Weather May in Kampala, Uganda

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Kampala in May is 18.0°C (64.4°F). May falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 257mm (10.1in). The average maximum temperature lies around 26.0°C (78.8°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and like sunbathing than this month is a great period to visit Kampala. It has 192 hours of sun.

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

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

Monthly Averages

Min Temperature 18.0 °C
Max Temperature 26.0 °C
Chance of Rain 56.7%
Precipitation 257.0mm
Rainy Days 17
Sunshine Hours 192

What To Do

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

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

More Climate Information For Kampala

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