Average weather in May in Newcastle, Jamaica

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Newcastle in May is 22.0°C (71.6°F). The amount of rain in May is high with an average of 138mm (5.4in). It rains on average a total of 6 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 30.0°C (86°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Newcastle with 257 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Newcastle 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. With a water temperature of around 28.0°C (82.4°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

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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 Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 22 °C
Max Temperature 30 °C
Water Temperature 28 °C
Chance of Rain 20%
Precipitation 138mm
Rainy Days 6
Sunshine Hours 257
* Climate data from: Kingston, Jamaica (16 KM, 10 Miles).

Where to stay in Newcastle

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What To Do

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

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Newcastle

TUE Jun 28
32°C | 24°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

WED Jun 29
32°C | 24°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

THU Jun 30
31°C | 24°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

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