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Ouarzazate weather in May (Souss-Massa-Draa, Morocco)

Planning a trip to Ouarzazate in May? This guide provides all the details you need.

Temperatures

In Ouarzazate the weather in May is generally perfect, with high temperatures and almost no rainfall. Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 30°C. However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate 14°C. Keep in mind, these temperatures are averages, and some days might be even warmer. Dress suitably to manage the heat.

Precipitation

Ouarzazate in May usually receives almost no rainfall, averaging around 4.4 mm for the month. Delving into the climate records from the past 30 years, one can predict that nearly 3 days of the month will see rainfall.

Average sunshine

With around 333 hours of sunshine, the days are mostly sunny. It gives a pleasant and vibrant feel to the area.

So this is a great month to visit if you prefer dry days with pleasant temperatures. February, March, April, May, September, October, November and December typically offer the most optimal weather. In contrast, July and August tend to have less optimal conditions.

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

 

Ouarzazate, monthly averages in May

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 14°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 30°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 9%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 4.4 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 3 days  
HumidityHumidity 36%  
SunshineSunshine 333 hours  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine  

Where to go in Morocco in May

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

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Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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.

What To Do

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

Swimming
10/10
Cycling
8/10
Walking
8/10
Barbeque
10/10
Camping
10/10
Outdoor sports
8/10

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