Average Weather during May in Panama City (Panama), Panama

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Panama City in May is 24.0°C (75.2°F). May falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 207mm (8.1in). Be prepared May is also the hottest month. The average maximum temperature lies around 30.0°C (86°F). During the night it can be very warm and sticky. With a water temperature of around 28.0°C (82.4°F), this is a great month to swim. You will see the sun occasionally during this month, it has 188 hours of sun.

So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Panama City 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.

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

Monthly Averages

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 75 °F
Max Temperature 86 °F
Water Temperature 82 °F
Chance of Rain 70%
Precipitation 8 in
Rainy Days 21
Sunshine Hours 188

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

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