San Ignacio weather in May (Cayo, Belize)

Planning a trip to San Ignacio in May? Wondering if it's a favorable time for a visit? This page provides detailed information on the weather conditions for that month.

In May, the weather in San Ignacio typically experiences very high temperatures and moderate rainfall. Daytime temperatures hover around 35°C (show in °F), while nights can cool down to about 23°C. Remember, these are typical temperatures, and certain days could be even hotter. Ensure you wear appropriate clothing to handle the warmth.

San Ignacio in May usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 96 mm (show in inches) for the month. Rain is expected on roughly 7 days.

The weather is predominantly sunny, with an estimated total of around 250 hours of sunshine. This amount of sunlight does not only brightens the days but also contributes to a cheerful ambiance in the area during this month.

If you're looking for dry conditions and comfortable temperatures, May may not be the ideal month to visit San Ignacio. January and December typically offer the best weather. While April, May and August tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly weather and climate conditions, visit our specialized San Ignacio climate page with graphs.

 

San Ignacio, monthly averages in May

Show in Fahrenheit
Min Temperature 23.4°C  
Max Temperature 34.7°C  
Chance of Rain 22%  
Precipitation 96 mm  
Rainy days 7 days  
Sunshine 250 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Belmopan, Belize (34 KM, 21 Miles).

Where to go in Belize in May

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

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So, what should you wear in San Ignacio in May?

​ 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 in May.

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

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