Santo Domingo de los Colorados weather in May (Ecuador)

How is the weather in Santo Domingo de los Colorados in May? Check out this comprehensive weather guide.

In May, Santo Domingo de los Colorados typically experiences high temperatures and heavy rainfall. Throughout the day, temperatures typically settle at around 27°C. But by evening, they drop to around 20°C.

Santo Domingo de los Colorados in May falls under the rainy season with heavy rainfall, averaging around 302 mm for the month. When we look at the climate data from the last 30 years, we can expect around 25 days of rain.

The area experiences a moderate amount of sunshine, with approximately 165 hours of sunlight expected. This makes it neither too gloomy nor overly bright.

If you're looking for dry conditions and comfortable temperatures, May may not be the ideal month to visit Santo Domingo de los Colorados. June, July, August, September and October generally stand out with the best circumstances. While January, February, March, April, May and December tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Santo Domingo de los Colorados climate page with graphs.

 

Santo Domingo de los Colorados, monthly averages in May

Min Temperature 20°C  
Max Temperature 27°C  
Chance of Rain 85%  
Precipitation 302 mm  
Rainy days 25 days  
Humidity 80% *  
Sunshine 165 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Quito, Ecuador (74 KM, 46 Miles).

Where to go in Ecuador in May

Find out more about the weather in Ecuador 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°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in Santo Domingo de los Colorados 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
7/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

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