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Boracay Weather – May

May is a still a good time to visit Boracay; however May brings mixed weather as the wet season approaches.

You can still expect clear sunny skies and sea breezes in the morning, with brief afternoon rain showers that become more frequent from the middle of May onwards.

May is one of the hottest months in Boracay when temperatures reach an average high of 33°C (91°F). Sea temperature rises to a warm 30°C (86°F).

May provides good conditions for water sports including scuba diving, wind surfing and kite surfing.

The west coast beaches are calm and best for swimming, while the more windy east coast beaches offer excellent conditions for wind surfing and kite surfing.

But by the end of the month you may find conditions starting to reverse as the seasons change, with the west coast beaches becoming windier and the east coast beaches becoming calmer.

Boracay – May Weather Averages

Ave Temp (°C) Temperature icon  28°C (82°F)
Ave High Temp (°C) Temperature icon  33°C (91°F)
Ave Low Temp (°C) temperature icon  25°C (77°F)
Sunshine (Hrs daily) sun icon  8 hours per day
Daylight (Hrs daily) 12  13 hours per day
Comfort Level High heat & humidity icon  Very high heat & 81% humidity
UV Index 11  Extreme
Days with some Rain umbrella icon  10 days
Ave Rainfall (mm) rain cloud  191mm
Sea Temp (°C) swimming icon  30°C (86°F)

Best time to visit the Boracay

The best time to visit Boracay is during the dry season from November to April. For the best weather, visit from February to April, when you can expect clear sunny skies and a cooling north-easterly wind with temperatures averaging 28°C (82°F).

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Note: Meteorological data is sourced from the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).

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Latest update: Boracay weather in May: 26 October, 2019

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