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Weather in Playa del Carmen in May

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temperature
Temp

28° C

average

rain
Rain

7 mm

per month

sun
Sun

54 %

chance

humidity
Humidity

75 %

average

What’s the weather like in Playa del Carmen in May?

In May, Playa del Carmen experiences warm and tropical weather, making it an ideal destination for beach lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. The temperatures are high, and the sunshine is abundant, offering a perfect setting for holidaymakers.

Average daily temperatures

The average daily temperature in Playa del Carmen in May ranges from 24°C (75°F) to 30°C (86°F). It is advisable to dress in light and breathable clothing to stay comfortable in the heat. However, it is also a good idea to carry a light jacket or sweater for the evenings, as temperatures can cool down slightly.

Sunshine and rainfall

May is considered one of the sunniest months in Playa del Carmen, with an average of 10 hours of sunshine per day. The days are long and perfect for outdoor activities, whether it be lounging on the beach or exploring the natural beauty of the area.

While May is part of the dry season, there is still a chance of rainfall. The average rainfall for the month is around 61mm, but showers are usually brief and do not last long enough to disrupt outdoor plans.

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