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Weather Averages for Ocho Rios in May
Averages for Ocho Rios in May
The temperatures and humidity begin to rise in Ocho Rios, Jamaica in May, with the hot and wet summer season just around the corner. During this month you can expect temperatures to reach a sizzling 30°C, so make sure you come prepared and pack plenty of light clothing to avoid sunburn. The evenings cool down slightly to 25°C, which means you can happily leave your jacket at home. Ocho Rios experiences an average of 12 rainy days in May, so it’s almost certain that you’ll get a few showers during your stay.
If you’re into fashion, you won’t want to miss the chance to see Jamaica’s Style Week. Held in Kingston at the end of May, this event is attended by fashion and glamour enthusiasts, models and even celebrities who come for the fashion shows, cocktail receptions and fabulous parties.
Island Village is Ocho Rios’s newest shopping and entertainment attraction. Here you can find almost everything you could think of, including bars, restaurants, shops, horse riding, diving, snorkelling, windsurfing, sightseeing and even swimming with dolphins.
Coyaba River Garden and Museum is a great place for the whole family to spend the day. The gardens are some of the most beautiful and well-kept in Jamaica and the museum is packed with fascinating facts and information about the island’s history. Don’t forget to take your camera – there will be a photo opportunity everywhere you turn.
The ideally located Village Hotel can be found just a short distance from the beach, water sport facilities, shopping centres and entertainment. Here you’ll find a fantastic selection of rooms to suit all budgets and sizes – whether you’re a couple on a romantic break, or a family of 6 on an early summer holiday.