Galapagos Climate – May Weather in the Galapagos Islands


Best month to visit the Galapagos Islands!

The best month to visit the Galapagos Islands is May. The Galapagos Islands are all green and even Palo Santo trees begin to shed their foliage.
 

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Palo Santo trees begin to shed their leaves in May.

 
In May, large flocks of Audobon or Galapagos Shearwaters can be spotted on the water during day-time navigations. North Seymour’s Blue-footed Boobies begin their courtship. Sea turtles are still hatching on Gardner Bay, Punta Cormorant, and Puerto Egas. Most of the Galapagos marine iguanas eggs hatch from nests on Santa Cruz.

May
 in the Galapagos:

 

Blue-footed boobies courtship dance
Blue-footed Boobies begin their courtship.
Galapagos Sea Turtles hatching
Sea Turtles are still hatching in May.

 

Eggs of Land Iguanas begin to hatch
Eggs of Galapagos Land Iguanas are mostly hatched in May on Santa Cruz Island.
Waved Albatross Egg
Waved Albatross begin to lay their eggs.

 

Temperatures for Galapagos Islands in May:

Average Low: Average High: Water Temperature: Average Rainfall:
72°F 82°F 74°F 0.75 inches

 
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