May weather forecast and climate
El Calafate, Argentina

May, the last month of the autumn, in El Calafate, is another chilly month, with average temperature ranging between min 0.2°C (32.4°F) and max 7.7°C (45.9°F).

Temperature

In El Calafate, the average high-temperature is 7.7°C (45.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 0.2°C (32.4°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 70%.

Rainfall

May is the month with the most rainfall in El Calafate. Rain falls for 8 days and accumulates 30.6mm (1.2") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in El Calafate are January, March through October.

Daylight

In El Calafate, the average length of the day in May is 8.9h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 3.7h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in El Calafate, Argentina, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
In May, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in May in El Calafate?

The average high-temperature, in May, in El Calafate, is 7.7°C (45.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 0.2°C (32.4°F).

What is the average humidity in May in El Calafate?

The average relative humidity in May in El Calafate is 70%.

How much does it rain in El Calafate in May?

In May, the rain falls for 8 days. Throughout May, 30.6mm (1.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in El Calafate?

May is the month with the most rainfall in El Calafate, Argentina. Rain falls for 8 days and accumulates 30.6mm (1.2") of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in May in El Calafate?

In El Calafate, during May, snow falls for 2 days.

What is the average length of the day in May in El Calafate?

In El Calafate, the average length of the day in May is 8.9h.

How long on average sun shines in May in El Calafate?

In El Calafate, the average sunshine in May is 3.7h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in El Calafate?

Months with the lowest UV index in El Calafate, Argentina, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index intensity in May in El Calafate?

In El Calafate, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - El Calafate, Argentina
  • Average high temperature in May: 7.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (18.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (4.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 0.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (7.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (-2.8°C).

Average humidity in May - El Calafate, Argentina
  • Average humidity in May: 70%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (76%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and December (47%).

Average rainfall in May - El Calafate, Argentina
  • Average rainfall in May: 30.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (30.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (7.8mm).

Average rainfall days in May - El Calafate, Argentina
  • Average rainfall days in May: 8 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are April and May (8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (3 days).

Average snowfall days in May - El Calafate, Argentina
  • Average snowfall days in May: 2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is July (5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are February, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - El Calafate, Argentina
  • Average daylight in May: 8.9h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 16.3h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 8.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 3.7h

The month with most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 8.3h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 3.1h).

Average UV index in May - El Calafate, Argentina
  • Average UV index in May: 1

The month with the highest UV index is December (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 1).

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