Salzburg
Austria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Salzburg, Austria

The scenic Mirabell Gardens in Salzburg, Austria, with a far view of the historic fortress of Hohensalzburg in the distance
The scenic Mirabell Gardens in Salzburg, Austria, with a far view of the historic fortress of Hohensalzburg in the distance
May, the last month of the spring, in Salzburg, is an enjoyable month, with average temperature fluctuating between 8.4°C (47.1°F) and 19.9°C (67.8°F).

Temperature

In Salzburg, the average high-temperature in May rises, from a moderate 14.3°C (57.7°F) in April, to a comfortable 19.9°C (67.8°F). The average low-temperature, in Salzburg, Austria, is 8.4°C (47.1°F).

Rainfall

In Salzburg, in May, during 12.1 rainfall days, 114.5mm (4.51") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Salzburg, during the entire year, the rain falls for 140.7 days and collects up to 1184.2mm (46.62") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Salzburg, Austria, are January through May, November and December. May is the last month it regularly snows in Salzburg. Throughout May, Salzburg aggregates 1mm (0.04") of snow. In Salzburg, during the entire year, snow aggregates up to 1125mm (44.29").

Daylight

In Salzburg, the average length of the day in May is 15.2h.

Sunshine

In Salzburg, Austria, the average sunshine in May is 6.3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in May in Salzburg?

In Salzburg, Austria, in May, the average high-temperature is 19.9°C (67.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 8.4°C (47.1°F).

How much does it rain in Salzburg in May?

In Salzburg, Austria, in May, it is raining for 12.1 days, with typically 114.5mm (4.51") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Salzburg?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Salzburg. Throughout May, Salzburg aggregates 1mm (0.04") of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Salzburg have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Salzburg is 15.2h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Salzburg?

In May, the average sunshine in Salzburg is 6.3h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Salzburg?

In Salzburg, Austria, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Salzburg, Austria
  • Average high temperature in May: 19.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (24.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (3.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 8.4°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (13.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-4°C).

Average rainfall in May - Salzburg, Austria
  • Average rainfall in May: 114.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (157.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (54.7mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Salzburg, Austria
  • Average rainfall days in May: 12.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (15 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (9.3 days).

Average snowfall in May - Salzburg, Austria
  • Average snowfall in May: 1mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (278mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Salzburg, Austria
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (15.4 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Salzburg, Austria
  • Average daylight in May: 15.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 6.3h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2h).

Average UV index in May - Salzburg, Austria
  • Average UV index in May: 7

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).