Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Water canal under a bridge in front of Sarajevo historical center in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Water canal under a bridge in front of Sarajevo historical center in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
The last month of the spring, May, is an agreeable month in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, with temperature in the range of an average low of 9°C (48.2°F) and an average high of 21.4°C (70.5°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature rises, from a moderate 15.6°C (60.1°F) in April, to an agreeable 21.4°C (70.5°F). The average low-temperature, is 9°C (48.2°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity is 68%.

Rainfall

In May, in Sarajevo, the rain falls for 17 days. Throughout May, 72mm (2.83") of precipitation is accumulated. In Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, during the entire year, the rain falls for 159 days and collects up to 927mm (36.5") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Sarajevo are January through May, October through December. May is the last month it regularly snows. Throughout May, there are 0.2 snowfall days. In Sarajevo, during the entire year, snow falls for 53.2 days.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Sarajevo is 14.8h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Sarajevo is 6.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Sarajevo is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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 Sarajevo?

In Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, in May, the average high-temperature is 21.4°C (70.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 9°C (48.2°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Sarajevo?

In May, the average relative humidity in Sarajevo is 68%.

How much does it rain in Sarajevo in May?

In Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, during May, the rain falls for 17 days and regularly aggregates up to 72mm (2.83") of precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Sarajevo?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Sarajevo. Throughout May, there are 0.2 snowfall days.

What is the average length of the day in May in Sarajevo?

The average length of the day in May in Sarajevo is 14.8h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Sarajevo?

In May, the average sunshine in Sarajevo is 6.2h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Sarajevo?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Sarajevo 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 - Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Average high temperature in May: 21.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (27.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (3.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 9°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (13.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-3.3°C).

Average humidity in May - Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Average humidity in May: 68%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (67%).

Average rainfall in May - Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Average rainfall in May: 72mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (91mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (64mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are April and May (17 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (8 days).

Average snowfall days in May - Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.2 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are February and December (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Average daylight in May: 14.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 6.2h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 8.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.3h).

Average UV index in May - Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Average UV index in May: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).