Bordeaux
France
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Bordeaux, France

May, the last month of the spring, in Bordeaux, is an agreeable month, with average temperature varying between 21.2°C (70.2°F) and 11°C (51.8°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from an enjoyable 17.3°C (63.1°F) in April, to a pleasant 21.2°C (70.2°F). In Bordeaux, in May, the average low-temperature is 11°C (51.8°F).

Humidity

In Bordeaux, the average relative humidity is 77%.

Rainfall

In Bordeaux, during May, the rain falls for 10.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 80mm (3.1") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 124.2 rainfall days, and 944.1mm (37.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall in Bordeaux.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Bordeaux is 14.9h.

Sunshine

In Bordeaux, the average sunshine in May is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in May in Bordeaux?

In May, in Bordeaux, the average high-temperature is 21.2°C (70.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 11°C (51.8°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Bordeaux?

In Bordeaux, France, the average relative humidity in May is 77%.

How many days does it rain in May in Bordeaux?

In Bordeaux, France, in May, it is raining for 10.9 days, with typically 80mm (3.1") of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Bordeaux?

April through October are months without snowfall in Bordeaux, France.

How many hours of daylight does Bordeaux have in May?

In Bordeaux, the average length of the day in May is 14.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bordeaux have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Bordeaux is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Bordeaux?

In Bordeaux, France, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Bordeaux, France
  • Average high temperature in May: 21.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (27.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (10.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 11°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3.1°C).

Average humidity in May - Bordeaux, France
  • Average humidity in May: 77%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (75%).

Average rainfall in May - Bordeaux, France
  • Average rainfall in May: 80mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (110.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (49.9mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Bordeaux, France
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (12.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (7.1 days).

Average snowfall days in May - Bordeaux, France
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Bordeaux, France
  • Average daylight in May: 14.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.6h).

Average UV index in May - Bordeaux, France
  • Average UV index in May: 7

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