Qasigiannguit
Greenland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Qasigiannguit, Greenland

Sea temperature

In Mayo, the average sea temperature in Qasigiannguit, Greenland, is -0.1°C (31.8°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

Daylight

In Mayo, the average length of the day in Qasigiannguit is 21.6h.

How cold is the water in Mayo in Qasigiannguit?

In Qasigiannguit, Greenland, the average seawater temperature in Mayo is -0.1°C (31.8°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

How many hours of daylight does Qasigiannguit have in Mayo?

In Qasigiannguit, Greenland, the average length of the day in Mayo is 21.6h.
Average sea temperature in May - Qasigiannguit, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in May: -0.1°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (3.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (-1.4°C).

Average daylight in May - Qasigiannguit, Greenland
  • Average daylight in May: 21.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0h).