Limerick
Ireland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Limerick, Ireland

May, the last month of the spring, in Limerick, is an enjoyable month, with average temperature varying between 16°C (60.8°F) and 8.2°C (46.8°F).

Temperature

In Limerick, the average high-temperature in May is practically the same as in April - a comfortable 16°C (60.8°F). In May, in Limerick, the average low-temperature is 8.2°C (46.8°F).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 63%, May is the least humid month.

Rainfall

In Limerick, Ireland, it is raining for 12 days, with typically 64.8mm (2.6") of accumulated precipitation. In Limerick, during the entire year, the rain falls for 159 days and collects up to 977.5mm (38.5") of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Limerick snow does not fall through October.

Daylight

In Limerick, the average length of the day in May is 15.8h.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine is May, with an average of 5.8h of sunshine.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Limerick is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Limerick?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Limerick, Ireland, is 16°C (60.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 8.2°C (46.8°F).

What is the least humid month in Limerick?

May is the least humid month in Limerick, with an average relative humidity of 63%.

What is the average humidity in May in Limerick?

In May, the average relative humidity in Limerick, Ireland, is 63%.

How many days does it rain in May in Limerick?

In Limerick, Ireland, in May, it is raining for 12 days, with typically 64.8mm (2.6") of accumulated precipitation.

Does it snow in Limerick in May?

In May, in Limerick, Ireland, it doesn't snow. April is the latest month when it typically snows.

When it does not snow in Limerick?

In Limerick snow does not fall in May through October.

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

In May, the average length of the day in Limerick is 15.8h.

What month has the most sunshine in Limerick?

May has the most sunshine of the year in Limerick, Ireland, with an average of 5.8h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Limerick have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Limerick is 5.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Limerick?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Limerick, Ireland
  • Average high temperature in May: 16°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (19.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (8.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 8.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (13°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (3.2°C).

Average humidity in May - Limerick, Ireland
  • Average humidity in May: 63%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (63%).

Average rainfall in May - Limerick, Ireland
  • Average rainfall in May: 64.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (104.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (59.2mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Limerick, Ireland
  • Average rainfall days in May: 12 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and October (16 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are April and June (11 days).

Average snowfall days in May - Limerick, Ireland
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (2.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Limerick, Ireland
  • Average daylight in May: 15.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 5.8h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 5.8h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.4h).

Average UV index in May - Limerick, Ireland
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 0).