May weather forecast and climate
Chisinau, Moldova

Aerial view of the Kishinev Cathedral in Chisinau, Moldova, beautiful surrounded by trees, with a distant view of the city
Aerial view of the Kishinev Cathedral in Chisinau, Moldova, beautiful surrounded by trees, with a distant view of the city
The last month of the spring, May, is a pleasant month in Chisinau, Moldova, with average temperature ranging between max 22.5°C (72.5°F) and min 11.3°C (52.3°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature rises, from a comfortable 16.8°C (62.2°F) in April, to a pleasant 22.5°C (72.5°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 11.3°C (52.3°F).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 64%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 13 days. Throughout May, 40mm (1.57") of precipitation is accumulated. In Chisinau, during the entire year, the rain falls for 98.6 days and collects up to 283mm (11.14") of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Chisinau snow does not fall in May through October.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 15.1h.

Sunshine

In Chisinau, Moldova, the average sunshine is 10h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Chisinau?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 22.5°C (72.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 11.3°C (52.3°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Chisinau?

The average relative humidity in May in Chisinau is 64%.

How many days does it rain in May in Chisinau?

In Chisinau, during May, the rain falls for 13 days and regularly aggregates up to 40mm (1.57") of precipitation.

Does it snow in Chisinau in May?

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

When it does not snow in Chisinau?

May through October are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Chisinau have in May?

In May, the average length of the day is 15.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Chisinau have in May?

In Chisinau, the average sunshine in May is 10h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Chisinau?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Chisinau is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average high temperature in May: 22.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (29.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (0.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 11.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-5.3°C).

Average humidity in May - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average humidity in May: 64%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (87%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (50%).

Average rainfall in May - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average rainfall in May: 40mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (58mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (10mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (13 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (4.9 days).

Average snowfall in May - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average snowfall in May: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (91mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average daylight in May: 15.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.8h).

Average UV index in May - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).