Simrishamn
Sweden
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Simrishamn, Sweden

May, the last month of the spring, in Simrishamn, is a cool month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 8.8°C (47.8°F) and an average high of 12.4°C (54.3°F).

Temperature

In Simrishamn, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a chilly 8.1°C (46.6°F) in April, to a cool 12.4°C (54.3°F). The average low-temperature, in May, is 8.8°C (47.8°F).

Humidity

In Simrishamn, Sweden, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

In Simrishamn, during 9 rainfall days, 13mm (0.51") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 114.5 rainfall days, and 203mm (7.99") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Simrishamn snow does not fall through October.

Sea temperature

In Simrishamn, Sweden, the average seawater temperature in May is 8.8°C (47.8°F).
Note: At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 16.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 9.4h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Simrishamn is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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 Simrishamn?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Simrishamn, Sweden, is 12.4°C (54.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 8.8°C (47.8°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Simrishamn?

In May, the average relative humidity in Simrishamn, Sweden, is 78%.

How many days does it rain in May in Simrishamn?

In Simrishamn, Sweden, in May, during 9 rainfall days, 13mm (0.51") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

Does it snow in Simrishamn in May?

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

When it does not snow in Simrishamn?

May through October are months without snowfall.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Simrishamn?

In Simrishamn, Sweden, the average seawater temperature in May is 8.8°C (47.8°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

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

In Simrishamn, the average length of the day in May is 16.3h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Simrishamn?

The average sunshine in May in Simrishamn, Sweden, is 9.4h.

How high is the UV index in May in Simrishamn?

In Simrishamn, Sweden, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Simrishamn, Sweden
  • Average high temperature in May: 12.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (19.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (2.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 8.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (16.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (0.4°C).

Average humidity in May - Simrishamn, Sweden
  • Average humidity in May: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (85%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June and August (77%).

Average rainfall in May - Simrishamn, Sweden
  • Average rainfall in May: 13mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (27mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (9mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Simrishamn, Sweden
  • Average rainfall days in May: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (6.7 days).

Average snowfall in May - Simrishamn, Sweden
  • Average snowfall in May: 0mm

Months with the highest snowfall are January and February (21mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Simrishamn, Sweden
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (7.9 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Simrishamn, Sweden
  • Average sea temperature in May: 8.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (17.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (2.4°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Simrishamn, Sweden
  • Average daylight in May: 16.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.4h

The month with most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.9h).

Average UV index in May - Simrishamn, Sweden
  • Average UV index in May: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 1).