Shanklin
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Shanklin, United Kingdom

May, the last month of the spring, in Shanklin, is a mild month, with average temperature fluctuating between 15.6°C (60.1°F) and 8.4°C (47.1°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a cool 12.3°C (54.1°F) in April, to a mild 15.6°C (60.1°F). In May, in Shanklin, the average low-temperature is 8.4°C (47.1°F).

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 8.2 days. Throughout May, 52.1mm (2.1") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Shanklin, there are 119.7 rainfall days, and 870.9mm (34.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Shanklin, the average seawater temperature is 11.5°C (52.7°F).
Note: Swimming in 11.5°C (52.7°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Shanklin is 15.5h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 7.8h.

What is the temperature in May in Shanklin?

In Shanklin, in May, the average high-temperature is 15.6°C (60.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 8.4°C (47.1°F).

How much does it rain in Shanklin in May?

In Shanklin, in May, it is raining for 8.2 days, with typically 52.1mm (2.1") of accumulated precipitation.

How cold is the water in May in Shanklin?

In Shanklin, in May, the average water temperature is 11.5°C (52.7°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.

How many hours of daylight does Shanklin have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Shanklin is 15.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Shanklin have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Shanklin is 7.8h.
Average temperature in May - Shanklin, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in May: 15.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (20.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (7.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 8.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (13.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (2.9°C).

Average rainfall in May - Shanklin, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in May: 52.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (115mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (46.3mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Shanklin, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in May: 8.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (13.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (6.9 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Shanklin, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in May: 11.5°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (17.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (8.6°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Shanklin, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in May: 15.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7.8h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 8.5h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2h).