Hobart Weather in May

What's the weather like in Hobart, Australia in May?

The climate in Hobart during May can be summarized as cool and reasonably dry.

May is in the fall / autumn in Hobart and is typically the 5th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 12°C (54°F), whilst at night 5°C (40°F) is normal.

Hobart weather averages
Average temperature 8.4°C / 47.1°F
Daytime temperature 12.2°C / 54°F
Nightly temperature 4.6°C / 40.3°F
Daily sunshine 4.3 hrs
Avg rainfall 77 mm
Rainy days 16 days
Sea temperature 14.8°C / 58.7°F
Humidity 70%
Windspeed 10.1kph / 6 mph

On average May is the 6th wettest month of the year in Hobart with around 77mm of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 16 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.3 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Hobart

May rainfall

May hourly sunshine

The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in May 2017.

Other monthly averages

Hobart weather stats

Hobart weather statistics
Hottest month: February 15°C
Driest month: January 54mm
Sunniest month: January 8.6hrs
Coldest month: July 5.8°C
Wettest month: July 85mm
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