The climate in Sofia during May can be summarized as mild and a little damp.
May is in the spring in Sofia and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 20°C (69°F), whilst at night 10°C (49°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||20.3°C 68.5°F|
|Nightly temperature||9.6°C 49.2°F|
|Average temperature||14.9°C 58.8°F|
|Daily sunshine||7.5 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||81 mm 3.2 ins|
|Rainy days||11 days|
|Sea temperature||16.9°C 62.4°F|
|Windspeed||9.4kph 6 mph|
On average May is the wettest month of the year in Sofia with around 81mm 3.2 inches of rain making it a a little damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 11 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.5 hours of sunshine per day.
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 Sofia in May 2023.
|Hottest month:||August||25.5°C 77.9°F|
|Driest month:||January||34mm 1.3ins|
|Coldest month:||January||1.3°C 34.3°F|
|Wettest month:||May||81mm 3.2ins|