Copenhagen Weather in May

What's the weather like in Copenhagen (Capital Region) in May 2022?

The climate in Copenhagen during May can be summarized as mild and reasonably dry.

May is in the spring in Copenhagen and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 16°C (61°F), whilst at night 7°C (45°F) is normal.

Copenhagen weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 16.1°C 60.9°F
Nightly temperature 7.4°C 45.2°F
Average temperature 11.7°C 53.1°F
Daily sunshine 8.8 hrs
Avg rainfall 43 mm 1.7 ins
Rainy days 11 days
Sea temperature 10.3°C 50.5°F
Humidity 73%
Windspeed 17.3kph 11 mph

On average May is the 4th driest month of the year in Copenhagen with around 43mm 1.7 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry 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 8.8 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Copenhagen

Copenhagen average temperature in May

May rainfall

Copenhagen average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

Copenhagen average rain in May

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 Copenhagen in May 2021.

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Copenhagen weather stats

Copenhagen weather statistics
Hottest month: July 20.8°C 69.4°F
Driest month: February 32mm 1.3ins
Sunniest month: May 8.8hrs
Coldest month: January 2.3°C 36.1°F
Wettest month: July 70mm 2.8ins
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