Bordeaux Weather in May

What's the weather like in Bordeaux, France in May 2020?

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

May is in the spring in Bordeaux and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 20°C (68°F), whilst at night 10°C (50°F) is normal.

Bordeaux weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 19.8°C 67.6°F
Nightly temperature 9.8°C 49.6°F
Average temperature 14.8°C 58.6°F
Daily sunshine 7.4 hrs
Avg rainfall 75 mm 2.9 ins
Rainy days 16 days
Sea temperature 15.3°C 59.5°F
Humidity 75%
Windspeed 12.6kph 8 mph

On average May is the 6th wettest month of the year in Bordeaux with around 75mm 2.9 inches 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 7.4 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Bordeaux

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 2019.

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Bordeaux weather stats

Bordeaux weather statistics
Hottest month: July 25.8°C 78.4°F
Driest month: July 46mm 1.8ins
Sunniest month: July 9.6hrs
Coldest month: January 9.4°C 48.9°F
Wettest month: December 97mm 3.8ins
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