Cannes Weather in May

What's the weather like in Cannes (Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur) in May 2023?

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

May is in the spring in Cannes and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 20°C (67°F), whilst at night 13°C (54°F) is normal.

Cannes weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 19.6°C 67.2°F
Nightly temperature 12.5°C 54.4°F
Average temperature 16°C 60.8°F
Daily sunshine 9.3 hrs
Avg rainfall 55 mm 2.2 ins
Rainy days 8 days
Sea temperature 16.9°C 62.5°F
Humidity 74%
Windspeed 13.3kph 8 mph

On average May is the 4th driest month of the year in Cannes with around 55mm 2.2 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 8 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 9.3 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Cannes

Cannes average temperature in May

May rainfall

Cannes average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

Cannes 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 Cannes in May 2022.

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Cannes weather stats

Cannes weather statistics
Hottest month: July 26.3°C 79.3°F
Driest month: July 18mm 0.7ins
Sunniest month: July 11.8hrs
Coldest month: January 11.7°C 53.1°F
Wettest month: October 107mm 4.2ins
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