Black Forest Weather in May

What's the weather like in Black Forest (Baden-Württemberg Region) in May 2023?

The climate in Black Forest during May can be summarized as mild and a little damp.

May is in the spring in Black Forest 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 (44°F) is normal.

Black Forest weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 16.3°C 61.3°F
Nightly temperature 6.7°C 44.1°F
Average temperature 11.5°C 52.7°F
Daily sunshine 6.5 hrs
Avg rainfall 99 mm 3.9 ins
Rainy days 18 days
Sea temperature 14.7°C 58.4°F
Humidity 72%
Windspeed 9.4kph 6 mph

On average May is the 4th wettest month of the year in Black Forest with around 99mm 3.9 inches of rain making it a a little damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 18 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.5 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Black Forest

Black Forest average temperature in May

May rainfall

Black Forest average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

Black Forest 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 Black Forest in May 2023.

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Black Forest weather stats

Black Forest weather statistics
Hottest month: July 21.8°C 71.2°F
Driest month: February 60mm 2.4ins
Sunniest month: July 7.9hrs
Coldest month: January 1.4°C 34.5°F
Wettest month: June 118mm 4.6ins
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