Arklow Weather in May

What's the weather like in Arklow (Leinster) in May 2022?

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

May is in the spring in Arklow and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 14°C (57°F), whilst at night 7°C (44°F) is normal.

Arklow weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 13.8°C 56.8°F
Nightly temperature 6.9°C 44.3°F
Average temperature 10.3°C 50.5°F
Daily sunshine 7 hrs
Avg rainfall 72 mm 2.8 ins
Rainy days 16 days
Sea temperature 10.8°C 51.4°F
Humidity 81%
Windspeed 18kph 11 mph

On average May is the 4th driest month of the year in Arklow with around 72mm 2.8 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 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Arklow

Arklow average temperature in May

May rainfall

Arklow average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

Arklow 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 Arklow in May 2022.

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Arklow weather stats

Arklow weather statistics
Hottest month: July 18.3°C 64.9°F
Driest month: July 57mm 2.2ins
Sunniest month: May 7hrs
Coldest month: February 7.4°C 45.3°F
Wettest month: December 116mm 4.6ins
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