Shannon Weather in May

What's the weather like in Shannon (Munster) in May 2022?

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

May is in the spring in Shannon and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 15°C (60°F), whilst at night 7°C (45°F) is normal.

Shannon weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 15.3°C 59.5°F
Nightly temperature 7.2°C 44.9°F
Average temperature 11.2°C 52.2°F
Daily sunshine 6.2 hrs
Avg rainfall 64 mm 2.5 ins
Rainy days 18 days
Sea temperature 11.6°C 52.8°F
Humidity 78%
Windspeed 17.3kph 11 mph

On average May is the 2nd driest month of the year in Shannon with around 64mm 2.5 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry 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 6.2 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Shannon

Shannon average temperature in May

May rainfall

Shannon average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

Shannon 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 Shannon in May 2022.

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Shannon weather stats

Shannon weather statistics
Hottest month: July 19.2°C 66.6°F
Driest month: April 59mm 2.3ins
Sunniest month: May 6.2hrs
Coldest month: January 8.1°C 46.6°F
Wettest month: December 109mm 4.3ins
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