Hammerfest Weather in May

What's the weather like in Hammerfest (Finnmark) in May 2021?

The climate in Hammerfest during May can be summarized as cool and reasonably dry.

May is in the spring in Hammerfest and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cold 6°C (43°F), whilst at night -2°C (29°F) is normal.

Hammerfest weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 6°C 42.8°F
Nightly temperature -1.6°C 29.1°F
Average temperature 2.2°C 36°F
Daily sunshine 0 hrs
Avg rainfall 42 mm 1.6 ins
Rainy days 15 days
Sea temperature 5.4°C 41.7°F
Humidity 75%
Windspeed 11.9kph 7 mph

On average May is the driest month of the year in Hammerfest with around 42mm 1.6 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 15 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 0 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Hammerfest

Hammerfest average temperature in May

May rainfall

Hammerfest average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

Hammerfest 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 Hammerfest in May 2021.

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Hammerfest weather stats

Hammerfest weather statistics
Hottest month: July 14°C 57.2°F
Driest month: May 42mm 1.7ins
Sunniest month: July 0hrs
Coldest month: January -1.5°C 29.3°F
Wettest month: December 81mm 3.2ins
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