Stavanger Weather in May

What's the weather like in Stavanger (Rogaland) in May 2023?

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

May is in the spring in Stavanger and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 13°C (56°F), whilst at night 6°C (42°F) is normal.

Stavanger weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 13.3°C 55.9°F
Nightly temperature 5.6°C 42°F
Average temperature 9.4°C 48.9°F
Daily sunshine 7 hrs
Avg rainfall 78 mm 3.1 ins
Rainy days 17 days
Sea temperature 8.8°C 47.9°F
Humidity 75%
Windspeed 16.2kph 10 mph

On average May is the 2nd driest month of the year in Stavanger with around 78mm 3.1 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 17 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 Stavanger

Stavanger average temperature in May

May rainfall

Stavanger average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

Stavanger 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 Stavanger in May 2022.

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Stavanger weather stats

Stavanger weather statistics
Hottest month: August 16.7°C 62.1°F
Driest month: April 65mm 2.6ins
Sunniest month: June 8hrs
Coldest month: February 2.2°C 36°F
Wettest month: September 185mm 7.3ins
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