Gävle Weather in May

What's the weather like in Gävle (Gävleborg) in May 2025?

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

May is in the spring in Gävle and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 12°C (54°F), whilst at night 4°C (39°F) is normal.

Gävle weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 12.3°C 54.1°F
Nightly temperature 3.7°C 38.7°F
Average temperature 8°C 46.4°F
Daily sunshine 8.5 hrs
Avg rainfall 37 mm 1.4 ins
Rainy days 10 days
Sea temperature 5.1°C 41.2°F
Humidity 69%
Windspeed 14.4kph 9 mph

On average May is the 3rd driest month of the year in Gävle with around 37mm 1.4 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 10 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8.5 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Gävle

Gävle average temperature in May

May rainfall

Gävle average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

Gävle 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 Gävle in May 2024.

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Gävle weather stats

Gävle weather statistics
Hottest month: July 19.1°C 66.4°F
Driest month: March 31mm 1.2ins
Sunniest month: June 10.3hrs
Coldest month: January -2.3°C 27.9°F
Wettest month: August 80mm 3.1ins
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