The climate in Beirut during May can be summarized as warm and dry.
May is in the spring in Beirut and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a comfortable 24°C (76°F), whilst at night 14°C (56°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||24.2°C 75.6°F|
|Nightly temperature||13.6°C 56.4°F|
|Average temperature||18.9°C 66°F|
|Daily sunshine||10.6 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||12 mm 0.5 ins|
|Rainy days||3 days|
|Sea temperature||21°C 69.8°F|
|Windspeed||11.5kph 7 mph|
On average May is the 5th driest month of the year in Beirut with around 12mm 0.5 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 3 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 10.6 hours of sunshine per day.
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 Beirut in May 2023.
|Hottest month:||August||29.8°C 85.6°F|
|Driest month:||July||0mm 0ins|
|Coldest month:||January||13.4°C 56.1°F|
|Wettest month:||January||161mm 6.3ins|