Weather in Amsterdam in may 2021

The weather in Amsterdam in may comes from statistical datas on the past years. You can view the weather statistics the entire month, but also navigating through the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Average weather throughout may

good weather

Weather at 6am
54°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
32% of time

Partly Cloudy

31%

Cloudy

28%

Fog

6%

Weather at 12pm
61°F

CloudyCloudy
34% of time

Clear/Sunny

33%

Partly Cloudy

25%

Moderate rain at times

6%

Weather at 6pm
58°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
40% of time

Partly Cloudy

33%

Cloudy

21%

Moderate rain at times

5%

Weather at 3am
50°F

Clear/Sunny

32%

Partly Cloudy

24%

Cloudy

18%

Moderate rain at times

16%


Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Amsterdam in may

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Amsterdam in may.


Climate of Amsterdam in may

The climate of Amsterdam in may is good

The month of May marks the beginning of spring in Amsterdam, even though temperatures are cooler compared to other European regions. The weather is nice most of the time despite the slight increase in precipitation. Once the showers have dissipated, the sun and the sky, lightly covered with clouds, appear in turns and are accompanied by a pleasant midday heat. Thus, the climate throughout May in Amsterdam is suitable to discover the city during the day and visit its impressive historical sites.

Amsterdam during the Beginning of May

During the first ten days of May, the temperature continues to rise. The mornings are now mild with a beautiful sunshine that predicts a just as beautiful day. It is not uncommon for those who tolerate the cold to stroll about in a sweater in the middle of the day. However, with an overall rise in bad weather, the rains can come as a surprise at any moment. Therefore, before planning any wilderness excursions, take a look at the local weather report.

Amsterdam in the Middle of May

The weather deteriorates slightly during the second ten day period of the month. Despite the maximum temperatures of about 15° C, the weather in Amsterdam in May is far from being perfect. The mornings often alternate between sun and cloud. In order to enjoy the beautiful sunny days, it remains important to avoid the rainy episodes by referring to the local weather. Doing so will allow one's stay in Amsterdam to be an unforgettable memory.

Amsterdam at the End of May

Climatic conditions are improving during the last ten days of the month of May. Even though temperatures have fallen slightly which cause cooler mornings, the end of May weather in Amsterdam is magnificent. This period of the month is ideal for the discovery of one of the most welcoming European capitals, for an escapade with a lover or friends, and this, with the absolute complicity of Mother Nature. However, do not forget to wear comfortable and warm clothes!



Seasonal average climate and temperature of Amsterdam in may

Check below seasonal norms These datas are compiled from the weather statements of the past years of may.

May
Outside temperature
Average temperature 59°F
Highest temperature 63°F
Lowest temperature 56°F
Highest record temperature 83°F
(2017)
Lowest record temperature 41°F
(2010)
Number of days at +65°F 11 day(s)
(35%)
Sea temperature
Average sea temperature 54°F
Lowest sea temperature 49°F
Highest sea temperature 58°F
Wind
Wind speed 20km/h
Wind temperature 54°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 1.2in
Number of days with rainfall 8 day(s)
(25%)
Record daily rainfall 0.5in
(2016)
Other climate data
Humidity 79%
Visibility 9.46km
Cloud cover 44%
UV index 2
Daily sunshine hours 13
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 05:45
Time of sunset 21:30
Length of day 15:45
Our opinion about the weather in may
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good

How was the weather last may?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Amsterdam in may 2020:

01-05-2020
Light rain shower
47°F to 58°F
02-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
49°F to 58°F
03-05-2020
Light rain shower
49°F to 61°F
04-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
49°F to 58°F
05-05-2020
Clear/Sunny
45°F to 56°F
06-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 63°F
07-05-2020
Clear/Sunny
50°F to 67°F
08-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 70°F
09-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 72°F
10-05-2020
Cloudy
49°F to 63°F
11-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
45°F to 52°F
12-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
45°F to 52°F
13-05-2020
Light rain
45°F to 52°F
14-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
43°F to 52°F
15-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
45°F to 56°F
16-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
49°F to 59°F
17-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 67°F
18-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 65°F
19-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 65°F
20-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
58°F to 72°F
21-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
59°F to 77°F
22-05-2020
Light rain shower
59°F to 68°F
23-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 63°F
24-05-2020
Light rain shower
54°F to 59°F
25-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 68°F
26-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 72°F
27-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 67°F
28-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 63°F
29-05-2020
Clear/Sunny
52°F to 68°F
30-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
58°F to 70°F
31-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
58°F to 68°F

Map: other cities in the Netherlands (Holland) in may

Click over cities on the map for information about the weather in may.

Legend: Amsterdam perfect weather good tolerable bad very bad

Cities near Amsterdam:

Almere Stad in maygood weather
Zandvoort in maytolerable weather
Alkmaar in maygood weather
Hoorn in maytolerable weather
Utrecht in maygood weather
De Bilt in maygood weather
Katwijk aan Zee in maygood weather
Amersfoort in maygood weather
Lelystad in maygood weather
Enkhuizen in maytolerable weather
Netherlands in may: See full list of cities

Weather data for Amsterdam in may:

Weather data for Amsterdam for may are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Amsterdam. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Amsterdam can vary slightly from year to year, but this data should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags or check for the best time in year to go to Amsterdam.


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