Weather in Norway in may 2023

Here, check out the weather forecast for the month of may for most popular cities in Norway. These forecasts are probabilities for may from weather reports for over 10 years. The percentage indicates the probability of having the weather mentioned.

Average weather in may in Oslo

tolerable weather 141.7cm

Weather at 6am
49°F

Partly Cloudy

26%

Moderate rain at times

13%

Cloudy

12%

Weather at 12pm
58°F

Partly Cloudy

27%

Clear/Sunny

23%

Cloudy

10%

Weather at 6pm
56°F

Clear/Sunny

28%

Partly Cloudy

21%

Heavy rain

9%

Weather at 3am
43°F

Clear/Sunny

27%

Partly Cloudy

23%

Fog

15%

Moderate rain at times

14%

More information about the weather in Oslo in may



Where to go in Norway in may?

Where to go in Norway in may: destination map

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Where should you go in Norway in may when it comes to the weather?

Remember:
The climate in Norway in may ranges from tolerable to very bad depending on the region and city.

The whole Norwegian territory has experienced a slight improvement in climatic conditions. According to the localities, this change can be either palpable or not so much - as in the case of northern cities that still face the cold, while in the south, the climate throughout May in Norway is already suitable.

Southern Norway in May

Thanks to the rising temperatures, it is now possible to enjoy the pleasant freshness that characterizes the days in the south of the country. The temperatures are in fact between 10° C and 14° C. In addition, there are many sunny days including days with a fairly light cloudy covering.

Central Norway in May

In May, snowfall is over. The beautiful sun now takes over. This is what makes the weather throughout May in Norway rather pleasant. Only because the temperatures are still cold, with maximum values between 6° C and 9° C, the wearing of warm clothes is of importance.

Northern Norway in May

Despite the rise in temperatures, the cold still dominates the climate in the north of the Norwegian territory. With the pleasant presence of the sun, the days are often magnificent. It is however possible to have some snowfall, which can occur at any time of the day.

Norwegian Fjords in May

Slightly cooler compared to the temperatures observed in the south, those which characterize the west of the country make it possible to feel a certain freshness. According to the localities however, humidity may or may not affect the quality of the weather throughout May in Norway. The fiords are discovered with the complicity of the beautiful sun.




Climate in Norway in may

Climate in Oslo in may

In the month of may, the mean temperature in Oslo is 54°F (maximum temperature is 58°F and minimum temperature is 49°F). The climate is rather cool in that area in may, but it is endurable when dressing cosy. With 5.7in over 9 days, you risk getting wet slightly throughout your trip. But this is moderate and you will not be too bothered by it.
With a correct weather, may is okay (but not the best time) for traveling in this city.

May
Average temperature 54°F
Highest temperature 58°F
Lowest temperature 49°F
Sea temperature 52°F
Rainfall 5.7in
Number of days with rainfall 9 day(s)
(30%)
Humidity 76%
Daily sunshine hours 15
Cloud cover 50%
Length of day 17:09
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Oslo in may

Climate in Bergen in may

In may, maximum temperature is 52°F and minimum temperature is 49°F (for an average temperature of 50°F). The climate is quite cold in this city in the month of may, but it is endurable when dressing hot. With 6.9in over 10 days, rainfall can happen throughout your stay. But this is pretty moderate and it is only of temporary showers.
With a bad weather, may is not recommended month to go in Bergen.

May
Average temperature 50°F
Highest temperature 52°F
Lowest temperature 49°F
Sea temperature 49°F
Rainfall 6.9in
Number of days with rainfall 10 day(s)
(31%)
Humidity 79%
Daily sunshine hours 16
Cloud cover 47%
Length of day 17:16
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net bad
more information about the climate in Bergen in may

Climate in Lofoten in may

In the month of may, the mean temperature in Lofoten is 45°F (maximum temperature is 47°F and minimum temperature is 43°F). The climate is rather cold in this city in this month. Bring warm clothes! With 2.5in over 4 days, you risk getting wet slightly during your vacations. But this is rather moderate and it will not be continuous.
With a bad climate, the month of may is not recommended month to go in Lofoten.

May
Average temperature 45°F
Highest temperature 47°F
Lowest temperature 43°F
Sea temperature 45°F
Rainfall 2.5in
Number of days with rainfall 4 day(s)
(13%)
Humidity 81%
Daily sunshine hours 15
Cloud cover 55%
Length of day 20:29
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Lofoten in may

Climate in Spitzberg in may

In the month of may, maximum temperature is 31°F and minimum temperature is 27°F (for an average temperature of 29°F). The climate is icy in that locality in may. Do not forget to cover yourself!. With barely 1.5in over 2 days, rain may be scarce during your journey.

May
Average temperature 29°F
Highest temperature 31°F
Lowest temperature 27°F
Rainfall 1.5in
Number of days with rainfall 2 day(s)
(6%)
Humidity 85%
Daily sunshine hours 0
Cloud cover 56%
Length of day 00:00
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Spitzberg in may

Climate in Stavanger in may

In may, maximum temperature is 52°F and minimum temperature is 49°F (for an average temperature of 50°F). The climate is quite fresh in that locality in this month, but it is tolerable by dressing hot. With 4.7in over 8 days, you risk getting wet slightly throughout your holidays. But this is rather moderate and it is only of temporary showers.
With a bad weather, may is not recommended month to go there.

May
Average temperature 50°F
Highest temperature 52°F
Lowest temperature 49°F
Sea temperature 49°F
Rainfall 4.7in
Number of days with rainfall 8 day(s)
(25%)
Humidity 81%
Daily sunshine hours 15
Cloud cover 44%
Length of day 16:56
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net bad
more information about the climate in Stavanger in may


All cities in Norway in may

Oslo in maytolerable weather
Bergen in maybad weather
Lofoten in mayvery bad weather
Spitzberg (Svalbard) in mayvery bad weather
Stavanger in maybad weather
Trondheim in maybad weather
Flam (Aurland) in mayvery bad weather
Svalbard in mayvery bad weather
Longyearbyen in mayvery bad weather
Trolltunga in mayvery bad weather
Bodø in mayvery bad weather
Edgeøya in mayvery bad weather
Femundsmarka National Park in mayvery bad weather
Geirangerfjord in mayvery bad weather
Gudvangen in mayvery bad weather
Hamn (Senja Island) in mayvery bad weather
Hardangervidda National Park in mayvery bad weather
Hemsedal in mayvery bad weather
Hidra island (Hidrasund) in maytolerable weather
Kristiansand in maytolerable weather
Narvik in mayvery bad weather
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Weather data for Norway in may:

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


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