Weather in Wellington in may 2021

The weather in Wellington in may comes from statistical datas on the last years. You can view the weather statistics the entire month, but also by using the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Wellington in may

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

Climate of Wellington in may

The climate of Wellington in may is tolerable

In may in Wellington, the climate is wet (with 1.3in of precipitation over 7 days). It should be noted a worsening from the previous month since in april there is an average of 1.5in of precipitation over 7 days.

The climate is quite cool in that locality this month, but it is bearable by dressing hot. The thermometer averaged maximum of 59°F. On average, the recorded minimum temperature is 56°F. Thus, the mean temperature average in may in Wellington is 58°F. Note that seasonal normals are in contrast with those observed in Wellington in may with a maximum record of 65°F in 2016 and a minimum record of 43°F in 2009. You can hope to have about 0 days with temperatures up to 65°F, or 0% of the month.

In may in Wellington, the days on average last 09:49. Sunrise is at 07:23 and sunset is at 17:12.

With a correct climate, this month is okay (but not good) to go in this locality.

Wellington: another month?

If you can push the dates of your trip to Wellington forward, the month of june has a better weather forecast than may. more information

May: another location in New Zealand?

If you want to go to New Zealand in may, there are destinations with better weather than Wellington:

In may, Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Coromandel, Dargaville and Gisborne have good weather.

more information about New Zealand's weather in may

Seasonal average climate and temperature of Wellington in may

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

Outside temperature
Average temperature 58°F
Highest temperature 59°F
Lowest temperature 56°F
Highest record temperature 65°F
Lowest record temperature 43°F
Number of days at +65°F 0 day(s)
Sea temperature
Average sea temperature 59°F
Lowest sea temperature 57°F
Highest sea temperature 61°F
Wind speed 31km/h
Wind temperature 52°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 1.3in
Number of days with rainfall 7 day(s)
Record daily rainfall 1.9in
Other climate data
Humidity 81%
Visibility 9.8km
Cloud cover 38%
UV index 4
Daily sunshine hours 8
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 07:23
Time of sunset 17:12
Length of day 09:49
Our opinion about the weather in may
Our opinion at tolerable

How was the weather last may?

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

Partly Cloudy
59°F to 61°F
59°F to 61°F
Light drizzle
61°F to 63°F
Partly Cloudy
59°F to 61°F
Light rain
49°F to 56°F
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 54°F
56°F to 58°F
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 61°F
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 59°F
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 58°F
58°F to 59°F
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 59°F
54°F to 59°F
56°F to 58°F
Patchy rain nearby
56°F to 58°F
Light rain shower
54°F to 56°F
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 61°F
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 58°F
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 54°F
Partly Cloudy
49°F to 54°F
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 56°F
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 58°F
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 58°F
56°F to 58°F
Moderate rain
54°F to 56°F
Light rain shower
52°F to 54°F
Partly Cloudy
52°F to 54°F
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 56°F
Light rain
50°F to 54°F
Patchy rain nearby
54°F to 56°F
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 58°F

Map: other cities in New Zealand in may

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

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Cities near Wellington:

Auckland in maygood weather
Christchurch in maytolerable weather
Hokitika in maytolerable weather
Invercargill in maybad weather
Queenstown in mayvery bad weather
Rotorua in maytolerable weather
Dunedin in maybad weather
Nelson in maytolerable weather
Hamilton in maygood weather
Tauranga in maygood weather
New Zealand in may: See full list of cities

Weather data for Wellington in may:

Weather data for Wellington for may are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Wellington. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Wellington 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 Wellington.

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