Wellington in may: average Weather, Temperature and Climate

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Weather in Wellington in may 2019

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.

Average weather throughout may

tolerable weather

Weather at 7am
12°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
37% of time

Partly Cloudy

24%

Moderate rain at times

22%

Cloudy

10%

Weather at 1pm
15°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
40% of time

Moderate rain at times

24%

Partly Cloudy

19%

Cloudy

10%

Weather at 7pm
15°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
40% of time

Partly Cloudy

24%

Moderate rain at times

23%

Cloudy

8%

Average weather 1-10 may

Weather at 7am
13°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
37% of time

Partly Cloudy

28%

Moderate rain at times

16%

Cloudy

12%

Weather at 1pm
16°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
41% of time

Partly Cloudy

28%

Moderate rain at times

15%

Cloudy

13%

Weather at 7pm
15°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
42% of time

Partly Cloudy

33%

Moderate rain at times

14%

Cloudy

7%

Average weather 11-20 may

Weather at 7am
13°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
38% of time

Moderate rain at times

26%

Partly Cloudy

23%

Cloudy

7%

Weather at 1pm
16°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
37% of time

Moderate rain at times

35%

Partly Cloudy

12%

Heavy rain

8%

Weather at 7pm
15°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
44% of time

Moderate rain at times

28%

Partly Cloudy

14%

Cloudy

8%

Average weather 21-31 may

Weather at 7am
11°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
35% of time

Moderate rain at times

23%

Partly Cloudy

20%

Heavy rain

13%

Weather at 1pm
14°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
42% of time

Moderate rain at times

21%

Partly Cloudy

17%

Heavy rain

14%

Weather at 7pm
13°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
35% of time

Moderate rain at times

26%

Partly Cloudy

25%

Heavy rain

10%


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Climate of Wellington in may

The climate of Wellington in may is tolerable

In may in Wellington, the climate is wet (with 83mm of precipitation over 13 days). It should be noted a worsening from the previous month since in april there is an average of 85mm of precipitation over 11 days.

The climate is quite cool in that locality this month, but it is bearable by dressing hot. The thermometer averaged maximum of 16°C. On average, the recorded minimum temperature is 14°C. Thus, the mean temperature average in may in Wellington is 15°C. Note that seasonal normals are in contrast with those observed in Wellington in may with a maximum record of 22°C in 2013 and a minimum record of 7°C in 2009. You can hope to have about 5 days with temperatures up to 18°C, or 16% of the month.

In may in Wellington, the days on average last 09:50. Sunrise is at 07:22 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, Tauranga, Coromandel, Dargaville, Gisborne, Hastings and Ruakaka have good weather.

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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.

May
Outside temperature
Average temperature 15°C
Highest temperature 16°C
Lowest temperature 14°C
Highest record temperature 22°C
(2013)
Lowest record temperature 7°C
(2009)
Number of days at +18°C 5 day(s)
(16%)
Sea temperature
Average sea temperature 14.7°C
Lowest sea temperature 13.4°C
Highest sea temperature 15.9°C
Wind
Wind speed 32km/h
Wind temperature 13°C
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 83mm
Number of days with rainfall 13 day(s)
(43%)
Record daily rainfall 45.3mm
(2010)
Other climate data
Humidity 81%
Visibility 9.54km
Cloud cover 40%
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 07:22
Time of sunset 17:12
Length of day 09:50
Our opinion about the weather in may
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable

How was the weather last may?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Wellington in may 2018:

01-05-2018
Partly Cloudy
13°C to 14°C
02-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
12°C to 13°C
03-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
11°C to 14°C
04-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
13°C to 15°C
05-05-2018
Partly Cloudy
14°C to 16°C
06-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
15°C to 16°C
07-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
14°C to 16°C
08-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
15°C to 16°C
09-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
15°C to 17°C
10-05-2018
Partly Cloudy
15°C to 15°C
11-05-2018
Overcast
14°C to 16°C
12-05-2018
Partly Cloudy
12°C to 16°C
13-05-2018
Overcast
12°C to 14°C
14-05-2018
Cloudy
13°C to 13°C
15-05-2018
Overcast
14°C to 15°C
16-05-2018
Partly Cloudy
12°C to 16°C
17-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
11°C to 13°C
18-05-2018
Cloudy
15°C to 15°C
19-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
15°C to 16°C
20-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
14°C to 15°C
21-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
14°C to 15°C
22-05-2018
Partly Cloudy
14°C to 15°C
23-05-2018
Partly Cloudy
10°C to 14°C
24-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
12°C to 15°C
25-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
10°C to 13°C
26-05-2018
Clear/Sunny
10°C to 13°C
27-05-2018
Partly Cloudy
10°C to 13°C
28-05-2018
Overcast
9°C to 10°C
29-05-2018
Cloudy
10°C to 10°C
30-05-2018
Partly Cloudy
9°C to 10°C
31-05-2018
Partly Cloudy
10°C to 10°C

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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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