Average weather in May in Assen (Drenthe), Netherlands

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Assen in May is 8.2°C (46.76°F). The amount of rain in May is normal with an average of 55mm (2.2in). It rains on average a total of 10 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 17.0°C (62.6°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Assen with 201 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in May look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in May

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 8 °C
Max Temperature 17 °C
Chance of Rain 33%
Precipitation 55mm
Rainy Days 10
Sunshine Hours 201

Where to stay in Assen

Where to go in Netherlands in May

Find out more about the weather in Netherlands in May and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in May.

Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Assen (Drenthe)

THU Aug 18
25°C | 15°C
Cloudy

Cloudy

FRI Aug 19
28°C | 14°C
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

SAT Aug 20
28°C | 15°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

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