Bucharest weather in May (Romania)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in May. The average maximum daytime temperature in Bucharest in May lies at 24.0°C (75.2°F). The average minimum temperature is 10.0°C (50°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is moderate with an average of 56mm (2.2in). It rains an average of 12 days of the month. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Bucharest with 246 hours of sun. May is known as one of the best months to visit Bucharest.


So what to wear in May? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot. At night it can still cool off so best to pack some warmer nightwear as well.

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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 10 °C
Max Temperature 24 °C
Chance of Rain 40%
Precipitation 56mm
Rainy Days 12
Sunshine Hours 246

 

Where to stay in Bucharest

Where to go in Romania in May

Find out more about the weather in Romania 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.

Swimming
10/10
Cycling
10/10
Walking
10/10
Barbeque
9/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Bucharest

SUN   Jan 29
1°C | 0°C
SW 9 kmph
1.5 mm
MON   Jan 30
0°C | -2°C
SW 13 kmph
0.3 mm
TUE   Jan 31
1°C | -3°C
WSW 12 kmph

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