Average weather in May in Jerusalem (Jerusalem District), Israel

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Jerusalem in May is 15.5°C (59.9°F). The amount of rain in May is extremely low with an average of 2mm (0.1in). It rains on average a total of 1 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 25.0°C (77°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Jerusalem with 332 hours of sun. May is known as one of the best months to visit Jerusalem.


So what to wear in May? For visitors traveling to Jerusalem we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings.

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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 15 °C
Max Temperature 25 °C
Chance of Rain 3%
Precipitation 2mm
Rainy Days 1
Sunshine Hours 332

Where to stay in Jerusalem

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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
10/10
Camping
10/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Jerusalem (Jerusalem District)

SAT May 21
32°C | 20°C
Overcast

Overcast

SUN May 22
23°C | 14°C
Sunny

Sunny

MON May 23
25°C | 14°C
Sunny

Sunny

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