Medellín weather in May (Antioquia, Colombia)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in May. The average maximum daytime temperature in Medellín in May lies at 23.5°C (74.3°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around 14.8°C (58.64°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

May is part of the rainy season with an average precipitation of 342mm (13.5 inches). This makes it the wettest month of the year. There are generally around 22 rainy days. The sun will show itself now and again, with 140 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


Medellín, monthly averages in May

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Min Temperature 14 °C  
Max Temperature 23 °C  
Chance of Rain 76%  
Precipitation 341mm  
Rainy days 23 days  
Humidity 73% *  
Sunshine 140 hrs *  

Where to stay in Medellín

Where to go in Colombia in May

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

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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 / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Medellín should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. However, also bring your summer cloths because it can be very nice and warm.

What To Do

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


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