Average Weather during May in Palermo (Sicily), Italy

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Palermo in May is 16.0°C (60.8°F). May is a dry month with an average of 26mm (1.0in) rain. This month generally has very pleasant temperatures. The average maximum temperature lies around 21.0°C (69.8°F). With a water temperature of around 17.0°C (62.6°F), this is not the best month to swim. If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and like sunbathing than this month is a great period to visit Palermo. It has 288 hours of sun.

So what to wear in May? For visitors traveling to Palermo 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

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 16 °C
Max Temperature 21 °C
Water Temperature 17 °C
Precipitation 26mm
Sunshine Hours 288

What To Do

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

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

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