Porto Santo weather in May (Madeira Islands, Madeira)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in May. The average maximum daytime temperature in Porto Santo in May lies at 19.9°C (67.82°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around 17.4°C (63.32°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

May is a dry month with an average of 16mm (0.6 inches) of rain. There are generally around 6 rainy days. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Porto Santo with 225 hours of sun during the entire month.


Porto Santo, monthly averages in May

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Min Temperature 17 °C  
Max Temperature 19 °C  
Chance of Rain 21%  
Precipitation 16mm  
Rainy days 6 days  
Humidity 76%  
Sunshine 225 hrs  

Where to go in Madeira in May

Find out more about the weather in Madeira 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? For visitors traveling to Porto Santo 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.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

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