Average weather in May in Quito, Ecuador

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Quito in May is 10.0°C (50°F). The amount of rain in May is high with an average of 105mm (4.1in). It rains on average a total of 13 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 21.2°C (70.16°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 165 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Quito should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very nice and warm.

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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 21 °C
Chance of Rain 43%
Precipitation 105mm
Rainy Days 13
Sunshine Hours 165

Where to stay in Quito

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What To Do

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

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Quito

TUE Jun 28
20°C | 7°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

WED Jun 29
18°C | 7°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

THU Jun 30
18°C | 7°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

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