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Average weather May in Stockholm (Stockholm county), Sweden

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Stockholm in May is 5.0°C (41°F). The amount of rain in May is normal with an average of 34mm (1.3in). The average maximum temperature lies around 15.0°C (59°F). With a water temperature of around 14.0°C (57.2°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 Stockholm. It has 292 hours of sun.

So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Stockholm should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will be raining some days. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

Do these climate conditions match with when you want to go to Stockholm? Find out where to stay here.

For other monthly weather averages and what to do in May look at the numbers below.

Monthly averages

°C
Min Temperature 5.0°C
Max Temperature 15.0°C
Water Temperature 14.0°C
Chance of Rain 36.7%
Precipitation 34mm
Rainy Days 11
Windspeed 14.4kmph
Humidity 60%
Sunshine Hours 292

What to Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in May.
Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
5/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

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