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Average weather May in Tokyo (Tokyo Prefecture), Japan

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Tokyo in May is 14.0°C (57.2°F). The amount of rain in May is high with an average of 138mm (5.4in). This month generally has very pleasant temperatures. The average maximum temperature lies around 22.0°C (71.6°F). You will see the sun sometimes in this month, it has 167 hours of sun.

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

Do these climate conditions match with when you want to go to Tokyo? 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 14.0°C
Max Temperature 22.0°C
Chance of Rain 40.0%
Precipitation 138mm
Rainy Days 12
Windspeed 10.8kmph
Humidity 66%
Sunshine Hours 167
Percentage Sunshine 42%

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

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