Valencia weather in May (Valencia Community, Spain)

Curious about the May weather in Valencia? Wondering if it's the right time to visit? Browse this page for a comprehensive overview of the weather conditions for that month.

In Valencia the weather in May is generally perfect, with high temperatures and moderate rainfall. Throughout the day, temperatures typically settle at around 25°C. But by evening, they drop to around 15°C.

Valencia in May usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 35 mm for the month. Rain is expected on roughly 9 days.

The city usually sees around 258 hours of sunlight, indicating many sunny days.

If you're inclined towards comfortable temperatures and drier conditions, May is a prime time to visit Valencia. April, May, June, July, August, September and October typically offer the best circumstances. While January, February and December tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Valencia climate page with graphs.

 

Valencia, monthly averages in May

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 15°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 25°C  
Water TemperatureWater Temperature 17°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 31%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 35 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 9 days  
HumidityHumidity 64%  
SunshineSunshine 258 hours  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine 54%  

Where to go in Spain in May

Find out more about the weather in Spain 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°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in Valencia in May?

For visitors traveling to Valencia, 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. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes. With a water temperature of around 17°C there is no need to bring your swimwear.

What To Do

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

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

Interested in more climate information?

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