Armenia weather in May

Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in May in Armenia. Is this month a good time to go to Armenia? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Armenia in May?

The weather conditions in Armenia in May vary from unpleasant to perfect depending on the destination.

During May in Armenia, the average maximum temperature varies from moderate in Gyumri with 16°C (61°F) to high in Goris with 23°C (74°F). Minimum nighttime temperatures generally drop to 11°C (52°F) in Goris and 4°C (38°F) in Gyumri.

Precipitation in May varies from moderate in Ejmiatsin with an average of 69mm (2.7 inches) of rainfall to high in Jermuk with 104mm (4.1 inches). It is the wettest month of the year in Yerevan. It is also generally a sunny time of year with an average of 265 hours of sunshine in Yerevan during the entire month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to discover more about the various weather conditions around Armenia.

Where to go in Armenia in May

Find the average weather conditions in May for the most popular destinations in Armenia on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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).

Popular destinations in Armenia

What is the weather like in May for the 5 most popular destinations in Armenia?

Average weather in Yerevan

In May Yerevan generally has pleasant temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 18°C (65°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 6°C (43°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Yerevan
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
13°C / 56°F 
1°C / 35°F 
207 hours 
58mm / 2.3" 
13 days 
18°C / 65°F 
6°C / 43°F 
265 hours 
74mm / 2.9" 
15 days 
June   >> June
>>  
24°C / 75°F 
10°C / 50°F 
322 hours 
56mm / 2.2" 
10 days 
Climate in Yerevan

Average weather in Tsaghkadzor

In May Tsaghkadzor generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 17°C (62°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 5°C (40°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Tsaghkadzor
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
11°C / 53°F 
-0°C / 32°F 
207 hours 
69mm / 2.7" 
13 days 
17°C / 62°F 
5°C / 40°F 
265 hours 
90mm / 3.5" 
16 days 
June   >> June
>>  
22°C / 72°F 
9°C / 47°F 
322 hours 
73mm / 2.9" 
11 days 
Climate in Tsaghkadzor

Average weather in Dilijan

In May Dilijan generally has pleasant temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 18°C (65°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 6°C (43°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Dilijan
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
13°C / 55°F 
1°C / 34°F 
207 hours 
72mm / 2.8" 
13 days 
18°C / 65°F 
6°C / 43°F 
265 hours 
94mm / 3.7" 
15 days 
June   >> June
>>  
24°C / 74°F 
10°C / 50°F 
322 hours 
81mm / 3.2" 
11 days 
Climate in Dilijan

Average weather in Jermuk

In May Jermuk generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 18°C (64°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 6°C (42°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Jermuk
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
12°C / 54°F 
1°C / 33°F 
207 hours 
84mm / 3.3" 
13 days 
18°C / 64°F 
6°C / 42°F 
265 hours 
104mm / 4.1" 
14 days 
June   >> June
>>  
24°C / 74°F 
10°C / 50°F 
322 hours 
76mm / 3" 
9 days 
Climate in Jermuk

Average weather in Goris

In May Goris generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 23°C (74°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 11°C (52°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Goris
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
18°C / 64°F 
6°C / 43°F 
207 hours 
63mm / 2.5" 
11 days 
23°C / 74°F 
11°C / 52°F 
265 hours 
77mm / 3" 
11 days 
June   >> June
>>  
30°C / 85°F 
16°C / 61°F 
322 hours 
51mm / 2" 
6 days 
Climate in Goris

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Is May the best time to go to Armenia?

In our opinion May is a good time to visit Armenia with commonly pleasant weather in Yerevan. However, the weather conditions may vary depending on your destination.

On average the best time to visit Armenia is in June, July, August and September with generally perfect weather in Yerevan. The worst months are January, February, March and December that can have poor weather conditions.

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