Temperatures in Spain in May

Spain in May has maximum daytime temperatures ranging from pleasant in Gijón with 18°C (64°F) to high temperatures in Córdoba with 28°C (82°F). Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 13°C (55°F) in Córdoba and 12°C (54°F) in Gijón.

What is the temperature for the different cities in Spain in May

Find the average daytime temperatures in May for the most popular destinations in Spain on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend very warm warm pleasant moderate cold very cold
Very warm means maximum temperatures above 30ºC (86ºF). Warm: 22ºC (72ºF) to 30ºC (86ºF). Pleasant: 18ºC (64ºF) to 22ºC (72ºF) Moderate: 12ºC (54ºF) to 18ºC (64ºF). Cold: 2ºC (36ºF) to 12ºC (54ºF). Very cold: lower than 2ºC (36ºF)

  • What is the warmest city in May in Spain?
  • Córdoba tops the warmest city list in our database with average maximum daytime temperatures around 28°C (82°F) and minimum nighttime temperature around 13°C (55°F).

  • What is the coldest city in May in Spain?
  • The coldest city in May in Spain is Gijón when we check our database. The maximum daytime temperatures are around 18°C (64°F) and minimum nighttime temperatures fall around 12°C (54°F).

  • How much sun does Spain get in May?
  • May is generally a sunny month with an average of 245 hours of sunshine in Barcelona during the whole month.

  • How warm is the water in May?
  • The water temperature averages approximately 20°C (68°F) in Tenerife this month, so still a bit cool to swim but some enjoy a refreshing dive.

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