Weather in May in Norfolk Island

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in May in Norfolk Island. Is this month a good time to go to Norfolk Island? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Norfolk Island in May?

The weather in Norfolk Island in May is in general pleasant.

May is a month with pleasant maximum daytime temperatures around 20°C (68°F) and nighttime temperatures around 16°C (61°F) in Burnt Pine.

May is a rainy month with an average rainfall around 122mm (4.8inch) in Burnt Pine. In general it is also a moderate sunny month with an average of 183 hours of sunshine in Burnt Pine during the whole month.

Where to go in Norfolk Island in May

Find the average weather conditions in May for the most popular destinations in Norfolk Island 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 / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Norfolk Island

What is the weather like in May for the 2 most popular destinations in Norfolk Island?

Average weather in Burnt Pine

In May Burnt Pine generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 20°C (68°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 16°C (61°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Burnt Pine
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
<<  
22°C / 72°F 
17°C / 63°F 
192 hours 
138mm / 5.4inch 
16 days 
20°C / 68°F 
16°C / 61°F 
183 hours 
122mm / 4.8inch 
18 days 
June   >> June
>>  
19°C / 66°F 
14°C / 57°F 
153 hours 
160mm / 6.3inch 
19 days 
Climate in Burnt Pine

Average weather in Norfolk Island

In May Norfolk Island generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 20°C (68°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 16°C (61°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Norfolk Island
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
<<  
22°C / 72°F 
17°C / 63°F 
192 hours 
138mm / 5.4inch 
16 days 
20°C / 68°F 
16°C / 61°F 
183 hours 
122mm / 4.8inch 
18 days 
June   >> June
>>  
19°C / 66°F 
14°C / 57°F 
153 hours 
160mm / 6.3inch 
19 days 
Climate in Norfolk Island

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Is May the best time to go to Norfolk Island?

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

On average the best time to visit Norfolk Island is in January, February, October, November and December with generally perfect weather in Burnt Pine. The worst months are June, July, August and September that can have tolerable weather conditions.

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