Average Weather during May in Bloemfontein (Free State), South Africa

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Bloemfontein in May is 2.5°C (36.5°F). May is a dry month with an average of 17mm (0.7in) rain. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 20.0°C (68°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Bloemfontein with 270 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? For visitors traveling to Bloemfontein 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.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in May look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 2 °C
Max Temperature 20 °C
Chance of Rain 13%
Precipitation 17mm
Rainy Days 4
Sunshine Hours 270

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What To Do

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

Cycling
10/10
Walking
10/10
Barbeque
9/10
Camping
5/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

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