Average weather in May in Calgary (Alberta), Canada

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Calgary in May is 3.2°C (37.76°F). The amount of rain in May is normal with an average of 57mm (2.2in). It rains on average a total of 11 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 16.5°C (61.7°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Calgary with 250 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Plan on bringing some warm cloths, but also take a few t-shirts just in case it gets warmer.

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

Monthly Averages in May

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 3 °C
Max Temperature 16 °C
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 57mm
Rainy Days 11
Sunshine Hours 250

 

Where to stay in Calgary

Where to go in Canada in May

Find out more about the weather in Canada in May and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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).

What To Do

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

Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Calgary (Alberta)

MON   Oct 03
23°C | 7°C
SW 16 kmph
TUE   Oct 04
26°C | 8°C
S 14 kmph
WED   Oct 05
19°C | 7°C
E 21 kmph

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