Average Weather during May in Canberra (Australian Capital Territory), Australia

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Canberra in May is 4.0°C (39.2°F). The amount of rain in May is normal with an average of 45mm (1.8in). The average maximum temperature lies around 16.0°C (60.8°F). You will see the sun occasionally during this month, it has 167 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

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 4 °C
Max Temperature 16 °C
Chance of Rain 27%
Precipitation 45mm
Rainy Days 8
Sunshine Hours 167

What To Do

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

Swimming
5/10
Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Barbeque
6/10
Camping
5/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

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