Average weather in May in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Rhône-Alps), France

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc in May is 4.9°C (40.82°F). The amount of rain in May is high with an average of 121mm (4.8in). It rains on average a total of 14 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 18.0°C (64.4°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc with 202 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

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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 4 °C
Max Temperature 18 °C
Chance of Rain 47%
Precipitation 121mm
Rainy Days 14
Sunshine Hours 202

 

Where to stay in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

Where to go in France in May

Find out more about the weather in France 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
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
3/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Rhône-Alps)

SUN   Nov 27
7°C | -10°C
ESE 12 kmph
MON   Nov 28
4°C | -7°C
SSE 10 kmph
Overcast

Overcast

TUE   Nov 29
3°C | -9°C
ESE 7 kmph
1.7 mm

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