Dospat weather in May (Smolyan, Bulgaria)

Curious about the May weather in Dospat? Wondering if it's an optimal time for a visit? This page provides detailed information on the weather conditions for that month.

In May, Dospat generally has pleasant temperatures and high rainfall. Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 19°C. However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate 7°C.

Dospat in May usually receives high rainfall, averaging around 119 mm for the month. With this being the wettest month, keeping an umbrella on hand might save you from getting wet from a sudden shower. Based on our climate data of the past 30 years, about 12 days of rain are anticipated.

The city usually sees around 255 hours of sunlight, indicating many sunny days.

If your ideal day consists of dry skies and moderate temperatures July, August and September generally stand out with the best circumstances. While January, February, March, November and December tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Dospat climate page with graphs.

 

Dospat, monthly averages in May

Min Temperature 7°C  
Max Temperature 19°C  
Chance of Rain 41%  
Precipitation 119 mm  
Rainy days 12 days  
Humidity 52% *  
Sunshine 255 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Plovdiv, Bulgaria (72 KM, 45 Miles).

Where to go in Bulgaria in May

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

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in Dospat in May?

For visitors traveling to Dospat, 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. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes.

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

Interested in more climate information?

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