Average Weather during May in El Calafate (Santa Cruz), Argentina

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in El Calafate in May is 0.3°C (32.54°F). The amount of rain in May is normal with an average of 32mm (1.3in). May is the most wet month of the year. The average maximum temperature lies around 7.8°C (46.04°F). You will see the sun occasionally during this month, it has 115 hours of sun.

So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to El Calafate should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Plan on bringing your warm clothes and something that will protect you from the rain. It can be a bit chilly and rainy during this period.

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

Monthly Averages

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 32 °F
Max Temperature 46 °F
Chance of Rain 27%
Precipitation 1 in
Rainy Days 8
Sunshine Hours 115

What To Do

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

Swimming
5/10
Cycling
4/10
Walking
4/10
Camping
5/10
Outdoor sports
4/10

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