Average weather in May in Irkutsk (Irkutsk Region), Russia

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Irkutsk in May is 4.0°C (39.2°F). The amount of rain in May is normal with an average of 37mm (1.5in). It rains on average a total of 15 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 18.3°C (64.94°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Irkutsk with 267 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 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 50%
Precipitation 37mm
Rainy Days 15
Sunshine Hours 267

Where to stay in Irkutsk

What To Do

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

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

Weather Forecasts for Irkutsk (Irkutsk Region)

FRI Jan 21
-10°C | -21°C
Freezing fog

Freezing fog

SAT Jan 22
-10°C | -15°C
Moderate snow

Moderate snow

SUN Jan 23
-10°C | -15°C
Moderate snow

Moderate snow

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