Average weather in May in Kunming (Yunnan), China

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Kunming in May is 15.0°C (59°F). The amount of rain in May is normal with an average of 85mm (3.3in). It rains on average a total of 12 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 24.6°C (76.28°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Kunming with 212 hours of sun. May is known as one of the best months to visit Kunming.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Kunming should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very nice and warm.

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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 15 °C
Max Temperature 24 °C
Chance of Rain 40%
Precipitation 85mm
Rainy Days 12
Sunshine Hours 212

 

Where to stay in Kunming

Where to go in China in May

Find out more about the weather in China 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.

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Barbeque
8/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Kunming (Yunnan)

FRI   Oct 07
21°C | 14°C
SSE 15 kmph
7.7 mm
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

SAT   Oct 08
21°C | 14°C
SSE 14 kmph
9.7 mm
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

SUN   Oct 09
14°C | 9°C
E 17 kmph
13.2 mm
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

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