Kŭrdzhali weather in May (Kardzhali, Bulgaria)

What can you expect from the weather in Kŭrdzhali during May? Here's what the weather might have in store during this month.

In Kŭrdzhali, May is characterized by high temperatures and moderate rainfall. Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 22°C. However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate 11°C.

Kŭrdzhali in May usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 80 mm for the month. Typically around 9 days of rainfall is expected.

With around 255 hours of sunshine, the days are mostly sunny. It gives a pleasant and vibrant feel to the area.

So this is a great month to visit if you prefer dry days with pleasant temperatures. May, June, July and September typically offer the most optimal weather. In contrast, January, February and December tend to have less optimal conditions.

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

 

Kŭrdzhali, monthly averages in May

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 11°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 22°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 31%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 80 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 9 days  
HumidityHumidity 52% *  
SunshineSunshine 255 hours *  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Plovdiv, Bulgaria (74 KM, 46 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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Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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 Kŭrdzhali in May?

For visitors traveling to Kŭrdzhali, 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
Barbeque
8/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Interested in more climate information?

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