Average weather in May in Malmö (Skåne), Sweden

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Malmö in May is 6.0°C (42.8°F). The amount of rain in May is normal with an average of 38mm (1.5in). It rains on average a total of 10 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 16.0°C (60.8°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Malmö with 269 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? 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. With a water temperature of around 9.0°C (48.2°F), there is no need to bring your swimwear.

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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 6 °C
Max Temperature 16 °C
Water Temperature 9 °C
Chance of Rain 33%
Precipitation 38mm
Rainy Days 10
Sunshine Hours 269

Where to stay in Malmö

Where to go in Sweden in May

Find out more about the weather in Sweden 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.

Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
5/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Malmö (Skåne)

FRI Aug 12
29°C | 16°C
Sunny

Sunny

SAT Aug 13
30°C | 16°C
Sunny

Sunny

SUN Aug 14
30°C | 18°C
Sunny

Sunny

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