Average weather in May in Pontresina (Grisons), Switzerland

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Pontresina in May is 0.3°C (32.54°F). The amount of rain in May is normal with an average of 71mm (2.8in). It rains on average a total of 9 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 13.0°C (55.4°F). Bring a thick blanket because during the night it can cool down to temperatures below freezing. The sun will occasionally show itself with 166 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Pontresina should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also plan on bringing your warm clothes, it can be a bit chilly 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 in May

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 0 °C
Max Temperature 13 °C
Chance of Rain 30%
Precipitation 71mm
Rainy Days 9
Sunshine Hours 166
* Climate data from: Saint Moritz, Switzerland (4 KM, 2 Miles).

 

Where to stay in Pontresina

Where to go in Switzerland in May

Find out more about the weather in Switzerland 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
5/10
Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Pontresina (Grisons)

TUE   Nov 29
-2°C | -9°C
SSW 8 kmph
8.6 mm
Moderate snow

Moderate snow

WED   Nov 30
-3°C | -11°C
N 11 kmph
THU   Dec 01
-1°C | -15°C
ESE 7 kmph
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

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