Average weather in May in Popayan (Cauca), Colombia

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Popayan in May is 12.0°C (53.6°F). The amount of rain in May is high with an average of 142mm (5.6in). You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 22.0°C (71.6°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 131 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Popayan 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 12 °C
Max Temperature 22 °C
Chance of Rain 67%
Precipitation 142mm
Rainy Days 20
Sunshine Hours 131

Where to stay in Popayan

What To Do

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

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Popayan (Cauca)

MON Dec 06
23°C | 10°C

Heavy rain

TUE Dec 07
25°C | 9°C

Moderate rain

WED Dec 08
23°C | 9°C

Moderate rain

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