Anticosti Island weather in May

Anticosti Island is a region in Canada. Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in May in Anticosti Island. Is this month a good time to go to Anticosti Island? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Anticosti Island in May?

The weather conditions in Anticosti Island in May are generally unpleasant.

You can expect cold maximum average daytime temperatures of around 11°C (53°F) and nighttime temperatures around 2°C (35°F) in Port Menier.

May is a moderate rainy month with an average rainfall of around 80mm (3.2 inches) in Port Menier. It is also generally a sunny time of year with an average of 243 hours of sunshine in Port Menier during the entire month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to discover more about the various weather conditions around Anticosti Island.

Where to go in Anticosti Island in May

Find the average weather conditions in May for the most popular destinations in Anticosti Island on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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 / 3.5inches a month).

Popular destinations in Anticosti Island

What is the weather like in May for the most popular destinonation in Anticosti Island?

Average weather in Port Menier

In May Port Menier generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 11°C (53°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 2°C (35°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Port Menier
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
4°C / 40°F 
-4°C / 25°F 
166 hours 
60mm / 2.4" 
10 days 
11°C / 53°F 
2°C / 35°F 
243 hours 
80mm / 3.2" 
11 days 
June   >> June
17°C / 63°F 
7°C / 45°F 
247 hours 
80mm / 3.2" 
11 days 
Climate in Port Menier

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Is May the best time to go to Anticosti Island?

In our opinion May is not the best time to visit Anticosti Island with commonly unpleasant weather in Port Menier.

On average the best time to visit Anticosti Island is in August with generally perfect weather in Port Menier. The worst months are January, February, March, April, October, November and December that can have poor weather conditions.

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