Sao Paulo weather in May (Sao Paulo State, Brazil)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in May. The average maximum daytime temperature in Sao Paulo in May lies at 23.4°C (74.12°F). The average minimum temperature is 14.0°C (57.2°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is moderate with an average of 71mm (2.8in). It rains an average of 6 days of the month. The sun will occasionally show itself with 182 hours of sunshine during the entire month. May is known as one of the best months to visit Sao Paulo.


So what to wear in May? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot. At night it can still cool off so best to pack some warmer nightwear as well.

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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 Celsius

Min Temperature 57 °F
Max Temperature 74 °F
Chance of Rain 20%
Precipitation 3 in
Rainy Days 6
Sunshine Hours 182

 

Where to stay in Sao Paulo

Where to go in Brazil in May

Find out more about the weather in Brazil 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
7/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Sao Paulo (Sao Paulo State)

FRI   Jan 27
90°F | 63°F
ESE 12 mph
SAT   Jan 28
84°F | 65°F
SE 8 mph
0.36 in
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

SUN   Jan 29
84°F | 67°F
NNW 13 mph
0.12 in
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

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