Average Weather during May in Solothurn (Canton of Solothurn), Switzerland

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Solothurn in May is 7.6°C (45.68°F). The amount of rain in May is high with an average of 112mm (4.4in). The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 18.4°C (65.12°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 183 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Solothurn should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. 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.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in May look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 7 °C
Max Temperature 18 °C
Chance of Rain 40%
Precipitation 112mm
Rainy Days 12
Sunshine Hours 183

Where to stay in Solothurn

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
3/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

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