Average weather in May in Taipei (Taipei Municipality), Taiwan

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Taipei in May is 23.0°C (73.4°F). May falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 247mm (9.7in). It rains on average a total of 14 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 30.2°C (86.36°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 113 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Taipei 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 warm or even hot.

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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 23 °C
Max Temperature 30 °C
Chance of Rain 47%
Precipitation 247mm
Rainy Days 14
Sunshine Hours 113

Where to stay in Taipei

What To Do

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

Swimming
7/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Taipei (Taipei Municipality)

WED Jan 19
15°C | 13°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

THU Jan 20
16°C | 14°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

FRI Jan 21
16°C | 14°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

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