Valparaíso weather in May (Valparaíso Region, Chile)

Looking to travel to Valparaíso in May? Check out this comprehensive weather guide.

In May, Valparaíso generally has moderate temperatures and moderate rainfall. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 16°C (show in °F), while night temperatures can drop to 11°C.

Valparaíso in May usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 60 mm (show in inches) for the month. When we look at the climate data from the last 30 years, we can expect around 3 days of rain.

The city usually sees around 115 hours of sunlight, indicating a moderately sunny period.

Should you favor a climate that's both dry and comfortably warm January, February, March, April, November and December typically offer the most agreeable circumstances. On the other hand, June tends to be characterized by conditions that may not be as optimal.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Valparaíso climate page with graphs.


Valparaíso, monthly averages in May

Show in Fahrenheit
Min Temperature 11.2°C  
Max Temperature 16.4°C  
Chance of Rain 10%  
Precipitation 60 mm  
Rainy days 3 days  
Humidity 80%  
Sunshine 115 hours  
Percentage Sunshine  

Where to go in Chile in May

Find out more about the weather in Chile in May and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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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).

So, what should you wear in Valparaíso in May?

For visitors traveling to Valparaíso, we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

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