Average weather in May in Victoria (British Columbia), Canada

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Victoria in May is 8.0°C (46.4°F). May is a dry month with an average of 26mm (1.0in) rain. It rains on average a total of 9 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 16.0°C (60.8°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Victoria with 270 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? 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 in May

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 8 °C
Max Temperature 16 °C
Chance of Rain 30%
Precipitation 26mm
Rainy Days 9
Sunshine Hours 270

Where to stay in Victoria

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What To Do

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

Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
5/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Victoria (British Columbia)

SAT Jun 25
20°C | 12°C
Sunny

Sunny

SUN Jun 26
20°C | 14°C
Sunny

Sunny

MON Jun 27
22°C | 15°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

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