Average weather in May in Vila Nova de Gaia (Norte Region), Portugal

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Vila Nova de Gaia in May is 11.5°C (52.7°F). The amount of rain in May is normal with an average of 89mm (3.5in). It rains on average a total of 13 days. You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 20.0°C (68°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Vila Nova de Gaia with 255 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Vila Nova de Gaia 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 nice and warm. With a water temperature of around 15.0°C (59°F), there is no need to bring your swimwear.

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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 52 °F
Max Temperature 68 °F
Water Temperature 59 °F
Chance of Rain 43%
Precipitation 4 in
Rainy Days 13
Sunshine Hours 255
* Climate data from: Porto, Portugal (13 KM, 8 Miles).

Where to stay in Vila Nova de Gaia

Where to go in Portugal in May

Find out more about the weather in Portugal 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.

Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Barbeque
8/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Vila Nova de Gaia (Norte Region)

WED Aug 17
75°F | 61°F
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

THU Aug 18
80°F | 58°F
Sunny

Sunny

FRI Aug 19
87°F | 65°F
Sunny

Sunny

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