Birmingham
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Birmingham, United Kingdom

A beautiful flower garden beside a staircase leading to the main entrance of the City Council building of Birmingham, United Kingdom
A beautiful flower garden beside a staircase leading to the main entrance of the City Council building of Birmingham, United Kingdom
The last month of the spring, May, is a comfortable month in Birmingham, United Kingdom, with average temperature varying between 7.1°C (44.8°F) and 16°C (60.8°F).

Temperature

In Birmingham, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases, from a cool 12.7°C (54.9°F) in April, to an enjoyable 16°C (60.8°F). In May, in Birmingham, the average low-temperature is 7.1°C (44.8°F).

Rainfall

In May, in Birmingham, the rain falls for 15 days. Throughout May, 61.3mm (2.4") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 182 rainfall days, and 805mm (31.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Birmingham, United Kingdom, the average length of the day in May is 15.8h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Birmingham is 5.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in May in Birmingham?

In Birmingham, United Kingdom, in May, the average high-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 7.1°C (44.8°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Birmingham?

In Birmingham, United Kingdom, in May, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 61.3mm (2.4") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in May in Birmingham?

In Birmingham, United Kingdom, the average length of the day in May is 15.8h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Birmingham?

The average sunshine in May is 5.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Birmingham?

In Birmingham, United Kingdom, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in May: 16°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (21.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (6.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 7.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (1.1°C).

Average rainfall in May - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in May: 61.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (82.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (51.4mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (12 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in May: 15.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.8h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 5.7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 6.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.5h).

Average UV index in May - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 0).