Liverpool
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Liverpool, United Kingdom

May, the last month of the spring, in Liverpool, is a moderate month, with average temperature ranging between max 15.3°C (59.5°F) and min 8.3°C (46.9°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a cool 11.5°C (52.7°F) in April, to a moderate 15.3°C (59.5°F). In May, in Liverpool, the average low-temperature is 8.3°C (46.9°F).

Rainfall

In May, in Liverpool, United Kingdom, the rain falls for 15 days. Throughout May, 68mm (2.7") of precipitation is accumulated. In Liverpool, during the entire year, the rain falls for 194 days and collects up to 859mm (33.8") of precipitation.

Snowfall

In May, in Liverpool, it doesn't snow. April is the latest month when it typically snows. Throughout the year, in Liverpool, there are 22 snowfall days.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature is 10.9°C (51.6°F). Swimming in 10.9°C (51.6°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Liverpool is 15.9h.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine is May, with an average of 6.7h of sunshine.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Liverpool, United Kingdom, is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In May, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in May in Liverpool?

In May, in Liverpool, United Kingdom, the average high-temperature is 15.3°C (59.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 8.3°C (46.9°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Liverpool?

In Liverpool, in May, during 15 rainfall days, 68mm (2.7") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

Does it snow in Liverpool in May?

In May, in Liverpool, United Kingdom, it doesn't snow. April is the latest month when it typically snows.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Liverpool?

In Liverpool, United Kingdom, in May, the average water temperature is 10.9°C (51.6°F). Swimming in 10.9°C (51.6°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

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

The average length of the day in May is 15.9h.

What month has the most sunshine in Liverpool?

May has the most sunshine of the year in Liverpool, with an average of 6.7h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Liverpool have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Liverpool is 6.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Liverpool?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Liverpool, United Kingdom, is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in May: 15.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (19.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (6.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 8.3°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (13.1°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (2.6°C).

Average rainfall in May - Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in May: 68mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (101mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (40mm).

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

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, November and December (18 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (14 days).

Average snowfall days in May - Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in May: 10.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (16.7°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (7.4°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in May: 15.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 6.7h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 6.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.5h).

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

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