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

May weather forecast and climate
Liverpool, United Kingdom

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderate month in Liverpool, United Kingdom, with average temperature fluctuating between 15.3°C (59.5°F) and 8.3°C (46.9°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

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

Snowfall

May through October are months without snowfall in Liverpool.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in Liverpool, United Kingdom, is 10.9°C (51.6°F).
Note: 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

The average length of the day in Liverpool, United Kingdom, is 15.9h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

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 the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
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. 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, the average high-temperature is 15.3°C (59.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 8.3°C (46.9°F).

How much does it rain in Liverpool in May?

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, it doesn't snow. April is the latest month when it typically snows.

When it does not snow in Liverpool?

In Liverpool snow does not fall in May through October.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Liverpool?

In Liverpool, in May, the average water temperature is 10.9°C (51.6°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

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

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

What month has the most sunshine in Liverpool?

The month with the most sunshine in Liverpool, United Kingdom, is May, with an average of 6.7h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Liverpool have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Liverpool, United Kingdom, is 6.7h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Liverpool?

In Liverpool, United Kingdom, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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).