France Weather in May

   
 
 

Check the Weather in France in May before you book your next holiday. This gives the best indication of the weather in May and includes figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall. The may weather guide shown below is for Paris.

The good news is that if you fancy going on holiday in May, you definitely won't have to fly as far as in previous months to find warm rays of sunshine, or even beach friendly weather. It's also early in the European holiday season, so hotels are freshly cleaned and it's generally uncrowded, even though the weather in May means temperatures aren't yet at their peak.

Max Daytime Temperature (°C) 20°C (68°F) Max Daytime Temperature in May in France (Paris) 20°C (68°F) in May
Min Night-time Temperature (°C) 9°C (48°F) Min Night-time Temperature in May in France (Paris) 9°C (48°F) in May
Hours of Sunshine (Daily) 7 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (42% of Daylight Hours) in May in France (Paris) 7 Hours per day in May
Hours of Daylight (Daily) 15 Hours of Daylight in May in France (Paris) 15 Hours per day in May
Heat and Humidity Discomfort No heat & humidity in May in France (Paris) None in May
Days with some Rainfall 15 Days with some Rainfall in May in France (Paris) 15 Days in May
Monthly Rainfall (mm) 58 mm (2.3 inches) Monthly Rainfall in May in France (Paris) 58 mm (2.3 inches) in May
UV Index (Maximum) UV (Maximum) Index 6 (High) in May in France (Paris) 6 (High) in May
All Months Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Metric (°C)  |  Imperial (°F) 
France
Weather
France
Overview
France
Climate
France
Today
France
Forecast
France
When Best
France
Holidays
France
Flights
France
Hotels
France
Hire Cars
France
Villas
France
Transfers
Top France Destinations
   -  Paris
   -  Nice
   -  Cannes
   -  Disneyland
   -  More...
   -  Biarritz
   -  Toulouse
   -  Marseille
   -  Corsica
Monarch holidays sale: Save up to £50 per person Monarch holidays sale: Save up to £50 per person
Save up to £50 per person on all summer holidays in the latest Monarch SALE. Alternatively pay just £99 low deposit per person. Travel between 1st May until 31st October 2014.

Map of France

Select a destination from the France Map to view the may weather guide. Alternatively, select from the list of destinations below the map. Can't find the France weather destination you are after? Try the Destination Search.

Aix-en-Provence   Ajaccio   Annecy   Antibes   Arcachon   Arles   Aubenas   Bastia   Bayeux   Bayonne   Bergerac   Beziers   Biarritz   Bordeaux   Brest   Briancon   Cannes   Carcassonne   Chambery   Clermont-Ferrand   Deauville   Dijon   Disneyland Paris   Hendaye   Hyeres   La Rochelle   Le Havre   Le Touquet   Les Sables d'Olonne   Lille   Limoges   Lourdes   Lyon   Mandelieu-la-Napoule   Marseille   Montpellier   Nantes   Nice   Paris   Perpignan   Quiberon   Quimper   Reims   Saint-Nazaire   Saint-Raphael   Saint-Tropez   St Malo   Strasbourg   Tarbes   Toulouse   Tours   Vannes   Versailles  

Corsica  

France weather by month

Check the weather for a particular month in France by selecting a month from the list below. Alternatively check which month usually has the Best Weather in France. If you are not sure where to go, why not try our Holiday Planner.

   
 
 

Back to Top of Page