Weather in South Korea in May 2017

Check the weather in South Korea in May based on long-term weather averages before you book your next holiday to South Korea in 2017. Expect daytime temperatures to reach 23°C with on average 8 hours of sunshine per day in South Korea in May.

What is the weather like in South Korea in May?
How hot is South Korea in May? 23°C
How sunny is South Korea in May? 8 sunshine hours/day
How wet is South Korea in May? 90 mm rainfall

Weather in South Korea in May

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  • 23°C maximum daytime temperature in May in South Korea (Seoul)23
    23°C max day temperature
  • 8 hours of sunshine per day (57% of daylight hours) in May in South Korea8
    8 hours of sunshine per day
  • 8 days with some rainfall in May in South Korea (Seoul)8
    8 days with some rainfall
  • 12°C minimum night-time temperature in May in South Korea (Seoul)12
    12°C min night temperature
  • 14 hours of daylight per day in May in South Korea (Seoul)14
    14 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in May in South Korea (Seoul)0
    No heat & humidity
  • 90 mm monthly rainfall in May in South Korea (Seoul)90
    90 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 8 (Very High) in May in South Korea (Seoul)8
    8 (Very High) UV index

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More about South Korea weather in May

The average maximum daytime temperature in South Korea in May is a warm 23°C (73°F). There are usually 8 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 57% of the 14 hours of daylight.

Expect 90mm (3.5 inches) of rainfall across the whole of May with 8 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be very high (8 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a cool 12°C (54°F). The weather in South Korea in May is represented by Seoul.

South Korea sunrise & sunset times for May 2017

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for South Korea in May 2017. Select a month to view South Korea sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The South Korea sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Seoul.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Monday, 1st May 2017 05:37 19:22
Tuesday, 2nd May 2017 05:36 19:23
Wednesday, 3rd May 2017 05:35 19:24
Thursday, 4th May 2017 05:34 19:25
Friday, 5th May 2017 05:33 19:26
Saturday, 6th May 2017 05:32 19:26
Sunday, 7th May 2017 05:31 19:27
Monday, 8th May 2017 05:30 19:28
Tuesday, 9th May 2017 05:29 19:29
Wednesday, 10th May 2017 05:28 19:30
Thursday, 11th May 2017 05:27 19:31
Friday, 12th May 2017 05:26 19:32
Saturday, 13th May 2017 05:25 19:33
Sunday, 14th May 2017 05:24 19:34
Monday, 15th May 2017 05:23 19:34
Tuesday, 16th May 2017 05:22 19:35
Wednesday, 17th May 2017 05:21 19:36
Thursday, 18th May 2017 05:21 19:37
Friday, 19th May 2017 05:20 19:38
Saturday, 20th May 2017 05:19 19:39
Sunday, 21st May 2017 05:18 19:39
Monday, 22nd May 2017 05:18 19:40
Tuesday, 23rd May 2017 05:17 19:41
Wednesday, 24th May 2017 05:16 19:42
Thursday, 25th May 2017 05:16 19:43
Friday, 26th May 2017 05:15 19:43
Saturday, 27th May 2017 05:15 19:44
Sunday, 28th May 2017 05:14 19:45
Monday, 29th May 2017 05:14 19:46
Tuesday, 30th May 2017 05:13 19:46
Wednesday, 31st May 2017 05:13 19:47
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