Canberra weather in May 2021

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  • 15°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Canberra15
    15°C max day temperature
  • 5 hours of sunshine per day
  • 11 days with some rainfall in May in Canberra11
    11 days with some rainfall
  • 3°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Canberra3
    3°C min night temperature
  • 10 hours of daylight per day in May in Canberra10
    10 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in May in Canberra0
    No heat & humidity
  • 58 mm monthly rainfall in May in Canberra58
    58 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 3 (Moderate) in May in Canberra3
    3 (Moderate) UV index

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The May weather guide for Canberra, A.C.T. shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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How warm is it in Canberra in May?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 15°C in Canberra in May, falling to 3°C at night.

How sunny is it in Canberra in May?

There are normally 5 hours of bright sunshine each day in Canberra in May - that's 51% of daylight hours.

Does it rain in Canberra in May?

There are usually 11 days with some rain in Canberra in May and the average monthly rainfall is 58mm.

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Canberra sunrise & sunset times for May 2021

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Canberra in May 2021. Select a month to view Canberra sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Saturday, 1st May 2021 06:40 17:21
Sunday, 16th May 2021 06:52 17:07
Monday, 31st May 2021 07:03 16:59
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