France weather in May 2021

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Below are average maximum temperatures at popular destinations in France in May. Select a destination to see more weather parameters.

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The May weather guide for France 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 hot is it in France in May?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 18°C in Paris, France in May, falling to 9°C at night.

How sunny is it in France in May?

There are normally 7 hours of bright sunshine each day in Paris, France in May - that's 42% of daylight hours.

Does it rain in France in May?

There are usually 15 days with some rain in Paris, France in May and the average monthly rainfall is 62mm.

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France sunrise & sunset times for May 2021

Browse the sunrise and sunset times for France in May 2021. Select a month to view France sunrise & sunset times for the next 12 months. The France sunrise and sunset times shown below are for Paris.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Saturday, 1st May 2021 06:30 21:06
Sunday, 16th May 2021 06:07 21:27
Monday, 31st May 2021 05:52 21:45
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