Greenland weather in May 2021

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

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The May weather guide for Greenland 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 cold is it in Greenland in May?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 3°C in Nuuk, Greenland in May, falling to -2°C at night.

How sunny is it in Greenland in May?

There are normally 6 hours of bright sunshine each day in Nuuk, Greenland in May - that's 31% of daylight hours.

Is the sea cold around Greenland in May?

The average sea temperature around Nuuk, Greenland in May is -0°C.

Does it rain in Greenland in May?

There are usually 12 days with some rain in Nuuk, Greenland in May and the average monthly rainfall is 54mm. Rain may fall as snow in this month.

Greenland sunrise & sunset times for May 2021

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Greenland in May 2021. Select a month to view Greenland sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Greenland sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Nuuk.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Saturday, 1st May 2021 04:58 21:52
Sunday, 16th May 2021 04:08 22:41
Monday, 31st May 2021 03:23 23:28
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