Nuuk weather in May 2021

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  • 3°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Nuuk3
    3°C max day temperature
  • 6 hours of sunshine per day
  • 12 days with some rainfall in May in Nuuk12
    12 days with some rainfall
  • -2°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Nuuk-2
    -2°C min night temperature
  • 19 hours of daylight per day in May in Nuuk19
    19 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in May in Nuuk0
    No heat & humidity
  • 54 mm monthly rainfall in May in Nuuk54
    54 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 3 (Moderate) in May in Nuuk3
    3 (Moderate) UV index
  • 0°C sea temperature in May in Nuuk0
    0°C sea temperature

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The May weather guide for Nuuk, 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 Nuuk in May?

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

How sunny is it in Nuuk in May?

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

Is the sea cold around Nuuk in May?

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

Does it rain in Nuuk in May?

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

Nuuk sunrise & sunset times for May 2021

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


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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Where is warm in Greenland in May for 2021/2022?

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

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