Italy weather in May 2021

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

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The May weather guide for Italy 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 Italy in May?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 23°C in Rome, Italy in May, falling to 11°C at night.

How sunny is it in Italy in May?

There are normally 9 hours of bright sunshine each day in Rome, Italy in May - that's 59% of daylight hours.

Does it rain in Italy in May?

There are usually 10 days with some rain in Rome, Italy in May and the average monthly rainfall is 45mm.

Italy sunrise & sunset times for May 2021

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


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Saturday, 1st May 2021 06:06 20:09
Sunday, 16th May 2021 05:49 20:25
Monday, 31st May 2021 05:38 20:38
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