Queenstown weather in May 2020

  • 9°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Queenstown9
    9°C max day temperature
  • 3 hours of sunshine per day
  • 13 days with some rainfall in May in Queenstown13
    13 days with some rainfall
  • 1°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Queenstown1
    1°C min night temperature
  • 9 hours of daylight per day in May in Queenstown9
    9 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in May in Queenstown0
    No heat & humidity
  • 100 mm monthly rainfall in May in Queenstown100
    100 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in May in Queenstown2
    2 (Low) UV index
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The May weather guide for Queenstown, New Zealand 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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Guide to Queenstown weather in May

The average maximum daytime temperature in Queenstown in May is a cool 9°C (48°F). The average night-time temperature is usually a cold 1°C (34°F). There are usually 3 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 28% of the 9 hours of daylight.

Expect 100mm (3.9 inches) of rainfall across the whole of May with 13 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be low (2 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

Queenstown sunrise & sunset times for May 2020

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Queenstown in May 2020. Select a month to view Queenstown sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Friday, 1st May 2020 07:40 17:44
Saturday, 16th May 2020 07:58 17:25
Sunday, 31st May 2020 08:13 17:13
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