Weather in Longyearbyen in May 2018

Expect -3°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 9 hours of sunshine per day in Longyearbyen in May. Check more long-term weather averages for Longyearbyen in May before you book your next holiday to Svalbard in 2018.

Key weather averages for Longyearbyen in May

  • -3°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Longyearbyen-3
    -3°C max day temperature
  • 9 hours of sunshine per day (36% of daylight hours) in May in Longyearbyen9
    9 hours of sunshine per day
  • 9 days with some rainfall in May in Longyearbyen9
    9 days with some rainfall
  • -7°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Longyearbyen-7
    -7°C min night temperature
  • 24 hours of daylight per day in May in Longyearbyen24
    24 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in May in Longyearbyen0
    No heat & humidity
  • 13 mm monthly rainfall in May in Longyearbyen13
    13 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in May in Longyearbyen2
    2 (Low) UV index
  • -2°C sea temperature in May in Longyearbyen-2
    -2°C sea temperature

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Guide to Longyearbyen weather in May

The average maximum daytime temperature in Longyearbyen in May is a very cold -3°C (27°F). The average night-time temperature is usually a very cold -7°C (19°F). There are usually 9 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 36% of the 24 hours of daylight.

Expect 13mm (0.5 inches) of rainfall across the whole of May with 9 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be low (2 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Longyearbyen in May is -2°C (28°F).

The weather in Longyearbyen in May is represented by Longyearbyen.

Longyearbyen sunrise & sunset times for May 2018

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Longyearbyen in May 2018. Select a month to view Longyearbyen sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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