Riyadh weather in May 2020

Get the latest coronavirus (COVID-19) updates for Saudi Arabia with current travel advice, statistics and online resources.

  • 39°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Riyadh39
    39°C max day temperature
  • 10 hours of sunshine per day
  • 3 days with some rainfall in May in Riyadh3
    3 days with some rainfall
  • 24°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Riyadh24
    24°C min night temperature
  • 13 hours of daylight per day in May in Riyadh13
    13 hours of daylight per day
  • Very high heat & humidity in May in RiyadhVH
    Very High heat & humidity
  • 10 mm monthly rainfall in May in Riyadh10
    10 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in May in Riyadh11
    11+ (Extreme) UV index
  • Top deals & discounts
  • Riyadh weather overview
  • Riyadh climate averages by month
  • More destinations
  • Best time to go to Riyadh
  • Riyadh 5-day weather forecast

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

The May weather guide for Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 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.

  • Save EXTRA 10% on cheap car hire worldwide
  • With this exclusive Holiday Autos discount code
  • Travel before 31st December 2020 (inclusive)
Show discount codeShow discount code ******vel

Expires at 23:59 on Thursday 31st Dec 2020 · View all Holiday Autos offers

How hot is it in Riyadh in May?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 39°C in Riyadh in May with very high heat and humidity, falling to 24°C at night.

How sunny is it in Riyadh in May?

There are normally 10 hours of bright sunshine each day in Riyadh in May - that's 77% of daylight hours.

Does it ever rain in Riyadh in May?

There are usually 3 days with some rain in Riyadh in May and the average monthly rainfall is 10mm.

Riyadh sunrise & sunset times for May 2020

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

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec

Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Friday, 1st May 2020 05:18 18:23
Saturday, 16th May 2020 05:09 18:30
Sunday, 31st May 2020 05:04 18:38
  • Save EXTRA 8% on selected hotels worldwide
  • Plus free cancellation on most rooms
  • Travel before 31st October 2020 (inclusive)
Show discount codeShow discount code ******520

Expires at 23:59 on Sunday 31st May 2020 · View all Hotels.com offers

Metric (°C / mm)  |  Imperial (°F / inches)

Back to top

Where's hot in Saudi Arabia in May?

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

More destinations & map >>

Related posts

Popular travel offers

Top ^

*affiliate links: find out how we are funded and why this helps us remain free to use.