Zurich weather in May 2020

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

  • 18°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Zurich18
    18°C max day temperature
  • 6 hours of sunshine per day
  • 18 days with some rainfall in May in Zurich18
    18 days with some rainfall
  • 8°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Zurich8
    8°C min night temperature
  • 15 hours of daylight per day in May in Zurich15
    15 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in May in Zurich0
    No heat & humidity
  • 110 mm monthly rainfall in May in Zurich110
    110 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 7 (High) in May in Zurich7
    7 (High) UV index
  • Top deals & discounts
  • Zurich weather overview
  • Zurich climate averages by month
  • More destinations
  • Best time to go to Zurich
  • Zurich 5-day weather forecast

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

The May weather guide for Zurich, Switzerland 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 Zurich in May?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 18°C in Zurich in May, falling to 8°C at night.

How sunny is it in Zurich in May?

There are normally 6 hours of bright sunshine each day in Zurich in May - that's 37% of daylight hours.

Does it rain in Zurich in May?

There are usually 18 days with some rain in Zurich in May and the average monthly rainfall is 110mm.

Zurich sunrise & sunset times for May 2020

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


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Friday, 1st May 2020 06:09 20:38
Saturday, 16th May 2020 05:48 20:58
Sunday, 31st May 2020 05:34 21:14
  • Book easyJet holidays early for summer 2021
  • Destinations include Canaries, Spain, Cyprus & Portugal
  • Filter deals by price, departure airport, board basis & more

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

Back to top

Discover more about Switzerland

Where is hot in Switzerland in May for 2020/2021?

Below are average maximum temperatures at popular destinations in Switzerland 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.