Cape Town Weather May
To help you choose the best time to travel, you can find climate data below on the weather in Cape Town in May.
|average daily high||+20.3°C|
|average daily low||+9.4°C|
|sunny / overcast hours||6.6 / 4.2|
|average monthly precipitation||69 mm|
Temperature in Cape Town
In May the average daily maximum in Cape Town is +20.3°C, and the minimum +9.4°C.
The hottest May day on record is +33.5°C, and the coldest +0.9°C.
Best beach resorts in May:
There are 10.8 hours of daylight in Cape Town in May. Out of these, on average 6.6 are sunny, which means there is quite a lot of sun.
The average monthly temperature in the Atlantic Ocean on the beaches of Cape Town in May is +16.4°C.
The water is considered very cool, but some hardy people might bathe in it for 10-15 minutes.
The amount of precipitation in Cape Town in May is usually 69 mm, which may cause a change of plans on certain days.