Xiamen Weather in May

Compared to April, the highest maximum temperature goes up to 35℃/95℉ and the lowest minimum temperature is 18℃/64.4℉. The air is more humid because there are about 10 days of rain with less sun.

Average Maximum Average Minimum Highest Maximum Lowest Minimum
31.6 23.5 35 18
88.88 74.3 95 64.4

Sunny Days: about 2 days
Cloudy Days: about 5 days
Rainy Days: about 10 days
Overcast Days: about 14 days

What to wear and bring?

In early May In early May, there could be a couple of days of light rain, but the maximum temperature is a little high. Shorts and short sleeves are a comfortable clothing combination. Taking an umbrella with you all the time is also a good idea.
It often cloudy on Labor Day (May 1st). The temperature is usually between 24℃/75.2℉ and 33℃/91.4℉. So people should avoid getting overheated and apply sun-screen products before going out in the daytime.

In mid-May Compared to early in the month, there are more cloudy days, and the temperature is between 28℃/82.4℉ and 35℃/95℉. You will need to wear skirts, shorts, maybe a waistcoat, and sandals.

In late May The temperate is similar to mid-May, with the minimum temperature being up to 27℃/80.6℉. You should wear a T-shirt, skirt, shorts or other cool clothing. There are about a week of rainy days in late May, so you’d better to take an umbrella when you go out.

Historical Weather in May

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