Ankara
Turkey
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Ankara, Turkey

The area around the famous Ankara Castle in Ankara, Turkey, overlooking the vast city below, on a sunny summer day
The area around the famous Ankara Castle in Ankara, Turkey, overlooking the vast city below, on a sunny summer day
May, the last month of the spring, in Ankara, is an agreeable month, with average temperature ranging between max 22.2°C (72°F) and min 9.6°C (49.3°F).

Temperature

In Ankara, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a comfortable 17.3°C (63.1°F) in April, to an agreeable 22.2°C (72°F). In Ankara, the average low-temperature is 9.6°C (49.3°F).

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Ankara is May when the rain falls for 12.6 days and typically aggregates up to 51.8mm (2") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 14.4h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 8.4h.

UV index

In Ankara, Turkey, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in May in Ankara?

In Ankara, in May, the average high-temperature is 22.2°C (72°F), and the average low-temperature is 9.6°C (49.3°F).

How much does it rain in Ankara in May?

In Ankara, during May, the rain falls for 12.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 51.8mm (2") of precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Ankara?

The month with the most rainfall in Ankara is May when the rain falls for 12.6 days and typically aggregates up to 51.8mm (2") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in May in Ankara?

In Ankara, the average length of the day in May is 14.4h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Ankara?

In May, the average sunshine in Ankara is 8.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Ankara?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Ankara is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Ankara, Turkey
  • Average high temperature in May: 22.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 9.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (16°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-3°C).

Average rainfall in May - Ankara, Turkey
  • Average rainfall in May: 51.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (51.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (10.7mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Ankara, Turkey
  • Average rainfall days in May: 12.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (12.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (2.7 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Ankara, Turkey
  • Average daylight in May: 14.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.4h

The month with most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.3h).

Average UV index in May - Ankara, Turkey
  • Average UV index in May: 8

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).