Weather Averages for Krakow in May
Averages for Krakow in May
May is a warm month in Krakow, Poland, with an average temperature of 14°C, comprising of an average high of 20°C and low of 8°C. The sea temperature averages 30°C, but rainfall increases by 50% to 60mm over 16 days. Humidity is 70% again, and there are also 11 hours of sunshine per day.
May is an excellent month for tourists to Krakow, as it has the Krakow International Film Festival, showcasing short films and documentaries. There is the Cracovia Marathon, which is a popular running event that continues to get more popular each year. The student carnival Juvenalia takes place in the middle of the month and many of the town’s students receive symbolic keys to the city’s gates. Juvenalia has plenty of fancy dress processions, masquerades and street dancing. Finally, there is the Student Song Festival, which has been going since the 1960s on the Main Market Square.
Hotel Columbus was the Traveller’s Choice 2013 winner for Best Service. Located in the centre of Krakow, the hotel is surrounded by bars, restaurants, art galleries, museums and shops. There are 24 rooms on offer, comprised of 11 twin, 10 double and three triples. Each room comes with air-conditioning, magnetic-coded room access, wireless Internet access, a safe and bathrooms.
Don’t forget to check the seven-day forecast before leaving home though!