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Weather Averages for Prague in May
Averages for Prague in May
May is one of the milder months of the year in Prague, reaching highs of 18°C (that's about 64°F) during the day.
Evenings for May are cool with average night time temps of 8°C (46°F).
Average wet days for May in Prague are above average from the rest of the calendar year.
May 1st in Prague is a spring day of celebration by university students across the Czech Republic. May 1st is also a romantic day of rituals for couples at Petrin Hill.
May 8th is VE Day in Prague and the Czech Republic. This is a public holiday celebration of liberation of the Czech Repubic by the Soviet Union on May 9th, 1945.
On May 13th the Prague International Marathon with 20,000 runners expected this year. The weekend kicks off a day earlier with smaller more family oriented activities such as eco walk and mini marathon.
You can’t go to Prague without taking part in the Czech Beer Festival beginning at the Prague Exhibition Grounds on May 17th, 2012. Samples of 70 plus beers from Czech breweries and of food from local markets is on offer. Folk costumes are worn by waitresses, and live bands will be entertaining the festival patrons. And the best part is, admission is FREE.
On May 25th through May 27th, 2012 the Prague Food Festival displays the skills of top chefs in the Czech Republic. Samplings of food and beer will be served, and children under 5 eat for free. Check it out at Royal Gardens of Prague Castle.