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Buenos Aires Weather in May, Argentina

BUENOS AIRES AVERAGES FOR MAY

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Buenos Aires Averages May

  • What is Average Temperature?
    The average high temperature and the average low temperature for that month, on a daily basis, divided by 2 equals the average temperature for that month

    Temperature

    15°C
    59°F
  • What is Average High Low Temperature?
    The sum of high temperatures/low temperatures divided by the number of days in that month, recorded daily

    High Temperature

    19°C
    66°F
  • What is Average High Low Temperature?
    The sum of high temperatures/low temperatures divided by the number of days in that month, recorded daily

    Low Temperature

    11°C
    52°F
  • What is Average Sea Temperature?
    Average daily sea temperatures and divided by the number of days in the month. Sea Temperatures are taken from buoys, ships and even satellites can calculate sea temperature based on energy that is radiated from the sea's surface

    Sea Temperature

    16°C
    61°F
  • What are Average Daily Sunshine Hours?
    Total sunshine hours for the month, divided by the number of days in the month. Sunshine hours are taken with a sunshine recorder, either a Campbell-Stokes recorder or an Eppley Pyreheliometer

    Sunshine Hours

    5 hours
  • What is Average Rainfall?
    The amount of mm in rain for that month divided by the number of days, and the number of days that it rains during that month on average, over a given period of years

    Rainfall Days

    7 days
  • What is Average Rainfall?
    The amount of mm in rain for that month divided by the number of days, and the number of days that it rains during that month on average, over a given period of years

    Rainfall

    80 mm

Buenos Aires Daily Averages May

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  • 11

    52

    Hour 11

    11:00

  • 13

    55

    Hour 12

    12:00

  • 13

    55

    Hour 13

    13:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 14

    14:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 15

    15:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 16

    16:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 17

    17:00

  • Sunset

    17:52

  • 13

    55

    Hour 18

    18:00

  • 13

    55

    Hour 19

    19:00

  • 13

    55

    Hour 20

    20:00

  • 13

    55

    Hour 21

    21:00

  • 13

    55

    Hour 22

    22:00

  • 13

    55

    Hour 23

    23:00

  • Wednesday
  • 9

    48

    0:00

  • 9

    48

    1:00

  • 9

    48

    2:00

  • 9

    48

    3:00

  • 9

    48

    4:00

  • 9

    48

    5:00

  • 8

    46

    6:00

  • 8

    46

    7:00

  • Sunset

    07:50

  • 8

    46

    8:00

  • 9

    48

    9:00

  • 10

    50

    10:00

    • 1100

      Clear

      11º

      52º

    • 1200

      Clear

      13º

      55º

    • 1300

      Clear

      13º

      55º

    • 1400

      Clear

      14º

      57º

    • 1500

      Clear

      14º

      57º

    • 1600

      Clear

      14º

      57º

    • 1700

      Clear

      14º

      57º

    • 17 52

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    • 1800

      Clear

      13º

      55º

    • 1900

      Clear

      13º

      55º

    • 2000

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 2100

      Cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 2200

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 2300

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 0000

      Wed

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 0100

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 0200

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 0300

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 0400

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 0500

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 0600

      Partly cloudy

      12º

      54º

    • 0700

      Partly cloudy

      12º

      54º

    • 07 50

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    • 0800

      Partly cloudy

      12º

      54º

    • 0900

      Partly cloudy

      12º

      54º

    • 1000

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

  • 12

    54

    Hour 7

    7:00

  • Sunset

    07:51

  • 12

    54

    Hour 8

    8:00

  • 12

    54

    Hour 9

    9:00

  • 13

    55

    Hour 10

    10:00

  • 13

    55

    Hour 11

    11:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 12

    12:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 13

    13:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 14

    14:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 15

    15:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 16

    16:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 17

    17:00

  • Sunset

    17:52

  • 15

    59

    Hour 18

    18:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 19

    19:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 20

    20:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 21

    21:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 22

    22:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 23

    23:00

  • Thursday
  • 13

    55

    0:00

  • 13

    55

    1:00

  • 13

    55

    2:00

  • 13

    55

    3:00

  • 13

    55

    4:00

  • 13

    55

    5:00

  • 12

    54

    6:00

    • 0600

      Clear

      12º

      54º

    • 0700

      Clear

      12º

      54º

    • 07 51

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    • 0800

      Partly cloudy

      12º

      54º

    • 0900

      Partly cloudy

      12º

      54º

    • 1000

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 1100

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 1200

      Partly cloudy

      14º

      57º

    • 1300

      Partly cloudy

      15º

      59º

    • 1400

      Partly cloudy

      15º

      59º

    • 1500

      Partly cloudy

      15º

      59º

    • 1600

      Partly cloudy

      15º

      59º

    • 1700

      Cloudy

      15º

      59º

    • 17 52

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    • 1800

      Overcast

      15º

      59º

    • 1900

      Patchy rain possible

      15º

      59º

    • 2000

      Patchy rain possible

      15º

      59º

    • 2100

      Patchy rain possible

      15º

      59º

    • 2200

      Patchy rain possible

      14º

      57º

    • 2300

      Patchy rain possible

      14º

      57º

    • 0000

      Thu

      Patchy rain possible

      14º

      57º

    • 0100

      Patchy rain possible

      14º

      57º

    • 0200

      Patchy rain possible

      14º

      57º

    • 0300

      Patchy rain possible

      14º

      57º

    • 0400

      Patchy rain possible

      14º

      57º

    • 0500

      Patchy rain possible

      14º

      57º

  • 13

    55

    Hour 7

    7:00

  • Sunset

    07:51

  • 13

    55

    Hour 8

    8:00

  • 13

    55

    Hour 9

    9:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 10

    10:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 11

    11:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 12

    12:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 13

    13:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 14

    14:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 15

    15:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 16

    16:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 17

    17:00

  • Sunset

    17:51

  • 15

    59

    Hour 18

    18:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 19

    19:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 20

    20:00

  • 15

    59

    Hour 21

    21:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 22

    22:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 23

    23:00

  • Friday
  • 14

    57

    0:00

  • 14

    57

    1:00

  • 14

    57

    2:00

  • 14

    57

    3:00

  • 14

    57

    4:00

  • 14

    57

    5:00

  • 14

    57

    6:00

    • 0600

      Patchy rain possible

      14º

      57º

    • 0700

      Patchy rain possible

      13º

      55º

    • 07 51

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    • 0800

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 0900

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 1000

      Cloudy

      14º

      57º

    • 1100

      Cloudy

      14º

      57º

    • 1200

      Partly cloudy

      15º

      59º

    • 1300

      Partly cloudy

      15º

      59º

    • 1400

      Partly cloudy

      15º

      59º

    • 1500

      Partly cloudy

      15º

      59º

    • 1600

      Partly cloudy

      15º

      59º

    • 1700

      Partly cloudy

      15º

      59º

    • 17 51

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    • 1800

      Partly cloudy

      15º

      59º

    • 1900

      Partly cloudy

      15º

      59º

    • 2000

      Partly cloudy

      15º

      59º

    • 2100

      Partly cloudy

      15º

      59º

    • 2200

      Partly cloudy

      14º

      57º

    • 2300

      Partly cloudy

      14º

      57º

    • 0000

      Fri

      Partly cloudy

      14º

      57º

    • 0100

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 0200

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 0300

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 0400

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 0500

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

  • 12

    54

    Hour 7

    7:00

  • Sunset

    07:52

  • 12

    54

    Hour 8

    8:00

  • 12

    54

    Hour 9

    9:00

  • 13

    55

    Hour 10

    10:00

  • 13

    55

    Hour 11

    11:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 12

    12:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 13

    13:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 14

    14:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 15

    15:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 16

    16:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 17

    17:00

  • Sunset

    17:51

  • 14

    57

    Hour 18

    18:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 19

    19:00

  • 14

    57

    Hour 20

    20:00

  • 13

    55

    Hour 21

    21:00

  • 13

    55

    Hour 22

    22:00

  • 13

    55

    Hour 23

    23:00

  • Saturday
  • 14

    57

    0:00

  • 13

    55

    1:00

  • 13

    55

    2:00

  • 13

    55

    3:00

  • 13

    55

    4:00

  • 13

    55

    5:00

  • 12

    54

    6:00

    • 0600

      Partly cloudy

      12º

      54º

    • 0700

      Partly cloudy

      12º

      54º

    • 07 52

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    • 0800

      Clear

      12º

      54º

    • 0900

      Clear

      12º

      54º

    • 1000

      Clear

      13º

      55º

    • 1100

      Clear

      13º

      55º

    • 1200

      Partly cloudy

      14º

      57º

    • 1300

      Partly cloudy

      14º

      57º

    • 1400

      Partly cloudy

      14º

      57º

    • 1500

      Partly cloudy

      14º

      57º

    • 1600

      Partly cloudy

      14º

      57º

    • 1700

      Partly cloudy

      14º

      57º

    • 17 51

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    • 1800

      Partly cloudy

      14º

      57º

    • 1900

      Partly cloudy

      14º

      57º

    • 2000

      Partly cloudy

      14º

      57º

    • 2100

      Clear

      13º

      55º

    • 2200

      Clear

      13º

      55º

    • 2300

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 0000

      Sat

      Partly cloudy

      13º

      55º

    • 0100

      Partly cloudy

      12º

      54º

    • 0200

      Partly cloudy

      12º

      54º

    • 0300

      Partly cloudy

      12º

      54º

    • 0400

      Partly cloudy

      12º

      54º

    • 0500

      Partly cloudy

      12º

      54º

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May Weather Averages

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What's the Weather Like in Buenos Aires in May

Temperature

The last autumn month features further decline in average air temperatures in Buenos Aires. Typical values for this time of year range from 10C (50F) to 19C (66.2F), but deviations are possible. Low temperatures may fluctuate between 6C (42.8F) and 18C (64.4F), while high temperatures tend to vary from 12C (53.6F) to 23C (73.4F). This time of year, Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina, is a significantly cooler destination than Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.

Daily temperatures are comfortable around mid-afternoon in the first week of the month. From then on, it feels cool (below 18C/64.4F) most of the time until the end of May. Starting from mid-May, cold temperatures (below 13C/55.4F) appear before the dawn. By the end of the month, the cold interval lasts from around midnight to 11 am.

Sunshine

The average duration of sunshine is also on the decline during May in the city of Buenos Aires. Due to shorter daylight and longer intervals of cloudy weather, the destination receives around 5:30 hours of sunlight per day on average. Still, the ratio of sunny against cloudy conditions is approx. 55% to 45% this time of year. As for cloud cover, the probability of mostly cloudy or overcast weather is on the increase in the course of the month. At the beginning of May, days are 43% likely to be cloudy. Final days of the month are 51% probable to feature cloud cover over the city.

Rain

The amount of precipitation the largest city of Argentina receives during the final autumn month is somewhat lesser than in April. Typically, this parameter measures between 75 mm/2.95 in and 90 mm/3.54 in, on average. Sporadic rain, which usually doesn't last long, occurs across 8 rainy days per month, in general. The possibility that some day will be rainy is slightly over 20% throughout the period. But, the overall amount of rainfall decreases in the course of the month.

Late night, around 3 am, is the most likely time of the day for rain to fall during May. The evening around 9 pm is the least likely time of the day in this regard.

Wind speed

The speed of the wind increases insignificantly in the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires this time of year. It rises from 4.5 m/s at the beginning of the month to 4.7 m/s at its end. Late night is the calmest time of the day in this regard, with the wind speed dropping down to 3.7 m/s. Midday features the strongest wind, up to 5.2 m/s. All these values are the characteristics of a gentle breeze.

Humidity

This Argentine destination usually features comfortable conditions in May in regard to humidity. The likelihood of muggy or oppressive conditions is negligible.

Sunrise and sunset

Buenos Aires, the Paris of South America, features shorter daylight with every passing day this time of year. The duration of daylight on May 1 is 10:42 hours, from 7:29 am to 6:11 pm. May 31 features precisely 10 daylight hours, from 7:51 am to 5:51 pm.

Average sea temperature

The temperature of sea in this destination ranges from 14C (57.2F) to 18C (64.4F) during the month of May.

Extraordinary weather occurrences

Floods (caused by heavy rainfall) did happen around Buenos Aires in recent years. But, these hazards of nature aren't likely to take place this time of year. However, light frosts might occur during night hours starting from May. 

Buenos Aires Hotels in May

In May, travel-related expenses become low, approaching their off-season minimum. If you don't mind dealing with a somewhat chilly weather, you can save a lot by visiting Queen of the Plata this time of year.

Milhouse Hostel Avenue

Milhouse Hostel Avenue is an affordable accommodation provider offering rooms, mixed dorms and female dormitories. Other facilities are private or shared bathrooms, a common kitchen, bar and a terrace with barbecue. Free Wi-Fi is available, too. Milhouse Hostel Avenue is located in the downtown area.

La Fresque Hotel

La Fresque Hotel is a 3-star hotel, located in the heart of Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina. It disposes of studios, rooms and suites, equipped with wireless internet, LCD TVs, air-conditioning and heating. The hotel has an on-site parking.

CasaSur Recoleta

CasaSur Recoleta is an upscale property located near top tourist points of interest. Rooms and suites feature various amenities, including LCD TVs, iPod docks, climate control, minibars, and wine cellars in suites. High-speed wireless internet is free, and guests can make use of a business center, fitness center, restaurant and a spa.

Panamericano Buenos Aires

Panamericano Buenos Aires is a 5-star establishment located in the city center. It has large rooms and extra-large suites on offer. Their equipment consists of minibars, complimentary Wi-Fi, LED TVs and designer furniture. Restaurants, meeting rooms, a gym, spa and paid parking are additional facilities of Panamericano Hotel.

Bars and restaurants

As one of the leading tourist destinations in South America, the city of Buenos Aires boasts a great culinary offer. Restaurants and bars offering local and international specialties are omnipresent and work until late, in general. You won't be hungry here whatever your budget is. Some of the most affordable bites will set you back less than 1 USD, in local currency, of course. If you have a large budget for dining, only the sky is the limit of how much you could spend.

Café Rivas

Café Rivas is an establishment where you can stop by for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Located in the San Telmo neighborhood, it serves tapas, salads, sandwiches, pastries, cakes and dishes based on salmon and octopus among other ingredients. Café Rivas is open daily except on Monday.

La Puerta Roja

La Puerta Roja is a popular bar where you can join a pool game, dine or simply have a drink. Located in San Telmo, "Red Door" is a hidden jewel serving barbecue and featuring a good selection of beers. La Puerta Roja is open daily from noon to 5:30 am.

Pizzeria La Mezzetta

Pizzeria La Mezzetta is one of the most popular places for pizza lovers in the largest city of Argentina. Seating places in the pizzeria are limited, but you can order and take your meal away. Fugazetta, a pizza made of cheese and onion, is a specialty you should order. Pizzeria La Mezzetta is open daily except on Sunday. Opening hours are from 8 am to 1 am (midnight on Monday).

Casa Saltshaker

Casa Saltshaker is an exclusive dining venue preparing Mediterranean- and Andean-style dishes. The menu consists of several courses that are paired with wines. What may surprise you is the fact that the "restaurant" occupies a private apartment. You will learn the address once you complete the booking procedure.

Things to do in Buenos Aires in May

La Boca barrio

La Boca is a working-class neighborhood of the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires. Located near the Plata River, it used to be inhabited by workers engaged on nearby shipyards. Today, La Boca is popular among tourists flocking here to enjoy tango beats, purchase art from peddlers and examine colorful El Caminito Street. Also, don't miss to visit the art museum of Fundacion Proa, Casa Amarilla and attend a show at El Teatro De La Ribeira. "La Bombonera," the stadium where FC Boca Juniors play, is another top attraction of the barrio.

Museum of Latin American Art

Museum of Latin American Art, located in Palermo, is the first-class art museum of Buenos Aires, the Paris of South America. It showcases masterpieces of the 20th-century art, encompassing different art movements. Among these, you will examine social art, pop art, conceptual art and contemporary art. Some must-see highlights of the museum are:

  • The Couple by Alexandro Xul Solar.
  • Self-portrait with Monkey and Parrot by Frida Callo.
  • And The Widowers by Fernando Botero.

Besides permanent, the MALBA stages temporary exhibitions. In addition to paintings, you will have an opportunity to examine photos, prints and sculpture among other artwork.