Whitby weather in May 2024

Expect 13°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 6 hours of sunshine per day in Whitby in May. Check more long-term weather averages for Whitby in May before you book your next holiday to England in 2024/2025.

  • 13°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Whitby13
    13°C max day temperature
  • 6 hours of sunshine per day
  • 14 days with some rainfall in May in Whitby14
    14 days with some rainfall
  • 6°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Whitby6
    6°C min night temperature
  • 16 hours of daylight per day in May in Whitby16
    16 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in May in Whitby0
    No heat & humidity
  • 57 mm monthly rainfall in May in Whitby57
    57 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 5 (Moderate) in May in Whitby5
    5 (Moderate) UV index
  • 9°C sea temperature in May in Whitby9
    9°C sea temperature

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The May weather guide for England (Whitby) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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How warm is it in Whitby in May?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 13°C in Whitby in May, falling to 6°C at night.

How sunny is it in Whitby in May?

There are normally 6 hours of bright sunshine each day in Whitby in May - that's 37% of daylight hours.

Is the sea cold around Whitby in May?

The average sea temperature around Whitby in May is 9°C.

Does it rain in Whitby in May?

There are usually 14 days with some rain in Whitby in May and the average monthly rainfall is 57mm.

Whitby May sunrise & sunset times

Browse the sunrise and sunset times for Whitby in May 2024. Select a month to view Whitby sunrise and sunset times for the next 12 months.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st May 2024 05:23 20:37
Thursday, 16th May 2024 04:55 21:04
Friday, 31st May 2024 04:35 21:26

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