What’s the weather like in Bansko in May?Most of the snow has disappeared this month and the temperatures begin to really warm up in this pretty Bulgarian resort. The Bansko weather in May makes it a great time to visit and explore the town and surrounding mountains in a pleasant and warm climate. You’re likely to see some showers in May, though.
Geographical influencesBansko is found at the foot of the Pirin Mountains, in the south west of Bulgaria near to Macedonia and Greece. The weather in Bansko in May is affected by the Aegean and Ionian Sea, which create warm air that heats the town in late spring and summer. Higher ground above Bansko will be a little cooler.
AveragesThe weather in Bansko is mild to warm in May. You can expect an average daytime temperature of 17°C, rising to excellent highs of 23°C on hotter days. Even the very coldest days shouldn’t drop below 12°C. You’ll make the most of the sunshine too during this month in Bansko. Expect to see an average of eight hours sun each day from 14 hours of daylight. Rainfall at this time will be around 50mm with six days on average getting some rainfall. UV levels are low and wind speeds are light at 4mph, so exploring the sights and hills around Bansko will be very comfortable in May.