May weather forecast and climate
Sozopol, Bulgaria

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a pleasant month in Sozopol, Bulgaria, with average temperature ranging between max 21°C (69.8°F) and min 12°C (53.6°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature rises, from a comfortable 16°C (60.8°F) in April, to an agreeable 21°C (69.8°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F).

Rainfall

In May, in Sozopol, Bulgaria, the rain falls for 8 days. Throughout May, 48mm (1.89") of precipitation is accumulated. In Sozopol, during the entire year, the rain falls for 81 days and collects up to 568mm (22.36") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Sozopol, Bulgaria, in May, the average water temperature is 15.6°C (60.1°F).
Note: Swimming in 15.6°C (60.1°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In Sozopol, Bulgaria, the average length of the day is 14.6h.

Sunshine

In Sozopol, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Sozopol is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

How much does it rain in Sozopol in May?

In Sozopol, in May, during 8 rainfall days, 48mm (1.89") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Sozopol?

In Sozopol, in May, the average water temperature is 15.6°C (60.1°F). For most, swimming in 15.6°C (60.1°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

What is the average length of the day in May in Sozopol?

In Sozopol, the average length of the day in May is 14.6h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Sozopol?

The average sunshine in May in Sozopol is 8h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Sozopol?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Sozopol is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Sozopol, Bulgaria

Average temperature in May - Sozopol, Bulgaria
  • Average high temperature in May: 21°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (28°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (6°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 12°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (17°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-1°C).

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Average rainfall in May
Sozopol, Bulgaria

Average rainfall in May - Sozopol, Bulgaria
  • Average rainfall in May: 48mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (69mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (30mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Sozopol, Bulgaria

Average rainfall days in May - Sozopol, Bulgaria
  • Average rainfall days in May: 8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (9 days).
Months with the least rainy days are August and September (4 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Sozopol, Bulgaria

Average sea temperature in May - Sozopol, Bulgaria
  • Average sea temperature in May: 15.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (7.6°C).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Sozopol, Bulgaria

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Sozopol, Bulgaria
  • Average daylight in May: 14.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2h).

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Average UV index in May
Sozopol, Bulgaria

Average UV index in May - Sozopol, Bulgaria
  • Average UV index in May: 7

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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