Girne
Cyprus
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Girne, Cyprus

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Girne, Cyprus, with average temperature fluctuating between 26°C (78.8°F) and 16°C (60.8°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from an agreeable 22°C (71.6°F) in April, to a warm 26°C (78.8°F). In May, in Girne, Cyprus, the average low-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F).

Rainfall

In Girne, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 13mm (0.5") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 58 rainfall days, and 534mm (21") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Girne, the average seawater temperature is 20°C (68°F).
Note: Swimming in 20°C (68°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

The average length of the day is 14h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Girne is 10.2h.

UV index

In Girne, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 9 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in May in Girne?

In Girne, in May, the average high-temperature is 26°C (78.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F).

How much does it rain in Girne in May?

In Girne, in May, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 13mm (0.5") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Girne?

In Girne, the average seawater temperature in May is 20°C (68°F). Swimming in 20°C (68°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Girne have in May?

In May, the average length of the day is 14h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Girne?

In Girne, the average sunshine in May is 10.2h.

How high is the UV index in May in Girne?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Girne, Cyprus
  • Average high temperature in May: 26°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (33°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 16°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (9°C).

Average rainfall in May - Girne, Cyprus
  • Average rainfall in May: 13mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (133mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Girne, Cyprus
  • Average rainfall days in May: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Girne, Cyprus
  • Average sea temperature in May: 20°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (28°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (17°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Girne, Cyprus
  • Average daylight in May: 14h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.2h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in May - Girne, Cyprus
  • Average UV index in May: 9

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).