May weather forecast
Larnaca, Cyprus

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Larnaca, Cyprus, with temperature in the range of an average low of 16°C (60.8°F) and an average high of 26.5°C (79.7°F).

Temperature

In Larnaca, Cyprus, the average high-temperature in May marginally rises from an agreeable 22.5°C (72.5°F) in April to a warm 26.5°C (79.7°F). In May, in Larnaca, the average low-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F).

Rainfall

In Larnaca, it is raining for 0.7 days, with typically 9mm (0.35") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 37.7 rainfall days, and 352mm (13.86") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Larnaca, the average seawater temperature in May is 20.9°C (69.6°F).
Note: For most, swimming in 20.9°C (69.6°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).

Daylight

In Larnaca, the average length of the day in May is 14h and 0min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 05:54 and sunset at 19:30. On the last day of May, in Larnaca, Cyprus, sunrise is at 05:33 and sunset at 19:53 EEST.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Larnaca, Cyprus, is 10.7h.

UV index

In Larnaca, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
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. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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

What is the temperature in May in Larnaca?

In Larnaca, Cyprus, in May, the average high-temperature is 26.5°C (79.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Larnaca?

In Larnaca, Cyprus, in May, during 0.7 rainfall days, 9mm (0.35") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Larnaca?

In Larnaca, Cyprus, the average seawater temperature in May is 20.9°C (69.6°F). For most, swimming in 20.9°C (69.6°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).

How many hours of daylight does Larnaca have in May?

The average day length in May is 14h and 0min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in May in Larnaca?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 05:54 and sunset at 19:30. On the last day of the month, in Larnaca, sunrise is at 05:33 and sunset at 19:53 EEST.

How many hours of sunshine does Larnaca have in May?

In Larnaca, Cyprus, the average sunshine duration in May is 10.7h.

How high is the UV index in May in Larnaca?

In Larnaca, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Larnaca, Cyprus

Average temperature in May - Larnaca, Cyprus
  • Average high temperature in May: 26.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (32.7°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (16.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 16°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (22.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (6.9°C).

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Average rainfall in May
Larnaca, Cyprus

Average rainfall in May - Larnaca, Cyprus
  • Average rainfall in May: 8.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (94.5mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0.4mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Larnaca, Cyprus

Average rainfall days in May - Larnaca, Cyprus
  • Average rainfall days in May: 0.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (8 days).
The months with the least rainy days are July and August (0.1 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Larnaca, Cyprus

Average sea temperature in May - Larnaca, Cyprus
  • Average sea temperature in May: 20.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (28.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (16.9°C).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Larnaca, Cyprus

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Larnaca, Cyprus
  • Average daylight in May: 14h and 0min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 28min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 52min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 48min).

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Average UV index in May
Larnaca, Cyprus

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

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

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