Nicosia
Cyprus
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Nicosia, Cyprus

An aerial panorama of the large old town in Nicosia, Cyprus, under partly cloudy skies
An aerial panorama of the large old town in Nicosia, Cyprus, under partly cloudy skies
May, the last month of the spring, in Nicosia, is another warm month, with average temperature varying between 29.7°C (85.5°F) and 14.8°C (58.6°F).

Temperature

In Nicosia, the average high-temperature in May rises, from 24.3°C (75.7°F) in April, to a still moderately hot 29.7°C (85.5°F). The average low-temperature, in Nicosia, Cyprus, is 14.8°C (58.6°F).

Rainfall

In May, in Nicosia, the rain falls for 2.7 days. Throughout May, 23.5mm (0.93") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Nicosia, there are 43.1 rainfall days, and 342.2mm (13.47") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 14h.

Sunshine

In Nicosia, the average sunshine is 10.7h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 9 in May interpret into the following advice:
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. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise.

What is the temperature in May in Nicosia?

In May, in Nicosia, the average high-temperature is 29.7°C (85.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 14.8°C (58.6°F).

How much does it rain in Nicosia in May?

In Nicosia, in May, during 2.7 rainfall days, 23.5mm (0.93") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Nicosia have in May?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Nicosia have in May?

The average sunshine in May is 10.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Nicosia?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Average high temperature in May: 29.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (37.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (15.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 14.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (22.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (5.2°C).

Average rainfall in May - Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Average rainfall in May: 23.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (65.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (1.3mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Average rainfall days in May: 2.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (7.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (0.1 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Nicosia, 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: 10.7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12.5h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

Average UV index in May - Nicosia, 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).