Peyia
Cyprus
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Peyia, Cyprus

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Peyia, Cyprus, with average temperature ranging between max 24°C (75.2°F) and min 14°C (57.2°F).

Temperature

In Peyia, Cyprus, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a pleasant 20°C (68°F) in April, to a moderately hot 24°C (75.2°F). In Peyia, the average low-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F).

Rainfall

In Peyia, during May, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 18mm (0.7") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Peyia, there are 76 rainfall days, and 541mm (21.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Peyia, the average water temperature is 20°C (68°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 20°C (68°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Peyia, Cyprus, is 10h.

UV index

In Peyia, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 9 interpret into the following advice:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in May in Peyia?

In Peyia, Cyprus, in May, the average high-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F).

How much does it rain in Peyia in May?

In Peyia, Cyprus, in May, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 18mm (0.7") of accumulated precipitation.

How cold is the water in May in Peyia?

In Peyia, 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 Peyia have in May?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Peyia have in May?

In Peyia, Cyprus, the average sunshine in May is 10h.

How high is the UV index in May in Peyia?

In Peyia, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Peyia, Cyprus
  • Average high temperature in May: 24°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (14°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 14°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (7°C).

Average rainfall in May - Peyia, Cyprus
  • Average rainfall in May: 18mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (116mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (3mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Peyia, Cyprus
  • Average rainfall days in May: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (14 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (1 days).

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

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (27°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (17°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Peyia, 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: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

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

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