Faroe Islands
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Fuglafjørður, Faroe Islands

Sea temperature

In Fuglafjørður, Faroe Islands, the average seawater temperature in Mayo is 8.3°C (46.9°F).
Note: Swimming in 8.3°C (46.9°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.


In Mayo, the average length of the day is 17.8h.

What is the water temperature in Mayo in Fuglafjørður?

In Fuglafjørður, Faroe Islands, in Mayo, the average water temperature is 8.3°C (46.9°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Fuglafjørður have in Mayo?

The average length of the day in Mayo in Fuglafjørður, Faroe Islands, is 17.8h.
Average sea temperature in May - Fuglafjørður, Faroe Islands
  • Average sea temperature in May: 8.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (11.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (7.2°C).

Average daylight in May - Fuglafjørður, Faroe Islands
  • Average daylight in May: 17.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.3h).