Afantou
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Afantou, Greece

May, the last month of the spring, in Afantou, is a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 15°C (59°F) and max 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a pleasant 20°C (68°F) in April, to a warm 24°C (75.2°F). In May, in Afantou, the average low-temperature is 15°C (59°F).

Rainfall

In May, in Afantou, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout May, 19mm (0.75") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Afantou, there are 81 rainfall days, and 772mm (30.39") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Afantou, the average water temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).
Note: For most, swimming in 19°C (66.2°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 May, the average length of the day in Afantou is 14.1h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 11h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 8. 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 ordinary person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 8 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. 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 Afantou?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Afantou, Greece, is 24°C (75.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 15°C (59°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Afantou?

In Afantou, in May, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 19mm (0.75") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in May in Afantou?

In Afantou, Greece, in May, the average water temperature is 19°C (66.2°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 19°C (66.2°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).

How many hours of daylight does Afantou have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Afantou is 14.1h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Afantou?

In May, the average sunshine in Afantou, Greece, is 11h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Afantou?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Afantou is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Afantou, Greece
  • Average high temperature in May: 24°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (14°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 15°C

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

Average rainfall in May - Afantou, Greece
  • Average rainfall in May: 19mm

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are January and December (165mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (2mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Afantou, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in May: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (14 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and September (2 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Afantou, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in May: 19°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (16°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Afantou, Greece
  • Average daylight in May: 14.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 14h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in May - Afantou, Greece
  • Average UV index in May: 8

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).