Corinth
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Corinth, Greece

A ship cruising through the clear waters in the Canal of Corinth, in Greece
A ship cruising through the clear waters in the Canal of Corinth, in Greece
May, the last month of the spring, in Corinth, is a warm month, with average temperature fluctuating between 12°C (53.6°F) and 25°C (77°F).

Temperature

In Corinth, Greece, the average high-temperature increases, from a pleasant 20°C (68°F) in April, to a moderately hot 25°C (77°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F).

Rainfall

In Corinth, during May, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 22mm (0.87") of precipitation. In Corinth, during the entire year, the rain falls for 81 days and collects up to 542mm (21.34") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Corinth, the average water temperature is 18.8°C (65.8°F).
Note: For most, swimming in 18.8°C (65.8°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 is 14.2h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Corinth is 10h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
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. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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 Corinth?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 25°C (77°F), while the average low-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F).

How much does it rain in Corinth in May?

In Corinth, during May, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 22mm (0.87") of precipitation.

How cold is the water in May in Corinth?

In Corinth, Greece, in May, the average water temperature is 18.8°C (65.8°F). Swimming in 18.8°C (65.8°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 Corinth have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Corinth is 14.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Corinth have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Corinth is 10h.

How high is the UV index in May in Corinth?

In Corinth, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Corinth, Greece
  • Average high temperature in May: 25°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (32°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 12°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (19°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (4°C).

Average rainfall in May - Corinth, Greece
  • Average rainfall in May: 22mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (101mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (6mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Corinth, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in May: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July, August and September (2 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Corinth, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in May: 18.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (15.3°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Corinth, Greece
  • Average daylight in May: 14.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 13h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

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

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