May weather forecast and climate
Lefkada, Greece

A ship docked on the glorious white sandy beach of Katsiki, Greece
A ship docked on the glorious white sandy beach of Katsiki, Greece
The last month of the spring, May, is an agreeable month in Lefkada, Greece, with temperature in the range of an average low of 16.8°C (62.2°F) and an average high of 21.5°C (70.7°F).

Temperature

In Lefkada, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from an enjoyable 17.8°C (64°F) in April, to an agreeable 21.5°C (70.7°F). In Lefkada, in May, the average low-temperature is 16.8°C (62.2°F).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity in Lefkada is 69%.

Rainfall

In May, in Lefkada, the rain falls for 11.2 days. Throughout May, 35mm (1.38") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Lefkada, there are 137.4 rainfall days, and 782mm (30.79") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Lefkada snow does not fall in February through December.

Sea temperature

In Lefkada, the average seawater temperature in May is 19.4°C (66.9°F).
Note: For most, swimming in 19.4°C (66.9°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 Lefkada is 14.3h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 11.4h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Lefkada is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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 Lefkada?

In Lefkada, in May, the average high-temperature is 21.5°C (70.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 16.8°C (62.2°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Lefkada?

The average relative humidity in May in Lefkada is 69%.

How much does it rain in Lefkada in May?

In May, in Lefkada, Greece, the rain falls for 11.2 days. Throughout May, 35mm (1.38") of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Lefkada?

In Lefkada snow does not fall in February through December.

How cold is the water in May in Lefkada?

In Lefkada, Greece, in May, the average water temperature is 19.4°C (66.9°F). For most, swimming in 19.4°C (66.9°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).

How many hours of daylight does Lefkada have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Lefkada, Greece, is 14.3h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Lefkada?

The average sunshine in May in Lefkada, Greece, is 11.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Lefkada?

In Lefkada, Greece, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average high temperature in May: 21.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (29.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 16.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (24.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.3°C).

Average pressure in May - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average pressure in May: 1013.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1018.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1012.1mbar).

Average wind speed in May - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average wind speed in May: 10.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (14.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.8km/h).

Average humidity in May - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average humidity in May: 69%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February, March and April (70%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (62%).

Average rainfall in May - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average rainfall in May: 35mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (152mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (3mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in May: 11.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (17.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (2.3 days).

Average snowfall in May - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average snowfall in May: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1mm).
Months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in May: 19.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (15.4°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average daylight in May: 14.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11.4h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.8h).

Average sunshine days in May - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average sunshine days in May: 16.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (26.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (11.3 days).

Average UV index in May - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average UV index in May: 6

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in May - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average cloud cover in May: 20

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 39).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 8).

Average visibility in May - Lefkada, Greece
  • Average visibility in May: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).