May weather forecast
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

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Lefkada, is a pleasant month, with average temperature ranging between min 16.8°C (62.2°F) and max 21.5°C (70.7°F).

Temperature

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

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 69%.

Rainfall

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

Snowfall

February through December are months without snowfall in Lefkada, Greece.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in Lefkada is 19.4°C (66.9°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 19.4°C (66.9°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

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 11.4h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Lefkada, Greece, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in May in Lefkada?

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

How much does it rain in Lefkada in May?

In Lefkada, in May, during 11.2 rainfall days, 35mm (1.38") of precipitation is typically 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 May, the average sea temperature is 19.4°C (66.9°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 19.4°C (66.9°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 Lefkada have in May?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Lefkada have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Lefkada is 11.4h.

How high is the UV index in May in Lefkada?

In Lefkada, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Lefkada, Greece

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).

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Average pressure in May
Lefkada, Greece

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).

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Average wind speed in May
Lefkada, Greece

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).

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Average humidity in May
Lefkada, Greece

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%).

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Average rainfall in May
Lefkada, Greece

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).

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Average rainfall days in May
Lefkada, Greece

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).

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Average snowfall in May
Lefkada, Greece

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).

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Average snowfall days in May
Lefkada, Greece

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).

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Average sea temperature in May
Lefkada, Greece

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).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Lefkada, Greece

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).

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Average sunshine days in May
Lefkada, Greece

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).

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Average UV index in May
Lefkada, Greece

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).

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Average cloud cover in May
Lefkada, Greece

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).

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Average visibility in May
Lefkada, Greece

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).

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