Milos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Milos, Greece

A white boat on clear waters viewed against stunning white rocks on Milos Island, in Greece
A white boat on clear waters viewed against stunning white rocks on Milos Island, in Greece
May, the last month of the spring, in Milos, is a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 16°C (60.8°F) and 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

In Milos, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases, from an enjoyable 19°C (66.2°F) in April, to a moderately hot 23°C (73.4°F). In Milos, in May, the average low-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F).

Rainfall

In Milos, during May, the rain falls for 2 days and regularly aggregates up to 13mm (0.51") of precipitation. In Milos, Greece, during the entire year, the rain falls for 57 days and collects up to 470mm (18.5") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in Milos is 18.8°C (65.8°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 18.8°C (65.8°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 Milos, the average length of the day is 14.1h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Milos is 11h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Milos, Greece, is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in May in Milos?

In May, in Milos, Greece, the average high-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F).

How much does it rain in Milos in May?

In Milos, in May, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 13mm (0.51") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in May in Milos?

In May, the average sea temperature in Milos, Greece, is 18.8°C (65.8°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 18.8°C (65.8°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 Milos have in May?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Milos have in May?

In Milos, the average sunshine in May is 11h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Milos?

In Milos, Greece, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Milos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in May: 23°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (14°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 16°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (9°C).

Average rainfall in May - Milos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in May: 13mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (90mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (1mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Milos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in May: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (0 days).

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

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (15.8°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Milos, 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: 4).

Average UV index in May - Milos, 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).