Nea Poteidaia
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Nea Poteidaia, Greece

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Nea Poteidaia, Greece, with temperature in the range of an average low of 12°C (53.6°F) and an average high of 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases, from an enjoyable 19°C (66.2°F) in April, to a warm 24°C (75.2°F). In Nea Poteidaia, Greece, in May, the average low-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F).

Rainfall

In Nea Poteidaia, Greece, it is raining for 8 days, with typically 42mm (1.7") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 84 rainfall days, and 519mm (20.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Nea Poteidaia, the average water temperature is 18.5°C (65.3°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 18.5°C (65.3°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 Nea Poteidaia, the average length of the day in May is 14.4h.

Sunshine

In Nea Poteidaia, the average sunshine in May is 9h.

UV index

In Nea Poteidaia, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from unprotected 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 extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. 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 Nea Poteidaia?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Nea Poteidaia, Greece, is 24°C (75.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F).

How much does it rain in Nea Poteidaia in May?

In Nea Poteidaia, Greece, in May, during 8 rainfall days, 42mm (1.7") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How cold is the water in May in Nea Poteidaia?

In May, the average sea temperature in Nea Poteidaia is 18.5°C (65.3°F). For most, swimming in 18.5°C (65.3°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 Nea Poteidaia have in May?

In Nea Poteidaia, Greece, the average length of the day in May is 14.4h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Nea Poteidaia?

In May, the average sunshine is 9h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Nea Poteidaia?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Nea Poteidaia, Greece
  • Average high temperature in May: 24°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 12°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (18°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2°C).

Average rainfall in May - Nea Poteidaia, Greece
  • Average rainfall in May: 42mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (68mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (24mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Nea Poteidaia, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in May: 8 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, November and December (9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July, August and September (4 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Nea Poteidaia, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in May: 18.5°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July and August (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (13.6°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Nea Poteidaia, Greece
  • Average daylight in May: 14.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, November and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in May - Nea Poteidaia, Greece
  • Average UV index in May: 8

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).