Paros
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Paros, Greece

Shallow clear waters overlooking the beautiful white town of Naoussa, in Paros Island, Greece
Shallow clear waters overlooking the beautiful white town of Naoussa, in Paros Island, Greece
May, the last month of the spring, in Paros, is an agreeable month, with average temperature varying between 15°C (59°F) and 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

In Paros, the average high-temperature in May marginally rises, from an enjoyable 18°C (64.4°F) in April, to a pleasant 22°C (71.6°F). In Paros, the average low-temperature is 15°C (59°F).

Rainfall

In Paros, during May, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 14mm (0.6") of precipitation. In Paros, Greece, during the entire year, the rain falls for 62 days and collects up to 481mm (18.9") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in Paros is 18.6°C (65.5°F). Swimming in 18.6°C (65.5°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

The average length of the day is 14.2h.

Sunshine

In Paros, Greece, the average sunshine in May is 10h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 8 transform into the following instructions:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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 Paros?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Paros, is 22°C (71.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 15°C (59°F).

How much does it rain in Paros in May?

In Paros, Greece, during May, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 14mm (0.6") of precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in May in Paros?

In May, the average sea temperature is 18.6°C (65.5°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 18.6°C (65.5°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 Paros have in May?

In Paros, Greece, the average length of the day in May is 14.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Paros have in May?

In May, the average sunshine is 10h.

How high is the UV index in May in Paros?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Paros, Greece, is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Paros, Greece
  • Average high temperature in May: 22°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (27°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (13°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 15°C

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

Average rainfall in May - Paros, Greece
  • Average rainfall in May: 14mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (94mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (2mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Paros, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in May: 3 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, August and September (1 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Paros, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in May: 18.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (15.9°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

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 - Paros, 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).