Pefkochori
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Pefkochori, Greece

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Pefkochori, Greece, with temperature in the range of an average low of 12°C (53.6°F) and an average high of 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature rises, from an enjoyable 18°C (64.4°F) in April, to a moderately hot 23°C (73.4°F). The average low-temperature, in May, is 12°C (53.6°F).

Rainfall

In Pefkochori, it is raining for 8 days, with typically 40mm (1.6") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 84 rainfall days, and 601mm (23.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Pefkochori, the average water temperature is 17°C (62.6°F). For most, swimming in 17°C (62.6°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

The average length of the day in May is 14.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Pefkochori, Greece, is 9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 8 transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 minutes. 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. 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 Pefkochori?

In Pefkochori, Greece, in May, the average high-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F).

How much does it rain in Pefkochori in May?

In Pefkochori, in May, during 8 rainfall days, 40mm (1.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How cold is the water in May in Pefkochori?

In Pefkochori, the average seawater temperature in May is 17°C (62.6°F). Swimming in 17°C (62.6°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Pefkochori have in May?

In Pefkochori, the average length of the day in May is 14.4h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Pefkochori?

In Pefkochori, Greece, the average sunshine in May is 9h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Pefkochori?

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

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (30°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 - Pefkochori, Greece
  • Average rainfall in May: 40mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (87mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (25mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Pefkochori, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in May: 8 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February, 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 - Pefkochori, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in May: 17°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July and August (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February and March (14°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Pefkochori, 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: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in May - Pefkochori, Greece
  • Average UV index in May: 8

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).