Pilos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Pilos, Greece

The last month of the spring, May, is an agreeable month in Pilos, Greece, with average temperature varying between 13°C (55.4°F) and 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a comfortable 18°C (64.4°F) in April, to an agreeable 22°C (71.6°F). The average low-temperature, in Pilos, is 13°C (55.4°F).

Rainfall

In May, in Pilos, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout May, 20mm (0.8") of precipitation is accumulated. In Pilos, during the entire year, the rain falls for 94 days and collects up to 761mm (30") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Pilos, the average seawater temperature in May is 19.3°C (66.7°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 19.3°C (66.7°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 Pilos, the average length of the day in May is 14.2h.

Sunshine

In Pilos, the average sunshine is 10h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Pilos 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 ordinary individuals.
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 Pilos?

In May, in Pilos, the average high-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 13°C (55.4°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Pilos?

In Pilos, Greece, in May, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 20mm (0.8") of accumulated precipitation.

How cold is the water in May in Pilos?

In Pilos, the average seawater temperature in May is 19.3°C (66.7°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 19.3°C (66.7°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 Pilos have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Pilos is 14.2h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Pilos?

The average sunshine in May is 10h.

How high is the UV index in May in Pilos?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Pilos is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Pilos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in May: 22°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (29°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (13°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 13°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (19°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (6°C).

Average rainfall in May - Pilos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in May: 20mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (149mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (5mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Pilos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in May: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (1 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Pilos, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in May: 19.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (15.9°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Pilos, 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: 13h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in May - Pilos, 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).