Plakias
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Plakias, Greece

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Plakias, Greece, with average temperature varying between 23°C (73.4°F) and 14°C (57.2°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a comfortable 19°C (66.2°F) in April, to a moderately hot 23°C (73.4°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F).

Rainfall

In May, in Plakias, Greece, the rain falls for 3 days. Throughout May, 19mm (0.7") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 70 rainfall days, and 789mm (31.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Plakias, the average water temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).
Note: For most, swimming in 19°C (66.2°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

In Plakias, the average length of the day is 14h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 10h.

UV index

In Plakias, Greece, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 9 transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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 Plakias?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Plakias, is 23°C (73.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F).

How much does it rain in Plakias in May?

In May, in Plakias, Greece, the rain falls for 3 days. Throughout May, 19mm (0.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea temperature in May in Plakias?

In Plakias, in May, the average water temperature is 19°C (66.2°F). Swimming in 19°C (66.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

What is the average length of the day in May in Plakias?

In May, the average length of the day in Plakias is 14h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Plakias?

In May, the average sunshine is 10h.

How high is the UV index in May in Plakias?

In Plakias, Greece, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Plakias, Greece
  • Average high temperature in May: 23°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (28°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (13°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 14°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (20°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (7°C).

Average rainfall in May - Plakias, Greece
  • Average rainfall in May: 19mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (165mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (2mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Plakias, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in May: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Plakias, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in May: 19°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Plakias, Greece
  • Average daylight in May: 14h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in May - Plakias, Greece
  • Average UV index in May: 9

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).