Platanias
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Platanias, Greece

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Platanias, Greece, with average temperature fluctuating between 23°C (73.4°F) and 15°C (59°F).

Temperature

In Platanias, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a comfortable 19°C (66.2°F) in April, to a warm 23°C (73.4°F). In May, in Platanias, Greece, the average low-temperature is 15°C (59°F).

Rainfall

In Platanias, during May, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 13mm (0.5") of precipitation. In Platanias, during the entire year, the rain falls for 72 days and collects up to 647mm (25.5") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature is 19°C (66.2°F). 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 May, the average length of the day in Platanias, Greece, is 14h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

In Platanias, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 9 in May 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in May in Platanias?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Platanias, is 23°C (73.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 15°C (59°F).

How much does it rain in Platanias in May?

In Platanias, Greece, during May, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 13mm (0.5") of precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in May in Platanias?

In Platanias, in May, the average water temperature is 19°C (66.2°F). 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).

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Platanias have in May?

In May, the average sunshine is 10h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Platanias?

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

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (29°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (14°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 15°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (21°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (8°C).

Average rainfall in May - Platanias, Greece
  • Average rainfall in May: 13mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (137mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (2mm).

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

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Platanias, 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 - Platanias, 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

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 13h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in May - Platanias, 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).