Platis Gialos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Platis Gialos, Greece

The last month of the spring, May, is a pleasant month in Platis Gialos, Greece, with temperature in the range of an average high of 22°C (71.6°F) and an average low of 15°C (59°F).

Temperature

In Platis Gialos, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a comfortable 18°C (64.4°F) in April, to an agreeable 22°C (71.6°F). In May, in Platis Gialos, the average low-temperature is 15°C (59°F).

Rainfall

In Platis Gialos, during 3 rainfall days, 15mm (0.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Platis Gialos, there are 68 rainfall days, and 496mm (19.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Platis Gialos, the average water temperature is 18°C (64.4°F). For most, swimming in 18°C (64.4°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 14.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Platis Gialos is 11h.

UV index

In Platis Gialos, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 8 interpret into the following advice:
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 Platis Gialos?

In May, in Platis Gialos, Greece, the average high-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 15°C (59°F).

How much does it rain in Platis Gialos in May?

In May, the rain falls for 3 days. Throughout May, 15mm (0.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea temperature in May in Platis Gialos?

In Platis Gialos, in May, the average water temperature is 18°C (64.4°F). Swimming in 18°C (64.4°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 Platis Gialos?

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Platis Gialos?

In May, the average sunshine is 11h.

How high is the UV index in May in Platis Gialos?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Platis Gialos, Greece, is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Platis Gialos, 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

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 - Platis Gialos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in May: 15mm

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are January and December (99mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (2mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Platis Gialos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in May: 3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (11 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (1 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Platis Gialos, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in May: 18°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July, August and September (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Platis Gialos, 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: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 14h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in May - Platis Gialos, 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).