Polichnitos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Polichnitos, Greece

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

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from an enjoyable 18°C (64.4°F) in April, to an agreeable 22°C (71.6°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 13°C (55.4°F).

Rainfall

In Polichnitos, during May, the rain falls for 5 days and regularly aggregates up to 29mm (1.1") of precipitation. In Polichnitos, Greece, during the entire year, the rain falls for 88 days and collects up to 657mm (25.9") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Polichnitos, the average seawater temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).
Note: 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

In May, the average length of the day is 14.3h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 10h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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 Polichnitos?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Polichnitos, is 22°C (71.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 13°C (55.4°F).

How much does it rain in Polichnitos in May?

In May, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout May, 29mm (1.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

How cold is the water in May in Polichnitos?

In Polichnitos, Greece, the average seawater temperature in May 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).

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

The average length of the day in May in Polichnitos is 14.3h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Polichnitos?

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

What is the UV index intensity in May in Polichnitos?

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

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (11°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 13°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (5°C).

Average rainfall in May - Polichnitos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in May: 29mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (133mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (7mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Polichnitos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in May: 5 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and September (4 days).

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

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July and August (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February and March (14°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Polichnitos, Greece
  • Average daylight in May: 14.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

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

Average UV index in May - Polichnitos, 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, November and December (UV index 2).