Samos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Samos, Greece

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Samos, Greece, with average temperature fluctuating between 15.9°C (60.6°F) and 25.1°C (77.2°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases, from an enjoyable 19.8°C (67.6°F) in April, to a warm 25.1°C (77.2°F). The average low-temperature, in May, is 15.9°C (60.6°F).

Humidity

In Samos, the average relative humidity in May is 59.1%.

Rainfall

In May, in Samos, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout May, 15.5mm (0.6") of precipitation is accumulated. In Samos, Greece, during the entire year, the rain falls for 73.2 days and collects up to 714.7mm (28.1") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Samos, Greece, the average seawater 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).

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 14.2h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Samos is 11h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Samos is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The average daily UV index of 8 transform into the following instructions:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. 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. 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 Samos?

In Samos, Greece, in May, the average high-temperature is 25.1°C (77.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 15.9°C (60.6°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Samos?

In May, the average relative humidity in Samos is 59.1%.

How much does it rain in Samos in May?

In Samos, during May, the rain falls for 4 days and regularly aggregates up to 15.5mm (0.6") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Samos?

In May, the average sea temperature in Samos 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).

How many hours of daylight does Samos have in May?

In Samos, the average length of the day in May is 14.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Samos have in May?

In Samos, the average sunshine in May is 11h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Samos?

In Samos, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Samos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in May: 25.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (33.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (13.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 15.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (24.1°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (7.7°C).

Average humidity in May - Samos, Greece
  • Average humidity in May: 59.1%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (72.6%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (43.7%).

Average rainfall in May - Samos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in May: 15.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (163.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0.7mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Samos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in May: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (13.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (0.1 days).

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

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (24.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (16.1°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Samos, 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).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in May - Samos, 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).