Sivota
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Sivota, Greece

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Sivota, Greece, with temperature in the range of an average high of 23°C (73.4°F) and an average low of 12°C (53.6°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases, from a comfortable 18°C (64.4°F) in April, to a warm 23°C (73.4°F). In Sivota, Greece, the average low-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F).

Rainfall

In Sivota, Greece, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 51mm (2") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 120 rainfall days, and 1188mm (46.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Sivota, 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).

Daylight

The average length of the day in Sivota, Greece, is 14.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Sivota, Greece, is 9h.

UV index

In Sivota, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
In May, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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 Sivota?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Sivota, Greece, is 23°C (73.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Sivota?

In May, in Sivota, Greece, the rain falls for 9 days. Throughout May, 51mm (2") of precipitation is accumulated.

How cold is the water in May in Sivota?

In May, the average sea temperature in Sivota, Greece, is 18°C (64.4°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 18°C (64.4°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Sivota have in May?

In May, the average sunshine is 9h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Sivota?

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

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (12°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 12°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (17°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3°C).

Average rainfall in May - Sivota, Greece
  • Average rainfall in May: 51mm

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are November and December (196mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (13mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Sivota, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in May: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (4 days).

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

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February and March (15°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in May - Sivota, Greece
  • Average UV index in May: 8

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).