May weather forecast and climate
Skopelos, Greece

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a pleasant month in Skopelos, Greece, with average temperature varying between 17.7°C (63.9°F) and 20.4°C (68.7°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from an enjoyable 16.2°C (61.2°F) in April, to an agreeable 20.4°C (68.7°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 17.7°C (63.9°F).

Humidity

In Skopelos, the average relative humidity is 69%.

Rainfall

In Skopelos, in May, it is raining for 11.2 days, with typically 34mm (1.34") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Skopelos, there are 133.4 rainfall days, and 511mm (20.12") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

February through December are months without snowfall.

Sea temperature

In Skopelos, the average seawater temperature is 17.9°C (64.2°F).
Note: For most, swimming in 17.9°C (64.2°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 Skopelos, Greece, is 14.3h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 11.2h.

UV index

In Skopelos, Greece, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Skopelos?

In Skopelos, in May, the average high-temperature is 20.4°C (68.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 17.7°C (63.9°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Skopelos?

In May, the average relative humidity in Skopelos is 69%.

How much does it rain in Skopelos in May?

In Skopelos, during May, the rain falls for 11.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 34mm (1.34") of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Skopelos?

February through December are months without snowfall in Skopelos.

What is the sea temperature in May in Skopelos?

In Skopelos, the average seawater temperature in May is 17.9°C (64.2°F). For most, swimming in 17.9°C (64.2°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).

How many hours of daylight does Skopelos have in May?

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Skopelos?

The average sunshine in May in Skopelos, Greece, is 11.2h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Skopelos?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Skopelos is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Skopelos, Greece

Average temperature in May - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in May: 20.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (27°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (11.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 17.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (24.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.3°C).

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Average pressure in May
Skopelos, Greece

Average pressure in May - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average pressure in May: 1013.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1018.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1011.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Skopelos, Greece

Average wind speed in May - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average wind speed in May: 13.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (20.7km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are June and July (13.1km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Skopelos, Greece

Average humidity in May - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average humidity in May: 69%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February and November (71%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July, August and September (66%).

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Average rainfall in May
Skopelos, Greece

Average rainfall in May - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in May: 34mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (62mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (17mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Skopelos, Greece

Average rainfall days in May - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in May: 11.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (14.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (6.6 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Skopelos, Greece

Average snowfall in May - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average snowfall in May: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2mm).
Months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in May
Skopelos, Greece

Average snowfall days in May - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Skopelos, Greece

Average sea temperature in May - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in May: 17.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (14.4°C).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Skopelos, Greece

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

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

  • Average sunshine in May: 11.2h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Skopelos, Greece

Average sunshine days in May - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average sunshine days in May: 17.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (22.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (13.5 days).

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Average UV index in May
Skopelos, Greece

Average UV index in May - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average UV index in May: 6

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
Skopelos, Greece

Average cloud cover in May - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average cloud cover in May: 21

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 10).

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Average visibility in May
Skopelos, Greece

Average visibility in May - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average visibility in May: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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