Thasos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Thasos, Greece

The magnificent white sands Marble Beach with clear, calm waterfront in Thasos, Greece
The magnificent white sands Marble Beach with clear, calm waterfront in Thasos, Greece
The last month of the spring, May, is an agreeable month in Thasos, Greece, with average temperature varying between 21°C (69.8°F) and 11°C (51.8°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature rises, from a comfortable 16°C (60.8°F) in April, to a pleasant 21°C (69.8°F). In May, in Thasos, the average low-temperature is 11°C (51.8°F).

Rainfall

In Thasos, it is raining for 8 days, with typically 49mm (1.9") of accumulated precipitation. In Thasos, during the entire year, the rain falls for 81 days and collects up to 621mm (24.4") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in Thasos is 17.7°C (63.9°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 17.7°C (63.9°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).

Daylight

In Thasos, the average length of the day in May is 14.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Thasos is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In May, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 Thasos?

In May, in Thasos, the average high-temperature is 21°C (69.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 11°C (51.8°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Thasos?

In Thasos, Greece, during May, the rain falls for 8 days and regularly aggregates up to 49mm (1.9") of precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in May in Thasos?

In May, the average sea temperature in Thasos is 17.7°C (63.9°F). For most, swimming in 17.7°C (63.9°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 Thasos have in May?

In Thasos, Greece, the average length of the day in May is 14.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Thasos have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Thasos, Greece, is 9h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Thasos?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Thasos, Greece, is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Thasos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in May: 21°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (28°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (7°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 11°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 (1°C).

Average rainfall in May - Thasos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in May: 49mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (91mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (24mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Thasos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in May: 8 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July, August and September (4 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Thasos, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in May: 17.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (12.5°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Thasos, Greece
  • Average daylight in May: 14.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • 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 - Thasos, Greece
  • Average UV index in May: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).