Giardini Naxos
Italy
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Giardini Naxos, Italy

The scenic Giardini Naxos in Taormina, Italy seen from Via Teatro Greco, with a magnificent view of Mount Etna
The scenic Giardini Naxos in Taormina, Italy seen from Via Teatro Greco, with a magnificent view of Mount Etna
May, the last month of the spring, in Giardini Naxos, is a warm month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 13°C (55.4°F) and an average high of 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a comfortable 19°C (66.2°F) in April, to a warm 23°C (73.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Giardini Naxos, is 13°C (55.4°F).

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout May, 27mm (1.1") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 79 rainfall days, and 655mm (25.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Giardini Naxos, the average seawater temperature in May is 18.9°C (66°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 18.9°C (66°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 Giardini Naxos, Italy, the average length of the day is 14.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 9h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Giardini Naxos is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 8 interpret into the following advice:
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. 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 Giardini Naxos?

In May, in Giardini Naxos, the average high-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 13°C (55.4°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Giardini Naxos?

In Giardini Naxos, Italy, in May, during 5 rainfall days, 27mm (1.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Giardini Naxos?

In Giardini Naxos, Italy, the average seawater temperature in May is 18.9°C (66°F). Swimming in 18.9°C (66°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 Giardini Naxos have in May?

The average length of the day in May is 14.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Giardini Naxos have in May?

The average sunshine in May is 9h.

How high is the UV index in May in Giardini Naxos?

In Giardini Naxos, 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 - Giardini Naxos, Italy
  • Average high temperature in May: 23°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (15°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 13°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (7°C).

Average rainfall in May - Giardini Naxos, Italy
  • Average rainfall in May: 27mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (111mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (9mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Giardini Naxos, Italy
  • Average rainfall days in May: 5 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, November and December (10 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (1 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Giardini Naxos, Italy
  • Average sea temperature in May: 18.9°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 February (14.6°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Giardini Naxos, Italy
  • Average daylight in May: 14.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in May - Giardini Naxos, Italy
  • 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).