May weather forecast and climate
Córdoba, Spain

A walk through the Roman Bridge to the Mezquita Cathedral Mosque, and other nearby buildings in Córdoba, Spain
A walk through the Roman Bridge to the Mezquita Cathedral Mosque, and other nearby buildings in Córdoba, Spain

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Córdoba, is a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 12.6°C (54.7°F) and 27.4°C (81.3°F).

Temperature

In Córdoba, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from an agreeable 22.8°C (73°F) in April, to a moderately hot 27.4°C (81.3°F). In Córdoba, Spain,, the average low-temperature is 12.6°C (54.7°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at 28.2°C (82.8°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like activity, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and metabolic differences affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

In Córdoba, the average relative humidity in May is 55%.

Rainfall

In May, in Córdoba, Spain, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout May, 40mm (1.57") of precipitation is accumulated. In Córdoba, during the entire year, the rain falls for 56 days and collects up to 597mm (23.5") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 9.3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Córdoba?

In Córdoba, in May, the average high-temperature is 27.4°C (81.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 12.6°C (54.7°F). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is evaluated at 28.2°C (82.8°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Córdoba?

In May, the average relative humidity in Córdoba, Spain, is 55%.

How much does it rain in Córdoba in May?

In May, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout May, 40mm (1.57") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Córdoba have in May?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Córdoba have in May?

In Córdoba, Spain, the average sunshine in May is 9.3h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Córdoba?

In Córdoba, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Córdoba, Spain

Average temperature in May - Córdoba, Spain
  • Average high temperature in May: 27.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (36.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (14.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 12.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (19.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3.6°C).

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Average humidity in May
Córdoba, Spain

Average humidity in May - Córdoba, Spain
  • Average humidity in May: 55%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (41%).

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Average rainfall in May
Córdoba, Spain

Average rainfall in May - Córdoba, Spain
  • Average rainfall in May: 40mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (111mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (2mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Córdoba, Spain

Average rainfall days in May - Córdoba, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in May: 5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Córdoba, Spain

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Córdoba, Spain
  • Average daylight in May: 14.2h

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

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

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Average UV index in May
Córdoba, Spain

Average UV index in May - Córdoba, Spain
  • Average UV index in May: 8

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

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