May weather forecast
Córdoba, Spain

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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

The city of Córdoba in May blooms as an epitome of truly Mediterranean weather. The month sets a new stage for weather patterns with an increase in sunny days and a dip in rainfall. The significant changes in relative humidity, sunshine hours, and rainfall make May iconic in its weather charm. The highlight of this season, however, lies in the high temperature that begins to flirt with summer peaks, attaining an average high of 27.4°C (81.3°F). This trend paves the way for the impending summer, usually marked by soaring temperatures, lengthy sunny days, and scarce rainfall.

Temperature

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

Heat index

May's mean heat index is computed to be 28°C (82.4°F). Exposure and extended activity could potentially cause a state of fatigue and lead to heat cramps.
In the scope of the heat index, its values resonate with shade and light wind conditions. Under direct sunshine, the heat index values might be elevated by 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature' or 'real feel', is an amalgamation of air temperature and humidity to express the equivalent perceived temperature. A person's impression of weather can be affected by numerous aspects, among them metabolic variations, pregnancy, and activity levels. It is essential to realize that direct sunlight can escalate the perceived temperature, increasing the heat index by 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are primarily vital for children. Kids generally face higher risks than adults as they sweat less. Along with their large skin surface compared to their small bodies and higher heat production due to their activities, their vulnerability is increased.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 55%.

Rainfall

In Córdoba, Spain, during May, the rain falls for 5 days and regularly aggregates up to 40mm (1.57") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 56 rainfall days, and 597mm (23.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May in Córdoba is 14h and 14min.
On the first day of May, sunrise is at 07:22 and sunset at 21:09. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:58 and sunset at 21:35 CEST.

Sunshine

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

UV index

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 unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: A typical high UV index of 8 in May suggests the following recommendations:
Always prioritize safety measures. Rapid harm can befall unprotected skin and eyes. UV radiation from the Sun is most intense between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Try to avoid direct sunlight during this period. Employ a wide-brim hat for potent defense against up to 50% of UV rays.
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Frequently asked questions

What are the temperatures in Córdoba in May?

In Córdoba, 27.4°C (81.3°F) is the average high-temperature and 12.6°C (54.7°F) is the average low-temperature during May. The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in May is computed to be 28°C (82.4°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 Córdoba, Spain, during May, the rain falls for 5 days and regularly aggregates up to 40mm (1.57") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Córdoba have in May?

In Córdoba, the average day length in May is 14h and 14min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in May in Córdoba?

On the first day of May, sunrise is at 07:22 and sunset at 21:09. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:58 and sunset at 21:35 CEST.

How long on average sun shines in May in Córdoba?

The average sunshine duration in May is 9.3h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Córdoba?

In Córdoba, Spain, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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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: 14h and 1min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 42min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 36min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h and 2min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

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Average UV index in May
Córdoba, Spain

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

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

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Córdoba, Spain

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