Empuriabrava
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Empuriabrava, Spain

May, the last month of the spring, in Empuriabrava, is a pleasant month, with average temperature varying between 21°C (69.8°F) and 11°C (51.8°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a comfortable 18°C (64.4°F) in April, to a pleasant 21°C (69.8°F). In Empuriabrava, the average low-temperature is 11°C (51.8°F).

Rainfall

In May, in Empuriabrava, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout May, 50mm (2") of precipitation is accumulated. In Empuriabrava, Spain, during the entire year, the rain falls for 117 days and collects up to 626mm (24.6") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Empuriabrava, the average water temperature is 16.8°C (62.2°F).
Note: Swimming in 16.8°C (62.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 14.6h.

Sunshine

In Empuriabrava, the average sunshine in May is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Empuriabrava is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Empuriabrava?

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

How much does it rain in Empuriabrava in May?

In Empuriabrava, Spain, during May, the rain falls for 11 days and regularly aggregates up to 50mm (2") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Empuriabrava?

In Empuriabrava, Spain, the average seawater temperature in May is 16.8°C (62.2°F). Swimming in 16.8°C (62.2°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 Empuriabrava have in May?

In Empuriabrava, Spain, the average length of the day in May is 14.6h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Empuriabrava?

The average sunshine in May in Empuriabrava, Spain, is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Empuriabrava?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Empuriabrava, Spain, is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Empuriabrava, Spain
  • Average high temperature in May: 21°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (13°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 11°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (18°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3°C).

Average rainfall in May - Empuriabrava, Spain
  • Average rainfall in May: 50mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (96mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (23mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Empuriabrava, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in May: 11 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (12 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (6 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Empuriabrava, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in May: 16.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (21.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (12.8°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Empuriabrava, Spain
  • Average daylight in May: 14.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in May - Empuriabrava, Spain
  • Average UV index in May: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).