Maspalomas
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Maspalomas, Spain

The last month of the spring, May, is a pleasant month in Maspalomas, Spain, with temperature in the range of an average low of 18.7°C (65.7°F) and an average high of 21.3°C (70.3°F).

Temperature

In Maspalomas, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in April - a pleasant 21.3°C (70.3°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 18.7°C (65.7°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 73%.

Rainfall

In Maspalomas, during May, the rain falls for 2.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 2mm (0.08") of precipitation. In Maspalomas, during the entire year, the rain falls for 45.2 days and collects up to 74mm (2.91") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Maspalomas, the average water temperature is 20°C (68°F).
Note: Swimming in 20°C (68°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 Maspalomas is 13.5h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 9.4h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through May and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Maspalomas?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Maspalomas, Spain, is 21.3°C (70.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 18.7°C (65.7°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Maspalomas?

In May, the average relative humidity in Maspalomas, Spain, is 73%.

How many days does it rain in May in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, in May, it is raining for 2.1 days, with typically 2mm (0.08") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in May in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, Spain, the average seawater temperature in May is 20°C (68°F). For most, swimming in 20°C (68°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 Maspalomas have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Maspalomas, Spain, is 13.5h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, the average sunshine in May is 9.4h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Maspalomas?

Months with the lowest UV index are January through May and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

How high is the UV index in May in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, Spain, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average high temperature in May: 21.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (25.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (18.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 18.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (21.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (16.6°C).

Average humidity in May - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average humidity in May: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is December (68%).

Average rainfall in May - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average rainfall in May: 2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (15mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (1mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in May: 2.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (6.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (1.1 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in May: 20°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are September and October (23°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (19°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average daylight in May: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.4h

Months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 9h).

Average UV index in May - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May and December (UV index 5).