May weather forecast and climate
Maspalomas, Spain

Stunning beautiful white sand beach of Maspalomas, Spain
Stunning beautiful white sand beach of Maspalomas, Spain

Weather in May

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

Temperature

In Maspalomas, the average high-temperature in May 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

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

Rainfall

In May, in Maspalomas, the rain falls for 2.1 days. Throughout May, 2mm (0.08") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 45.2 rainfall days, and 74mm (2.91") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Maspalomas, Spain, the average seawater temperature in May 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 May is 13.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Maspalomas is 9.4h.

UV index

January through May and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index in Maspalomas. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in May in Maspalomas?

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

How much does it rain in Maspalomas in May?

In Maspalomas, Spain, in May, during 2.1 rainfall days, 2mm (0.08") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Maspalomas?

In May, the average sea temperature 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).

What is the average length of the day in May in Maspalomas?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Maspalomas have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Maspalomas, Spain, is 9.4h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Maspalomas?

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

What is the UV index reading in May in Maspalomas?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Maspalomas is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Maspalomas, Spain

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).

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Average pressure in May
Maspalomas, Spain

Average pressure in May - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average pressure in May: 1017mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1022.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is August (1015.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Maspalomas, Spain

Average wind speed in May - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average wind speed in May: 21.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (26.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (16.5km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Maspalomas, Spain

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%).

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Average rainfall in May
Maspalomas, Spain

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).

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Average rainfall days in May
Maspalomas, Spain

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).

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Average sea temperature in May
Maspalomas, Spain

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).

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

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).

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Average sunshine days in May
Maspalomas, Spain

Average sunshine days in May - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average sunshine days in May: 25.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (26.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (18.5 days).

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Average UV index in May
Maspalomas, Spain

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).

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Average cloud cover in May
Maspalomas, Spain

Average cloud cover in May - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average cloud cover in May: 17

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 24).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 9).

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Average visibility in May
Maspalomas, Spain

Average visibility in May - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average visibility in May: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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