Weather in Corsica, France in May

So you're interested in going to Corsica, France in May

May is a warm and dry time for sunbathing in Corsica. May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Corsica for any length of time. Consider visiting Corsica in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Temperature in Corsica in May

The average maximum temperature in Corsica in May is 23°. The average maximum temperature is 19° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average temperature in Corsica in May is 18°. The average temperature ranges is 14° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Corsica in May is 13°. The minimum temperature is 10° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

Sunshine in Corsica in May

The average day light hours per day in Corsica in May are 14.6 and there are 8.9 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Corsica in May is typically 8.3 during May. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Corsica in May

The average sea water temperature in Corsica in May is 17.4° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Corsica in May

The average total rainfall in Corsica in May is 0.3cm and on average there are 6.8 rainy days in May making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Corsica in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Corsica in May is 14° which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 11° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Corsica in May is typically 84.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 87.4% in the previous month and 81.9% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Corsica in May is typically 63.6%. The average relative humidity is 68.5% in the previous month and 61.3% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Corsica in May

The average maximum wind speed in Corsica in May is typically 24kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 25kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Corsica in May is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 13kmh in the previous month and 13kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Corsica in May is from the West.