Weather in Sharm El-Sheikh, Sinai Peninsular, Egypt in May

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May is a hot time for sunbathing in Sharm El-Sheikh. May is an excellent month for swimming in Sharm El-Sheikh with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Sharm El-Sheikh in the months of May, June, July, October, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Temperature in Sharm El-Sheikh in May

The average maximum temperature in Sharm El-Sheikh in May is 34°. The average maximum temperature is 31° in the previous month and 38° in the next month.

The average temperature in Sharm El-Sheikh in May is 29°. The average temperature ranges is 26° in the previous month and 32° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Sharm El-Sheikh in May is 24°. The minimum temperature is 21° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

Sunshine in Sharm El-Sheikh in May

The average day light hours per day in Sharm El-Sheikh in May are 13.5 and there are 11 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a very sunny and pleasant month with long bright days.

The ultraviolet index in Sharm El-Sheikh in May is typically 12.6 during May. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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 Sharm El-Sheikh in May

The average sea water temperature in Sharm El-Sheikh in May is 25.5° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Wind Speed in Sharm El-Sheikh in May

The average maximum wind speed in Sharm El-Sheikh in May is typically 31kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 30kmh in the previous month and 33kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Sharm El-Sheikh in May is typically 20kmh. The average wind speed is 18kmh in the previous month and 22kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Sharm El-Sheikh in May is from the North.

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