Weather in Lahinch Beach, County Clare, Ireland in May

So you're interested in going to Lahinch Beach, County Clare, Ireland in May

May is a cold and very rainy time for sunbathing in Lahinch Beach and not really recommended. May is too cold for swimming in Lahinch Beach for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Lahinch Beach in the months of May, June, July, August, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Temperature in Lahinch Beach in May

The average maximum temperature in Lahinch Beach in May is 16°. The average maximum temperature is 13° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average temperature in Lahinch Beach in May is 12°. The average temperature ranges is 10° in the previous month and 15° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Lahinch Beach in May is . The minimum temperature is in the previous month and 11° in the next month.

Sunshine in Lahinch Beach in May

The average day light hours per day in Lahinch Beach in May are 15.8 and there are 6.5 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Lahinch Beach in May is typically 6.3 during May. An ultraviolet index reading of 6 to 7 indicates a high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 20 minutes. Protection against skin and eye damage is needed. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm. 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 Lahinch Beach in May

The average sea water temperature in Lahinch Beach in May is 11° which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit.

Rainfall in Lahinch Beach in May

The average total rainfall in Lahinch Beach in May is 8.3cm and on average there are 20.6 rainy days in May making it a very wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Lahinch Beach in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Lahinch Beach in May is 10° which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is in the previous month and 13° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Lahinch Beach in May is typically 94.4%. The maximum relative humidity is 94% in the previous month and 94.8% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Lahinch Beach in May is typically 77%. The average relative humidity is 77.1% in the previous month and 77.3% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Lahinch Beach in May

The average maximum wind speed in Lahinch Beach in May is typically 32kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 31kmh in the previous month and 29kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Lahinch Beach in May is typically 17kmh. The average wind speed is 16kmh in the previous month and 15kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Lahinch Beach in May is from the West-Southwest.

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