Weather in Hvar, Hvar Island, Croatia in May

So you're interested in going to Hvar, Hvar Island, Croatia in May

May is a warm and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Hvar. May is too cold for swimming in Hvar for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Hvar in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Temperature in Hvar in May

The average maximum temperature in Hvar in May is 22°. The average maximum temperature is 20° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average temperature in Hvar in May is 18°. The average temperature ranges is 16° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Hvar in May is 14°. The minimum temperature is 12° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

Sunshine in Hvar in May

The average day light hours per day in Hvar in May are 14.7 and there are 8.7 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Hvar in May is typically 8.4 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 Hvar in May

The average sea water temperature in Hvar in May is 16.1° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Hvar in May

The average total rainfall in Hvar in May is 4cm and on average there are 11.5 rainy days in May making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Hvar in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Hvar in May is 14° which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 11° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Hvar in May is typically 72.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 73.5% in the previous month and 67.7% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Hvar in May is typically 54.5%. The average relative humidity is 54.8% in the previous month and 50.9% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Hvar in May

The average maximum wind speed in Hvar in May is typically 19kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 19kmh in the previous month and 17kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Hvar in May is typically 10kmh. The average wind speed is 11kmh in the previous month and 8kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Hvar in May is from the North.

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