Weather in Split, Croatia in May

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Visiting Split, Croatia in May

May has average maximum temperatures of 23°C (74°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 55% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.1 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 1.3cm (0.5inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 9.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is a good time for sunbathing in Split. Sea temperatures are a chilly 17°C (63°F). May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Split for prolonged periods of time.

Consider visiting Split in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather.

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Can you sunbathe in Split in May?

Yes, May is a good time for sunbathing in Split.

May has average maximum temperatures of 23°C (74°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 55% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.1 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 1.3cm (0.5inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 9.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days.

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Can you swim in Split in May?

Probably not, May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Split for prolonged periods of time with the sea water at 17°C (63°F).

More about May sea temperatures.

Is May a good time to holiday in Split?

Yes, May is a good time for a holiday in Split.

May has average maximum temperatures of 23°C (74°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 55% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.1 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 1.3cm (0.5inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 9.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is a good time for sunbathing in Split. Sea temperatures are a chilly 17°C (63°F). May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Split for prolonged periods of time.

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Is Split warm in May?

Yes, Split is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days in May.

The average maximum temperature in Split in May is 23°C (74°F). The average maximum temperature is 19°C (66°) in the previous month and 28°C (82°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Split in May is 18°C (65°F). The average temperature is 15°C (58°F) in the previous month and 23°C (73°F) in the next month.

More info about the May temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Split in May?

The average day light hours per day in Split in May are 14.7. The sunshine percentage is 55% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.1 hours of sunshine per day.

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Temperature in Split in May

The average maximum temperature in Split in May is 23°C (74°F). The average maximum temperature is 19°C (66°F) in the previous month and 28°C (82°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Split in May is 18°C (65°F). The average temperature is 15°C (58°F) in the previous month and 23°C (73°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Split in May is 14°C (57°F). The minimum temperature is 10°C (51°F) in the previous month and 18°C (64°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Split in May

During May the average day light hours are 14.7 per day in Split. The sunshine percentage is 55% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.1 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Split in May is typically 8.6 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 Split in May

The average sea water temperature in Split in May is 17.2°C (63.0°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Split in May

The average total rainfall in Split in May is 1.3cm (0.5inches) and on average there are 9.5 rainy days in May making it a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Split in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Split in May is 13°C (55°F) which is very comfortable. The dew point is 10°C (50°F) in the previous month and 16°C (16°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Split in May is typically 77.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 80.6% in the previous month and 76% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Split in May is typically 59%. The average relative humidity is 62.7% in the previous month and 56.3% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Split in May

The average maximum wind speed in Split in May is typically 23KM/H (14MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 23KM/H (14MPH) in the previous month and 22KM/H (13MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Split in May is typically 9KM/H (6MPH). The average wind speed is 10KM/H (6MPH) in the previous month and 8KM/H (5MPH) in the next month.

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

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