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Visiting Astipalea, Greece in May

May has average maximum temperatures of 24°C (74°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 78% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 11.0hrs making the days very long and bright. May has total rainfall of 1.7cm (0.7inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 3.8 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. It is a great time for sunbathing in Astipalea. Sea temperatures are a chilly 19°C (66°F). May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Astipalea for prolonged periods of time.

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

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Can you sunbathe in Astipalea in May?

Yes, May is a great time for sunbathing in Astipalea.

May has average maximum temperatures of 24°C (74°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 78% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 11.0hrs making the days very long and bright. May has total rainfall of 1.7cm (0.7inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 3.8 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between.

More about May temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Astipalea in May?

Probably not, May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Astipalea for prolonged periods of time with the sea water at 19°C (66°F).

More about May sea temperatures.

Is May a good time to holiday in Astipalea?

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

May has average maximum temperatures of 24°C (74°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 78% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 11.0hrs making the days very long and bright. May has total rainfall of 1.7cm (0.7inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 3.8 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. It is a great time for sunbathing in Astipalea. Sea temperatures are a chilly 19°C (66°F). May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Astipalea for prolonged periods of time.

More about the May temperatures and sunshine.

Is Astipalea warm in May?

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

The average maximum temperature in Astipalea in May is 24°C (74°F). The average maximum temperature is 20°C (68°) in the previous month and 28°C (82°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Astipalea in May is 21°C (69°F). The average temperature is 17°C (63°F) in the previous month and 25°C (76°F) in the next month.

More info about the May temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Astipalea in May?

The average day light hours per day in Astipalea in May are 14.1. The sunshine percentage is 78% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 11.0hrs making the days very long and bright.

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Temperature in Astipalea in May

The average maximum temperature in Astipalea in May is 24°C (74°F). The average maximum temperature is 20°C (68°F) in the previous month and 28°C (82°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Astipalea in May is 21°C (69°F). The average temperature is 17°C (63°F) in the previous month and 25°C (76°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Astipalea in May is 18°C (64°F). The minimum temperature is 14°C (58°F) in the previous month and 22°C (71°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Astipalea in May

During May the average day light hours are 14.1 per day in Astipalea. The sunshine percentage is 78% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 11.0hrs making the days very long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in Astipalea in May is typically 9.4 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 Astipalea in May

The average sea water temperature in Astipalea in May is 19°C (66.2°F) which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Astipalea in May

The average total rainfall in Astipalea in May is 1.7cm (0.7inches) and on average there are 3.8 rainy days in May making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Astipalea in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Astipalea in May is 17°C (63°F) which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some. The dew point is 14°C (58°F) in the previous month and 20°C (20°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Astipalea in May is typically 87.4%. The maximum relative humidity is 87.6% in the previous month and 82.5% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Astipalea in May is typically 72%. The average relative humidity is 71.8% in the previous month and 66.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Astipalea in May

The average maximum wind speed in Astipalea in May is typically 27KM/H (17MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 27KM/H (17MPH) in the previous month and 30KM/H (18MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Astipalea in May is typically 14KM/H (9MPH). The average wind speed is 14KM/H (9MPH) in the previous month and 17KM/H (11MPH) in the next month.

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

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