Weather in Agiofraggo Beach, Crete, Greece in May

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May is a warm and very dry time for sunbathing in Agiofraggo Beach. May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Agiofraggo Beach for any length of time. Consider visiting Agiofraggo Beach in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather.

May is a great month for visiting Agiofraggo Beach, as the weather is warm and sunny with little rain. Swimming and sunbathing are popular during this month, and the water is warm enough for snorkeling and diving. Windsurfing and kitesurfing are not very common due to the calm winds. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Crowds in Agiofraggo Beach in May

May marks the beginning of the beach season in Crete, and Agiofraggo Beach starts to get busier. The beach is not yet crowded, but you will find more tourists and locals enjoying the sun and sea. The Greek public holiday of Labor Day on May 1st can also bring more visitors to the beach.

Temperature in Agiofraggo Beach in May

The average maximum temperature in Agiofraggo Beach in May is 24°. The average maximum temperature is 20° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average temperature in Agiofraggo Beach in May is 19°. The average temperature ranges is 16° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Agiofraggo Beach in May is 16°. The minimum temperature is 13° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

Sunshine in Agiofraggo Beach in May

The average day light hours per day in Agiofraggo Beach in May are 14 and there are 11.1 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 Agiofraggo Beach in May is typically 9.8 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 Agiofraggo Beach in May

The average sea water temperature in Agiofraggo Beach in May is 17.8° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Agiofraggo Beach in May

The average total rainfall in Agiofraggo Beach in May is 2.8cm and on average there are 4.1 rainy days in May making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Agiofraggo Beach in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Agiofraggo Beach in May is 17° which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some. The dew point is 13° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Agiofraggo Beach in May is typically 84.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 83.8% in the previous month and 81.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Agiofraggo Beach in May is typically 67.6%. The average relative humidity is 65.9% in the previous month and 65.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Agiofraggo Beach in May

The average maximum wind speed in Agiofraggo Beach in May is typically 27kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 31kmh in the previous month and 27kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Agiofraggo Beach in May is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 17kmh in the previous month and 14kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Agiofraggo Beach in May is from the West-Northwest.

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