Weather in Kefalonia, Greece in May

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Visiting Kefalonia, Greece 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 65% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.3hrs making the days long and bright. May has total rainfall of 2.1cm (0.8inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 3.7 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 good time for sunbathing in Kefalonia. Sea temperatures are a chilly 18°C (65°F). May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Kefalonia for prolonged periods of time.

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

Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Can you sunbathe in Kefalonia in May?

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

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 65% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.3hrs making the days long and bright. May has total rainfall of 2.1cm (0.8inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 3.7 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 Kefalonia in May?

Probably not, May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Kefalonia for prolonged periods of time with the sea water at 18°C (65°F).

More about May sea temperatures.

Is May a good time to holiday in Kefalonia?

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

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 65% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.3hrs making the days long and bright. May has total rainfall of 2.1cm (0.8inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 3.7 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 good time for sunbathing in Kefalonia. Sea temperatures are a chilly 18°C (65°F). May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Kefalonia for prolonged periods of time.

More about the May temperatures and sunshine.

Is Kefalonia warm in May?

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

The average maximum temperature in Kefalonia in May is 23°C (74°F). The average maximum temperature is 19°C (67°) in the previous month and 27°C (81°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Kefalonia in May is 19°C (67°F). The average temperature is 16°C (61°F) in the previous month and 23°C (74°F) in the next month.

More info about the May temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Kefalonia in May?

The average day light hours per day in Kefalonia in May are 14.2. The sunshine percentage is 65% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.3hrs making the days long and bright.

More about May sunshine.

Temperature in Kefalonia in May

The average maximum temperature in Kefalonia in May is 23°C (74°F). The average maximum temperature is 19°C (67°F) in the previous month and 27°C (81°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Kefalonia in May is 19°C (67°F). The average temperature is 16°C (61°F) in the previous month and 23°C (74°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Kefalonia in May is 16°C (60°F). The minimum temperature is 13°C (55°F) in the previous month and 20°C (67°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Kefalonia in May

During May the average day light hours are 14.2 per day in Kefalonia. The sunshine percentage is 65% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.3hrs making the days long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in Kefalonia in May is typically 9.2 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 Kefalonia in May

The average sea water temperature in Kefalonia in May is 18.3°C (64.9°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Kefalonia in May

The average total rainfall in Kefalonia in May is 2.1cm (0.8inches) and on average there are 3.7 rainy days in May making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Kefalonia in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Kefalonia in May is 17°C (62°F) which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some. The dew point is 13°C (56°F) in the previous month and 20°C (20°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Kefalonia in May is typically 90.1%. The maximum relative humidity is 89.5% in the previous month and 87.1% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Kefalonia in May is typically 71.2%. The average relative humidity is 72% in the previous month and 67.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Kefalonia in May

The average maximum wind speed in Kefalonia in May is typically 21KM/H (13MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 21KM/H (13MPH) in the previous month and 22KM/H (13MPH) in the next month.

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

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

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