Weather in Lefkada, Greece in May

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May is a warm and dry time for sunbathing in Lefkada. May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Lefkada for any length of time. Consider visiting Lefkada in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Temperature in Lefkada in May

The average maximum temperature in Lefkada in May is 23°. The average maximum temperature is 19° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average temperature in Lefkada in May is 19°. The average temperature ranges is 15° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Lefkada in May is 15°. The minimum temperature is 12° in the previous month and 19° in the next month.

Sunshine in Lefkada in May

The average day light hours per day in Lefkada in May are 14.3 and there are 8.4 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Lefkada 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 Lefkada in May

The average sea water temperature in Lefkada in May is 18.8° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Lefkada in May

The average total rainfall in Lefkada in May is 0.5cm and on average there are 5.5 rainy days in May making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Lefkada in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Lefkada 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 Lefkada in May is typically 93.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 93.6% in the previous month and 92.6% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Lefkada in May is typically 73.8%. The average relative humidity is 74.4% in the previous month and 71.3% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Lefkada in May

The average maximum wind speed in Lefkada in May is typically 26kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 26kmh in the previous month and 26kmh in the next month.

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

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

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