Weather in Naxos, Greece in May

So you're interested in going to Naxos, Greece in May

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

Temperature in Naxos in May

The average maximum temperature in Naxos in May is 23°. The average maximum temperature is 19° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average temperature in Naxos in May is 21°. The average temperature ranges is 17° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Naxos in May is 19°. The minimum temperature is 16° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in Naxos in May

The average day light hours per day in Naxos in May are 14.1 and there are 11 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 Naxos in May is typically 9.3 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 Naxos in May

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

Rainfall in Naxos in May

The average total rainfall in Naxos in May is 1.1cm and on average there are 1.5 rainy days in May making it an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Naxos in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Naxos in May is 15° which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 12° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Naxos in May is typically 72.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 71.2% in the previous month and 68.9% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Naxos in May is typically 63.9%. The average relative humidity is 62.7% in the previous month and 60.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Naxos in May

The average maximum wind speed in Naxos in May is typically 26kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 28kmh in the previous month and 26kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Naxos in May is typically 19kmh. The average wind speed is 22kmh in the previous month and 19kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Naxos in May is from the North-Northwest.