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Visiting Gerakas Beach, Zakynthos, Greece in May

May has average maximum temperatures of 25°C (76°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 77% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 10.9hrs making the days very long and bright. May has total rainfall of 2.9cm (1.1inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 4.6 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 Gerakas Beach. Sea temperatures are a chilly 18°C (65°F). May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Gerakas Beach for prolonged periods of time.

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

May marks the beginning of the warmer season, with sunny days and pleasant temperatures. The sea starts to warm up, making it suitable for swimming, sunbathing, and water activities like snorkeling and diving. However, surfing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing may not be ideal due to the lack of strong winds during this month. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Can you sunbathe in Gerakas Beach in May?

Yes, May is a great time for sunbathing in Gerakas Beach.

May has average maximum temperatures of 25°C (76°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 77% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 10.9hrs making the days very long and bright. May has total rainfall of 2.9cm (1.1inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 4.6 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 Gerakas Beach in May?

Probably not, May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Gerakas Beach 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 Gerakas Beach?

Yes, May is a good time for a holiday in Gerakas Beach.

May has average maximum temperatures of 25°C (76°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 77% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 10.9hrs making the days very long and bright. May has total rainfall of 2.9cm (1.1inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 4.6 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 Gerakas Beach. Sea temperatures are a chilly 18°C (65°F). May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Gerakas Beach for prolonged periods of time.

More about the May temperatures and sunshine.

Is Gerakas Beach warm in May?

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

The average maximum temperature in Gerakas Beach in May is 25°C (76°F). The average maximum temperature is 20°C (68°) in the previous month and 30°C (85°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Gerakas Beach in May is 20°C (67°F). The average temperature is 16°C (60°F) in the previous month and 24°C (75°F) in the next month.

More info about the May temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Gerakas Beach in May?

The average day light hours per day in Gerakas Beach in May are 14.2. The sunshine percentage is 77% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 10.9hrs making the days very long and bright.

More about May sunshine.

Crowds in Gerakas Beach in May

May marks the beginning of the tourist season in Zakynthos, and Gerakas Beach starts to get busier. The weather is warm, and the beach attracts more visitors, but it is still not extremely crowded. There are no significant public holidays or events in May.

Temperature in Gerakas Beach in May

The average maximum temperature in Gerakas Beach in May is 25°C (76°F). The average maximum temperature is 20°C (68°F) in the previous month and 30°C (85°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Gerakas Beach in May is 20°C (67°F). The average temperature is 16°C (60°F) in the previous month and 24°C (75°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Gerakas Beach in May is 15°C (58°F). The minimum temperature is 12°C (54°F) in the previous month and 18°C (65°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Gerakas Beach in May

During May the average day light hours are 14.2 per day in Gerakas Beach. The sunshine percentage is 77% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 10.9hrs making the days very long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in Gerakas Beach 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 Gerakas Beach in May

The average sea water temperature in Gerakas Beach in May is 18.2°C (64.8°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Gerakas Beach in May

The average total rainfall in Gerakas Beach in May is 2.9cm (1.1inches) and on average there are 4.6 rainy days in May making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Gerakas Beach in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Gerakas Beach in May is 16°C (60°F) which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 13°C (56°F) in the previous month and 19°C (19°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Gerakas Beach in May is typically 86.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 87.8% in the previous month and 82.7% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Gerakas Beach in May is typically 64.5%. The average relative humidity is 70.3% in the previous month and 59.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Gerakas Beach in May

The average maximum wind speed in Gerakas Beach in May is typically 19KM/H (12MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 19KM/H (12MPH) in the previous month and 20KM/H (12MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Gerakas Beach in May is typically 8KM/H (5MPH). The average wind speed is 8KM/H (5MPH) in the previous month and 7KM/H (5MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Gerakas Beach in May is from the North-Northeast.

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