Weather in Islands of Sicily, Italy in May

So you're interested in going to Islands of Sicily, Italy in May

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

Temperature in Islands of Sicily in May

The average maximum temperature in Islands of Sicily in May is 22°. The average maximum temperature is 19° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average temperature in Islands of Sicily in May is 18°. The average temperature ranges is 15° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

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

Sunshine in Islands of Sicily in May

The average day light hours per day in Islands of Sicily in May are 14.2 and there are 9.1 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Islands of Sicily 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 Islands of Sicily in May

The average sea water temperature in Islands of Sicily in May is 18° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Islands of Sicily in May

The average total rainfall in Islands of Sicily in May is 0.5cm and on average there are 5.4 rainy days in May making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Islands of Sicily in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Islands of Sicily 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 Islands of Sicily in May is typically 83.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 85.6% in the previous month and 80% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Islands of Sicily in May is typically 66.7%. The average relative humidity is 69.3% in the previous month and 63.7% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Islands of Sicily in May

The average maximum wind speed in Islands of Sicily in May is typically 26kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 26kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Islands of Sicily in May is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 14kmh in the previous month and 12kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Islands of Sicily in May is from the North West.