Weather in Nerja, Costa del Sol, Spain in May

So you're interested in going to Nerja, Costa del Sol, Spain in May

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

Temperature in Nerja in May

The average maximum temperature in Nerja in May is 23°. The average maximum temperature is 16° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average temperature in Nerja in May is 16°. The average temperature ranges is 13° in the previous month and 21° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Nerja in May is 13°. The minimum temperature is 10° in the previous month and 14° in the next month.

Sunshine in Nerja in May

The average day light hours per day in Nerja in May are 14.1 and there are 8.9 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Nerja in May is typically 9.7 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 Nerja in May

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

Wind Speed in Nerja in May

The average maximum wind speed in Nerja in May is typically 20kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 24kmh in the previous month and 19kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Nerja in May is typically 7kmh. The average wind speed is 10kmh in the previous month and 6kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Nerja in May is from the North West.

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