Weather in Larnaca, Cyprus in May

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

Temperature in Larnaca in May

The average maximum temperature in Larnaca in May is 27°. The average maximum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 31° in the next month.

The average temperature in Larnaca in May is 21°. The average temperature ranges is 18° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Larnaca in May is 16°. The minimum temperature is 12° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

Sunshine in Larnaca in May

The average day light hours per day in Larnaca in May are 14 and there are 10.1 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 Larnaca in May is typically 10 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 Larnaca in May

The average sea water temperature in Larnaca in May is 19.4° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Larnaca in May

The average total rainfall in Larnaca in May is 0.4cm and on average there are 4.1 rainy days in May making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Larnaca in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Larnaca in May is 18° which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some. The dew point is 14° in the previous month and 21° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Larnaca in May is typically 86.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 85.9% in the previous month and 86.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Larnaca in May is typically 65%. The average relative humidity is 64.3% in the previous month and 63.4% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Larnaca in May

The average maximum wind speed in Larnaca in May is typically 29kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 29kmh in the previous month and 31kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Larnaca in May is typically 12kmh. The average wind speed is 12kmh in the previous month and 13kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Larnaca in May is from the West-Southwest.

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