Weather in Brittany, France in May

So you're interested in going to Brittany, France in May

May is a cold and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Brittany and not really recommended. May is too cold for swimming in Brittany for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Brittany in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Temperature in Brittany in May

The average maximum temperature in Brittany in May is 17°. The average maximum temperature is 14° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average temperature in Brittany in May is 13°. The average temperature ranges is 10° in the previous month and 16° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Brittany in May is . The minimum temperature is in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

Sunshine in Brittany in May

The average day light hours per day in Brittany in May are 15.2 and there are 7.5 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Brittany in May is typically 7.2 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 Brittany in May

The average sea water temperature in Brittany in May is 13.9° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in Brittany in May

The average total rainfall in Brittany in May is 0.3cm and on average there are 14.4 rainy days in May making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Brittany in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Brittany in May is 11° which is very comfortable. The dew point is in the previous month and 14° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Brittany in May is typically 96.2%. The maximum relative humidity is 95.7% in the previous month and 96.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Brittany in May is typically 80.1%. The average relative humidity is 80.1% in the previous month and 79.7% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Brittany in May

The average maximum wind speed in Brittany in May is typically 25kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 26kmh in the previous month and 25kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Brittany in May is typically 14kmh. The average wind speed is 14kmh in the previous month and 13kmh in the next month.

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

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