Algeciras
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Algeciras, Spain

May, the last month of the spring, in Algeciras, is a pleasant month, with average temperature ranging between min 15.6°C (60.1°F) and max 21.7°C (71.1°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in April - an agreeable 21.7°C (71.1°F). The average low-temperature, in Algeciras, is 15.6°C (60.1°F).

Rainfall

In Algeciras, during May, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 38.1mm (1.5") of precipitation. In Algeciras, during the entire year, the rain falls for 82 days and collects up to 835.7mm (32.9") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Algeciras, the average water temperature is 18.5°C (65.3°F). For most, swimming in 18.5°C (65.3°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

Daylight

In Algeciras, Spain, the average length of the day is 14.1h.

Sunshine

In Algeciras, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
In May, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in May in Algeciras?

In Algeciras, in May, the average high-temperature is 21.7°C (71.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 15.6°C (60.1°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Algeciras?

In Algeciras, Spain, in May, during 6 rainfall days, 38.1mm (1.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Algeciras?

In Algeciras, Spain, the average seawater temperature in May is 18.5°C (65.3°F). For most, swimming in 18.5°C (65.3°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

How many hours of daylight does Algeciras have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Algeciras is 14.1h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Algeciras?

In Algeciras, the average sunshine in May is 9h.

How high is the UV index in May in Algeciras?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Algeciras, Spain
  • Average high temperature in May: 21.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (27.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 15.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (20.6°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (11.1°C).

Average rainfall in May - Algeciras, Spain
  • Average rainfall in May: 38.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (149.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Algeciras, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in May: 6 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February and December (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (1 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Algeciras, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in May: 18.5°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (23.3°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15.8°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Algeciras, Spain
  • Average daylight in May: 14.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in May - Algeciras, Spain
  • Average UV index in May: 8

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).