Arrecife
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Arrecife, Spain

May, the last month of the spring, in Arrecife, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 24.6°C (76.3°F) and an average low of 16.8°C (62.2°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a still moderately hot 24.6°C (76.3°F). The average low-temperature, in Arrecife, is 16.8°C (62.2°F).

Rainfall

Throughout May, in Arrecife, Spain, 1.5mm (0.1") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, 110.6mm (4.4") of rain is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in Arrecife is 19.7°C (67.5°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 19.7°C (67.5°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 13.6h.

Sunshine

In Arrecife, Spain, the average sunshine in May is 9.6h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 10 interpret into the following advice:
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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in May in Arrecife?

In May, in Arrecife, Spain, the average high-temperature is 24.6°C (76.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 16.8°C (62.2°F).

How much does it rain in Arrecife in May?

During May, Arrecife regularly aggregates up to 1.5mm (0.1") of precipitation.

How cold is the water in May in Arrecife?

In Arrecife, the average seawater temperature in May is 19.7°C (67.5°F). For most, swimming in 19.7°C (67.5°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 Arrecife have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Arrecife is 13.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Arrecife have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Arrecife, Spain, is 9.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Arrecife?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Arrecife, Spain, is 10. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Arrecife, Spain
  • Average high temperature in May: 24.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (29.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (20.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 16.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14°C).

Average rainfall in May - Arrecife, Spain
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (29.3mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Arrecife, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (4 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Arrecife, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in May: 19.7°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are September and October (22.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (18.6°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Arrecife, Spain
  • Average daylight in May: 13.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.3h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.3h).

Average UV index in May - Arrecife, Spain
  • Average UV index in May: 10

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).