Estepona
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Estepona, Spain

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Estepona, Spain, with temperature in the range of an average high of 24.4°C (75.9°F) and an average low of 16.9°C (62.4°F).

Temperature

In Estepona, the average high-temperature in May is almost the same as in April - a moderately hot 24.4°C (75.9°F). The average low-temperature, in Estepona, Spain, is 16.9°C (62.4°F).

Rainfall

In Estepona, during May, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 21mm (0.8") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Estepona, there are 91 rainfall days, and 344mm (13.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in Estepona 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 Estepona, the average length of the day is 14.1h.

Sunshine

In Estepona, Spain, the average sunshine is 8.5h.

UV index

In Estepona, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 8 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in May in Estepona?

In Estepona, Spain, in May, the average high-temperature is 24.4°C (75.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 16.9°C (62.4°F).

How much does it rain in Estepona in May?

In Estepona, in May, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 21mm (0.8") of accumulated precipitation.

How cold is the water in May in Estepona?

In May, the average sea temperature in Estepona 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).

What is the average length of the day in May in Estepona?

In Estepona, the average length of the day in May is 14.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Estepona have in May?

In Estepona, Spain, the average sunshine in May is 8.5h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Estepona?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Estepona, Spain
  • Average high temperature in May: 24.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (14.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 16.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (20.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (6.8°C).

Average rainfall in May - Estepona, Spain
  • Average rainfall in May: 21mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (50mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (6mm).

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

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February and December (12 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (1 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Estepona, 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 - Estepona, 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: 8.5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

Average UV index in May - Estepona, 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).