Rota
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Rota, Spain

May, the last month of the spring, in Rota, is a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 23°C (73.4°F) and an average low of 14°C (57.2°F).

Temperature

In Rota, the average high-temperature in May is relatively the same as in April - a warm 23°C (73.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Rota, is 14°C (57.2°F).

Rainfall

In Rota, during 7 rainfall days, 30mm (1.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Rota, Spain, during the entire year, the rain falls for 104 days and collects up to 558mm (22") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Rota, the average seawater temperature is 18.7°C (65.7°F). Swimming in 18.7°C (65.7°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

The average length of the day in Rota is 14.1h.

Sunshine

In Rota, the average sunshine is 10h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Rota, Spain, is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
In May, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Rota?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 23°C (73.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F).

How much does it rain in Rota in May?

In Rota, during May, the rain falls for 7 days and regularly aggregates up to 30mm (1.2") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Rota?

In Rota, the average seawater temperature in May is 18.7°C (65.7°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 18.7°C (65.7°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).

How many hours of daylight does Rota have in May?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Rota have in May?

In Rota, Spain, the average sunshine in May is 10h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Rota?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Rota, Spain
  • Average high temperature in May: 23°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 14°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (20°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (8°C).

Average rainfall in May - Rota, Spain
  • Average rainfall in May: 30mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (96mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Rota, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in May: 7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (15 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (1 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Rota, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in May: 18.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (23.2°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (16°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Rota, 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: 10h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in May - Rota, 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).