Weather in Croatia in May

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Visiting Croatia in May

May has average maximum temperatures of 20°C (69°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 55.8% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.2 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 6cm (2.4inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 11.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. It is a good time for sunbathing in Croatia. Sea temperatures are a chilly 17°C (63°F). May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Croatia for prolonged periods of time.

Consider visiting Croatia in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather.

Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Can you sunbathe in Croatia in May?

Yes, May is a good time for sunbathing in Croatia.

May has average maximum temperatures of 20°C (69°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 55.8% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.2 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 6cm (2.4inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 11.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

More about May temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Croatia in May?

Probably not, May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Croatia for prolonged periods of time with the sea water at 17°C (63°F).

More about May sea temperatures.

Is May a good time to holiday in Croatia?

Yes, May is a good time for a holiday in Croatia.

May has average maximum temperatures of 20°C (69°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 55.8% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.2 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 6cm (2.4inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 11.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. It is a good time for sunbathing in Croatia. Sea temperatures are a chilly 17°C (63°F). May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Croatia for prolonged periods of time.

More about the May temperatures and sunshine.

Is Croatia warm in May?

Yes, Croatia is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days in May.

The average maximum temperature in Croatia in May is 20°C (69°F). The average maximum temperature is 17°C (63°) in the previous month and 26°C (78°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Croatia in May is 17°C (63°F). The average temperature is 14°C (57°F) in the previous month and 22°C (72°F) in the next month.

More info about the May temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Croatia in May?

The average day light hours per day in Croatia in May are 14.7. The sunshine percentage is 55.8% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.2 hours of sunshine per day.

More about May sunshine.

Temperature in Croatia in May

The average maximum temperature in Croatia in May is 20°C (69°F). The average maximum temperature is 17°C (63°F) in the previous month and 26°C (78°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Croatia in May is 17°C (63°F). The average temperature is 14°C (57°F) in the previous month and 22°C (72°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Croatia in May is 14°C (57°F). The minimum temperature is 11°C (51°F) in the previous month and 19°C (66°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Croatia in May

During May the average day light hours are 14.7 per day in Croatia. The sunshine percentage is 55.8% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.2 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Croatia in May is typically 8.4 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 Croatia in May

The average sea water temperature in Croatia in May is 17.1°C (62.8°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Croatia in May

The average total rainfall in Croatia in May is 6cm (2.4inches) and on average there are 11.9 rainy days in May making it a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Croatia in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Croatia in May is 12°C (53°F) which is very comfortable. The dew point is 8°C (47°F) in the previous month and 15°C (15°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Croatia in May is typically 76%. The maximum relative humidity is 76.1% in the previous month and 69.7% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Croatia in May is typically 62%. The average relative humidity is 62.9% in the previous month and 55.8% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Croatia in May

The average maximum wind speed in Croatia in May is typically 22KM/H (14MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 23KM/H (14MPH) in the previous month and 21KM/H (13MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Croatia in May is typically 13KM/H (8MPH). The average wind speed is 14KM/H (9MPH) in the previous month and 12KM/H (7MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Croatia in May is from the South-Southeast.

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