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Visiting Vernazza, Cinque Terre, Italy in May

May has average maximum temperatures of 22°C (71°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 60% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.9 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 0cm (0inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. It is a good time for sunbathing in Vernazza. Sea temperatures are a chilly 17°C (63°F). May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Vernazza for prolonged periods of time.

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

May is when the weather becomes more suitable for beach activities, with warmer days and more sunshine. Swimming, sunbathing, and snorkeling are possible, but the sea is still relatively cold for diving, surfing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Can you sunbathe in Vernazza in May?

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

May has average maximum temperatures of 22°C (71°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 60% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.9 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 0cm (0inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between.

More about May temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Vernazza in May?

Probably not, May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Vernazza 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 Vernazza?

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

May has average maximum temperatures of 22°C (71°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 60% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.9 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 0cm (0inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. It is a good time for sunbathing in Vernazza. Sea temperatures are a chilly 17°C (63°F). May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Vernazza for prolonged periods of time.

More about the May temperatures and sunshine.

Is Vernazza warm in May?

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

The average maximum temperature in Vernazza in May is 22°C (71°F). The average maximum temperature is 18°C (64°) in the previous month and 26°C (78°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Vernazza in May is 18°C (64°F). The average temperature is 14°C (57°F) in the previous month and 22°C (71°F) in the next month.

More info about the May temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Vernazza in May?

The average day light hours per day in Vernazza in May are 14.8. The sunshine percentage is 60% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.9 hours of sunshine per day.

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Crowds in Vernazza in May

May is the beginning of the peak season in Vernazza, and the beach starts to get crowded. The warm weather and numerous spring events attract more visitors to the area. The crowds are still manageable, but you may need to arrive early to secure a good spot on the beach.

Temperature in Vernazza in May

The average maximum temperature in Vernazza in May is 22°C (71°F). The average maximum temperature is 18°C (64°F) in the previous month and 26°C (78°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Vernazza in May is 18°C (64°F). The average temperature is 14°C (57°F) in the previous month and 22°C (71°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Vernazza in May is 14°C (58°F). The minimum temperature is 11°C (51°F) in the previous month and 18°C (65°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Vernazza in May

During May the average day light hours are 14.8 per day in Vernazza. The sunshine percentage is 60% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.9 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Vernazza in May is typically 8.2 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 Vernazza in May

The average sea water temperature in Vernazza 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 Vernazza in May

The average total rainfall in Vernazza in May is 0cm (0inches) and on average there are 5 rainy days in May making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Vernazza in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Vernazza in May is 13°C (56°F) which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 10°C (50°F) in the previous month and 17°C (17°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Vernazza in May is typically 83.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 86% in the previous month and 83.5% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Vernazza in May is typically 56.3%. The average relative humidity is 59.8% in the previous month and 56.8% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Vernazza in May

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

The average wind speed in Vernazza in May is typically 7KM/H (4MPH). The average wind speed is 8KM/H (5MPH) in the previous month and 7KM/H (4MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Vernazza in May is from the South.

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