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Visiting Corsica, France in May

May has average maximum temperatures of 23°C (73°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 61.2% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright. May has total rainfall of 0.3cm (0.1inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 6.8 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is a good time for sunbathing in Corsica. Sea temperatures are a chilly 17°C (63°F). May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Corsica for prolonged periods of time.

Consider visiting Corsica 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 Corsica in May?

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

May has average maximum temperatures of 23°C (73°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 61.2% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright. May has total rainfall of 0.3cm (0.1inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 6.8 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days.

More about May temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Corsica in May?

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

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

May has average maximum temperatures of 23°C (73°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 61.2% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright. May has total rainfall of 0.3cm (0.1inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 6.8 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is a good time for sunbathing in Corsica. Sea temperatures are a chilly 17°C (63°F). May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Corsica for prolonged periods of time.

More about the May temperatures and sunshine.

Is Corsica warm in May?

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

The average maximum temperature in Corsica in May is 23°C (73°F). The average maximum temperature is 19°C (66°) in the previous month and 27°C (81°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Corsica 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 Corsica in May?

The average day light hours per day in Corsica in May are 14.6. The sunshine percentage is 61.2% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright.

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Temperature in Corsica in May

The average maximum temperature in Corsica in May is 23°C (73°F). The average maximum temperature is 19°C (66°F) in the previous month and 27°C (81°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Corsica 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 Corsica in May is 13°C (55°F). The minimum temperature is 10°C (49°F) in the previous month and 17°C (62°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Corsica in May

During May the average day light hours are 14.6 per day in Corsica. The sunshine percentage is 61.2% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in Corsica in May is typically 8.3 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 Corsica in May

The average sea water temperature in Corsica in May is 17.4°C (63.3°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Corsica in May

The average total rainfall in Corsica in May is 0.3cm (0.1inches) and on average there are 6.8 rainy days in May making it a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Corsica in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Corsica in May is 14°C (57°F) which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 11°C (52°F) in the previous month and 17°C (17°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Corsica in May is typically 84.1%. The maximum relative humidity is 87.2% in the previous month and 81.6% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Corsica in May is typically 63.2%. The average relative humidity is 68.2% in the previous month and 61% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Corsica in May

The average maximum wind speed in Corsica in May is typically 24KM/H (15MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 25KM/H (15MPH) in the previous month and 24KM/H (15MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Corsica in May is typically 13KM/H (8MPH). The average wind speed is 13KM/H (8MPH) in the previous month and 13KM/H (8MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Corsica in May is from the West.

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