Weather in Greece in May 2017

Check the weather in Greece in May based on long-term weather averages before you book your next holiday to Greece in 2017. Expect daytime temperatures to reach 24°C with on average 10 hours of sunshine per day in Greece in May.

What is the weather like in Greece in May?
How hot is Greece in May? 24°C
How sunny is Greece in May? 10 sunshine hours/day
How wet is Greece in May? 23 mm rainfall
How warm is the sea around Greece in May? 18°C

Weather in Greece in May

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  • 24°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Greece (Athens)24
    24°C max day temperature
  • 10 hours of sunshine per day (67% of daylight hours) in May in Greece10
    10 hours of sunshine per day
  • 5 days with some rainfall in May in Greece (Athens)5
    5 days with some rainfall
  • 14°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Greece (Athens)14
    14°C min night temperature
  • 14 hours of daylight per day in May in Greece (Athens)14
    14 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in May in Greece (Athens)0
    No heat & humidity
  • 23 mm monthly rainfall in May in Greece (Athens)23
    23 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 8 (Very High) in May in Greece (Athens)8
    8 (Very High) UV index
  • 18°C sea temperature in May in Greece (Athens)18
    18°C sea temperature

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More about Greece weather in May

The average maximum daytime temperature in Greece in May is a warm 24°C (75°F). There are usually 10 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 67% of the 14 hours of daylight. The average sea temperature in and around Greece in May is 18°C (64°F).

Expect 23mm (0.9 inches) of rainfall across the whole of May with 5 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be very high (8 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a comfortable 14°C (57°F). The weather in Greece in May is represented by Athens.

Greece sunrise & sunset times for May 2017

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Greece in May 2017. Select a month to view Greece sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Greece sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Athens.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Monday, 1st May 2017 06:29 20:16
Tuesday, 2nd May 2017 06:28 20:17
Wednesday, 3rd May 2017 06:27 20:18
Thursday, 4th May 2017 06:26 20:19
Friday, 5th May 2017 06:24 20:20
Saturday, 6th May 2017 06:23 20:20
Sunday, 7th May 2017 06:22 20:21
Monday, 8th May 2017 06:21 20:22
Tuesday, 9th May 2017 06:20 20:23
Wednesday, 10th May 2017 06:19 20:24
Thursday, 11th May 2017 06:18 20:25
Friday, 12th May 2017 06:17 20:26
Saturday, 13th May 2017 06:16 20:27
Sunday, 14th May 2017 06:16 20:28
Monday, 15th May 2017 06:15 20:29
Tuesday, 16th May 2017 06:14 20:29
Wednesday, 17th May 2017 06:13 20:30
Thursday, 18th May 2017 06:12 20:31
Friday, 19th May 2017 06:12 20:32
Saturday, 20th May 2017 06:11 20:33
Sunday, 21st May 2017 06:10 20:34
Monday, 22nd May 2017 06:09 20:34
Tuesday, 23rd May 2017 06:09 20:35
Wednesday, 24th May 2017 06:08 20:36
Thursday, 25th May 2017 06:08 20:37
Friday, 26th May 2017 06:07 20:38
Saturday, 27th May 2017 06:06 20:38
Sunday, 28th May 2017 06:06 20:39
Monday, 29th May 2017 06:05 20:40
Tuesday, 30th May 2017 06:05 20:41
Wednesday, 31st May 2017 06:05 20:41
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