Weather in the Algarve in May 2017

Check the weather in the Algarve in May before you book your next holiday. Long-term weather averages give the best indication of the weather in May 2017 and include figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall for the Algarve, Portugal.

The May weather guide for the Algarve shown below is for Albufeira.

Weather in Algarve in May

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  • 22°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Algarve (Albufeira)22
    22°C max day temperature
  • 10 hours of sunshine per day (70% of daylight hours) in May in Algarve10
    10 hours of sunshine per day
  • 5 days with some rainfall in May in Algarve (Albufeira)5
    5 days with some rainfall
  • 13°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Algarve (Albufeira)13
    13°C min night temperature
  • 14 hours of daylight per day in May in Algarve (Albufeira)14
    14 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in May in Algarve (Albufeira)0
    No heat & humidity
  • 29 mm monthly rainfall in May in Algarve (Albufeira)29
    29 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 8 (Very High) in May in Algarve (Albufeira)8
    8 (Very High) UV index
  • 17°C sea temperature in May in Algarve (Albufeira)17
    17°C sea temperature

The average maximum daytime temperature in Algarve in May is a warm 22°C (72°F). There are usually 10 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 70% of the 14 hours of daylight. The average sea temperature in and around Algarve in May is 17°C (63°F).

Expect 29mm (1.1 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 cool 13°C (55°F). The weather in Algarve in May is represented by Albufeira.

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Algarve sunrise & sunset times for May 2017

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

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Monday, 1st May 2017 06:38 20:22
Tuesday, 2nd May 2017 06:37 20:23
Wednesday, 3rd May 2017 06:36 20:24
Thursday, 4th May 2017 06:35 20:25
Friday, 5th May 2017 06:34 20:26
Saturday, 6th May 2017 06:33 20:27
Sunday, 7th May 2017 06:32 20:28
Monday, 8th May 2017 06:31 20:28
Tuesday, 9th May 2017 06:30 20:29
Wednesday, 10th May 2017 06:29 20:30
Thursday, 11th May 2017 06:28 20:31
Friday, 12th May 2017 06:27 20:32
Saturday, 13th May 2017 06:26 20:33
Sunday, 14th May 2017 06:26 20:34
Monday, 15th May 2017 06:25 20:35
Tuesday, 16th May 2017 06:24 20:35
Wednesday, 17th May 2017 06:23 20:36
Thursday, 18th May 2017 06:22 20:37
Friday, 19th May 2017 06:22 20:38
Saturday, 20th May 2017 06:21 20:39
Sunday, 21st May 2017 06:20 20:39
Monday, 22nd May 2017 06:20 20:40
Tuesday, 23rd May 2017 06:19 20:41
Wednesday, 24th May 2017 06:18 20:42
Thursday, 25th May 2017 06:18 20:43
Friday, 26th May 2017 06:17 20:43
Saturday, 27th May 2017 06:17 20:44
Sunday, 28th May 2017 06:16 20:45
Monday, 29th May 2017 06:16 20:45
Tuesday, 30th May 2017 06:15 20:46
Wednesday, 31st May 2017 06:15 20:47
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