Crete in may: average Weather, Temperature and Climate, Where to go?

How is the climate in Greece in may? Is it a good time to go to Gouves and Elounda? Check out weather averages and informations on this page.

Weather in Crete in may 2019

Below, you have access to the weather forecast for the month of may for most popular cities in Greece. These datas are probabilities for the month of may from weather reports for over 10 years. The percentage indicates the possibility of having the weather mentioned.

Average weather in may in Heraklion

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
20°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
75% of time

Partly Cloudy

14%

Moderate rain at times

10%

Cloudy

1%

Weather at 1pm
24°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
73% of time

Partly Cloudy

15%

Moderate rain at times

11%

Heavy rain

3%

Weather at 7pm
21°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
72% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

12%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder

1%

More information about the weather in Heraklion in may

Average weather in may in Agios Nikolaos

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
20°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
76% of time

Partly Cloudy

14%

Moderate rain at times

10%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder

1%

Weather at 1pm
24°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
72% of time

Partly Cloudy

13%

Moderate rain at times

13%

Heavy rain

2%

Weather at 7pm
21°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
68% of time

Partly Cloudy

19%

Moderate rain at times

14%

Cloudy

1%

More information about the weather in Agios Nikolaos in may

Average weather in may in Chania

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
19°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
72% of time

Partly Cloudy

16%

Moderate rain at times

9%

Cloudy

3%

Weather at 1pm
25°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
70% of time

Partly Cloudy

15%

Moderate rain at times

10%

Heavy rain

4%

Weather at 7pm
21°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
68% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

11%

Cloudy

3%

More information about the weather in Chania in may

Average weather in may in Elounda

good weather

Weather at 7am
20°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
74% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

9%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder

1%

Weather at 1pm
22°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
72% of time

Partly Cloudy

13%

Moderate rain at times

13%

Heavy rain

2%

Weather at 7pm
20°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
69% of time

Partly Cloudy

19%

Moderate rain at times

13%

Heavy rain

1%

More information about the weather in Elounda in may

Average weather in may in Gazi

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
20°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
75% of time

Partly Cloudy

14%

Moderate rain at times

10%

Cloudy

1%

Weather at 1pm
24°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
73% of time

Partly Cloudy

15%

Moderate rain at times

11%

Heavy rain

3%

Weather at 7pm
21°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
72% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

12%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder

1%

More information about the weather in Gazi in may

Average weather in may in Gouves

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
20°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
75% of time

Partly Cloudy

16%

Moderate rain at times

9%

Cloudy

1%

Weather at 1pm
24°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
71% of time

Partly Cloudy

16%

Moderate rain at times

11%

Heavy rain

3%

Weather at 7pm
21°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
68% of time

Partly Cloudy

19%

Moderate rain at times

13%

Heavy rain

1%

More information about the weather in Gouves in may

Average weather in may in Ierapetra

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
20°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
76% of time

Partly Cloudy

20%

Moderate rain at times

4%

Cloudy

1%

Weather at 1pm
24°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
71% of time

Partly Cloudy

16%

Moderate rain at times

11%

Cloudy

2%

Weather at 7pm
21°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
71% of time

Partly Cloudy

21%

Moderate rain at times

8%

Heavy rain

1%

More information about the weather in Ierapetra in may

Average weather in may in Gavdos Island

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
20°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
77% of time

Partly Cloudy

15%

Moderate rain at times

6%

Heavy rain

2%

Weather at 1pm
24°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
74% of time

Partly Cloudy

18%

Moderate rain at times

8%

Cloudy

1%

Weather at 7pm
22°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
76% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

6%

Heavy rain

1%

More information about the weather in Gavdos Island in may

Average weather in may in Matala

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
20°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
77% of time

Partly Cloudy

15%

Moderate rain at times

6%

Heavy rain

2%

Weather at 1pm
24°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
74% of time

Partly Cloudy

18%

Moderate rain at times

8%

Cloudy

1%

Weather at 7pm
22°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
77% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

6%

Heavy rain

1%

More information about the weather in Matala in may

Average weather in may in Paléochora

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
19°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
72% of time

Partly Cloudy

16%

Moderate rain at times

9%

Cloudy

3%

Weather at 1pm
25°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
70% of time

Partly Cloudy

15%

Moderate rain at times

10%

Heavy rain

4%

Weather at 7pm
21°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
68% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

11%

Cloudy

3%

More information about the weather in Paléochora in may

Average weather in may in Réthymnon

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
20°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
77% of time

Partly Cloudy

15%

Moderate rain at times

6%

Heavy rain

2%

Weather at 1pm
24°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
74% of time

Partly Cloudy

18%

Moderate rain at times

8%

Cloudy

1%

Weather at 7pm
22°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
77% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

6%

Heavy rain

1%

More information about the weather in Réthymnon in may

Average weather in may in Sfakia

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
20°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
74% of time

Partly Cloudy

15%

Moderate rain at times

10%

Cloudy

2%

Weather at 1pm
24°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
71% of time

Partly Cloudy

15%

Moderate rain at times

12%

Heavy rain

3%

Weather at 7pm
21°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
70% of time

Partly Cloudy

16%

Moderate rain at times

11%

Heavy rain

2%

More information about the weather in Sfakia in may

Average weather in may in Sitia

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
20°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
76% of time

Partly Cloudy

14%

Moderate rain at times

10%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder

1%

Weather at 1pm
24°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
72% of time

Partly Cloudy

13%

Moderate rain at times

13%

Heavy rain

2%

Weather at 7pm
21°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
69% of time

Partly Cloudy

19%

Moderate rain at times

14%

Cloudy

1%

More information about the weather in Sitia in may

Average weather in may in Kissamos

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
17°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
70% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

10%

Cloudy

3%

Weather at 1pm
24°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
71% of time

Partly Cloudy

16%

Moderate rain at times

10%

Heavy rain

3%

Weather at 7pm
23°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
69% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

12%

Cloudy

2%

More information about the weather in Kissamos in may

Average weather in may in Malia

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
18°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
71% of time

Partly Cloudy

19%

Moderate rain at times

9%

Cloudy

1%

Weather at 1pm
23°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
75% of time

Partly Cloudy

14%

Moderate rain at times

10%

Heavy rain

2%

Weather at 7pm
22°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
68% of time

Partly Cloudy

19%

Moderate rain at times

14%

Heavy rain

1%

More information about the weather in Malia in may

Average weather in may in Neapoli

good weather

Weather at 7am
19°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
73% of time

Partly Cloudy

18%

Moderate rain at times

9%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder

1%

Weather at 1pm
22°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
76% of time

Partly Cloudy

12%

Moderate rain at times

10%

Heavy rain

3%

Weather at 7pm
21°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
67% of time

Partly Cloudy

20%

Moderate rain at times

15%

1%

More information about the weather in Neapoli in may

Average weather in may in Souda

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
18°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
71% of time

Partly Cloudy

15%

Moderate rain at times

11%

Heavy rain

2%

Weather at 1pm
24°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
74% of time

Partly Cloudy

15%

Moderate rain at times

11%

Heavy rain

2%

Weather at 7pm
22°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
70% of time

Partly Cloudy

16%

Moderate rain at times

12%

Heavy rain

2%

More information about the weather in Souda in may

Weather details in may

The month of May best describes the spring season, the heat is located at beach values that allow to ensure thermal comfort for the whole day. Moreover, with a constant sunshine and the warmth of the breath of the sea breeze, the climate throughout May in Crete is favorable for the practice of all kinds of tourist activities - whether hiking or swimming. The morning temperatures are in fact, warm enough to promote thermal comfort to visitors, while in the middle of the day, a relative rise in temperature warms the atmosphere.

Mornings throughout May in Crete

In the morning, with the appearance of the sun that takes place early enough, the climate warms up quickly. Temperatures show 19° C in just a few hours after sunrise. The season is gradually beginning its transition to summer. Before the arrival of the hot heat however, May offers tourists pleasant moments with clear weather and beautiful weather conditions. Do not wait for the summer season to discover the island in peace. The freshness of the month of May has at least the merit of promoting activities protected from the stifling heat of the season to come.

Midday throughout May in Crete

With the gradual rise of values on the thermometer, the temperatures in the middle of the day are quite favorable to begin a summer holiday away from the crowd. The weather is indeed enlivened by long hours of sunshine which allow it to warm the atmosphere and the ambient temperature. These hours of sunshine are perfect to fine tune atan and have fun on the beaches. Especially since the rain is more rare and leaves room for a completely clear sky. Sunshine and heat that is sufficiently comfortable; the weather conditions in the middle of the day make the weather throughout May in Crete the hottest times of the day.

Early Evenings throughout May in Crete

Compared to the climatic conditions of April and those of June, the evenings are mild. Indeed, the temperatures are around 20° C. This ensures a pleasant sensation without having to clutter with warm clothes. Early evening also allows to appreciate the time spent with loved ones. A clear sky, a perfect temperature and warm breaths coming from the sea will allow to benefit from a climate throughout May in Crete that is favorable to night activities.



Organised tours and trips in Crete in may


Where to go in Crete in may?

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Where should you go in Crete in may when it comes to the weather?

Remember:
The climate in Crete in may ranges from perfect to good depending on the region and city.

On the month of may the weather is perfect in Greece everywhere. Thus, the conditions are right to enjoy 100% your vacations: the sun is here, it rains very little and the humidity is endurable. It is therefore the ideal month to travel to these cities!


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Climate in Crete in may

Climate in Heraklion in May

In the month of may, maximum temperature is 24°C and minimum temperature is 20°C (for an average temperature of 22°C). The climate quite enjoyable in that locality in this month. With barely 27mm over 6 days, the rain will not be a problem for your stay.
With a perfect climate, may is a recommended time to go in this locality in Greece.

May
Average temperature 22°C
Highest temperature 24°C
Lowest temperature 20°C
Sea temperature 19.6°C
Rainfall 27mm
Number of days with rainfall 6 day(s)
(18%)
Humidity 69%
Cloud cover 13%
Length of day 14:02
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net perfect
more information about the climate in Heraklion in May

Climate in Agios Nikolaos in May

In may, maximum temperature is 24°C and minimum temperature is 20°C (for an average temperature of 22°C). The climate pleasant here in may. With about 28mm over 6 days, rain may be scarce during your journey.
With a perfect weather, may is an advisable month to go in Agios Nikolaos.

May
Average temperature 22°C
Highest temperature 24°C
Lowest temperature 20°C
Sea temperature 19.6°C
Rainfall 28mm
Number of days with rainfall 6 day(s)
(18%)
Humidity 71%
Cloud cover 12%
Length of day 14:01
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net perfect
more information about the climate in Agios Nikolaos in May

Climate in Chania in May

In the month of may, the mean temperature in La Canée (Chania) is 22°C (maximum temperature is 25°C and minimum temperature is 20°C). The climate quite pleasant here in the month of may. With 37mm over 5 days, it rains very little during your holidays.
With ideal weather conditions, may is an advisable month to go in La Canée (Chania) in Greece.

May
Average temperature 22°C
Highest temperature 25°C
Lowest temperature 20°C
Sea temperature 19.1°C
Rainfall 37mm
Number of days with rainfall 5 day(s)
(17%)
Humidity 69%
Cloud cover 16%
Length of day 14:02
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net perfect
more information about the climate in Chania in May

Climate in Elounda in May

In the month of may, maximum temperature is 23°C and minimum temperature is 20°C (for an average temperature of 21°C). The climate pleasant here in may. With 30mm over 6 days, the rain will not be a problem during your holidays.
With a perfect weather, may is a recommended time to go there in Greece.

May
Average temperature 21°C
Highest temperature 23°C
Lowest temperature 20°C
Sea temperature 19.6°C
Rainfall 30mm
Number of days with rainfall 6 day(s)
(18%)
Humidity 72%
Cloud cover 13%
Length of day 14:01
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Elounda in May

Climate in Gazi in May

In the month of may, maximum temperature is 24°C and minimum temperature is 20°C (for an average temperature of 22°C). The climate nice there in this month. With barely 27mm over 6 days, it rains very little during your holidays.
With ideal weather conditions, may is a recommended month to go in this locality.

May
Average temperature 22°C
Highest temperature 24°C
Lowest temperature 20°C
Sea temperature 19.6°C
Rainfall 27mm
Number of days with rainfall 6 day(s)
(18%)
Humidity 69%
Cloud cover 13%
Length of day 14:02
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net perfect
more information about the climate in Gazi in May

All cities in Crete in may

Heraklion in mayperfect weather
Agios Nikolaos in mayperfect weather
Chania in mayperfect weather
Elounda in maygood weather
Gazi in mayperfect weather
Gouves in mayperfect weather
Ierapetra in mayperfect weather
Gavdos Island in mayperfect weather
Matala in mayperfect weather
Paléochora in mayperfect weather
Réthymnon in mayperfect weather
Sfakia in mayperfect weather
Sitia in mayperfect weather
Kissamos in mayperfect weather
Malia in mayperfect weather
Neapoli in maygood weather
Souda in mayperfect weather

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Weather data for Crete in may:

Weather data for Crete in may is derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Crete. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Crete can vary slightly from year to year, but these predictions should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags and check when is the best time of year to visit Crete.


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