Weather in Athens in may 2023

The weather in Athens in the month of may comes from statistical datas on the past years. You can view the weather statistics for the whole month, but also navigating through the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Average weather throughout may

perfect weather UV index: 6

Weather at 6am
70°F

Partly Cloudy

21%

Moderate rain at times

7%

Cloudy

2%

Weather at 12pm
77°F

Partly Cloudy

19%

Moderate rain at times

11%

Heavy rain

4%

Weather at 6pm
70°F

Partly Cloudy

18%

Moderate rain at times

8%

Heavy rain

4%

Weather at 3am
65°F

Clear/Sunny

68%

Partly Cloudy

21%

Moderate rain at times

8%

Cloudy

2%



Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Athens in may

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Athens in may.


The climate of Athens in may is perfect

If one wants to enjoy the beautiful sunshine and comfortable warmth, or advance the joys of the summer season away from the hustle and bustle of school holidays, choose Athens as a perfect destination. With temperatures ranging between 18° C and 26° C, the comfortable warmth - which gradually settles in, enhances the beautiful sunny days. The climate in May throughout Athens is simply perfect for practicing all kinds of outdoor activities.

Athens at the Beginning of May

As the rains only occur sporadically during the day in Athens, throughout the first ten days of the month. This period is characterized by the alternation of beautiful sun and slightly covered skies. The weather is simply beautiful, especially as the morning gentleness turns into comfortable warmth within just a few hours after sunrise.

Athens in the Middle of May

In mid-May, the weather in Athens is already impeccable and is magnified by the slight rise in temperature. The days are both warm and bright, thanks to the perfect combination of temperature that varies between 18° C and 25° C and a superb sunshine that begins at daybreak. As the sky remains clear, even at nightfall, evenings are perfect due to the pleasant sweetness of the atmosphere.

Athens at the End of May

Despite a slight drop in temperature, the weather throughout May in Athens remains magnificent. The beautiful sunny days are gratified by a pleasant warmth. However, during nighttime outings during the last ten day period, scan the sky or inquire about the possibility of a possible thunderstorm that could disrupt the peace and quiet.




Seasonal average climate and temperature of Athens in may

Check below seasonal norms These statistics are compiled from the weather statements of the past years of the month of may.

May
Outside temperature
Average temperature 74°F
Highest temperature 77°F
Lowest temperature 70°F
Highest record temperature 101°F
(2020)
Lowest record temperature 56°F
(2011)
Number of days at +86°F 2 day(s)
(6%)
Number of days at +65°F 31 day(s)
(100%)
Sea temperature
Average sea temperature 66°F
Lowest sea temperature 61°F
Highest sea temperature 70°F
Wind
Wind speed 18km/h
Wind temperature 70°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 1.8in
Number of days with rainfall 2 day(s)
(8%)
Record daily rainfall 1.1in
(2011)
Other climate data
Humidity 60%
Visibility 9.85km
Cloud cover 18%
UV index 6
Daily sunshine hours 14
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 05:15
Time of sunset 19:29
Length of day 14:14
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How was the weather last may?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Athens in may 2022:

01-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
54°F to 74°F
02-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 68°F
03-05-2022
Cloudy
52°F to 67°F
04-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
52°F to 67°F
05-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
54°F to 72°F
06-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
56°F to 74°F
07-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
52°F to 72°F
08-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
52°F to 74°F
09-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 74°F
10-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 76°F
11-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
52°F to 79°F
12-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
61°F to 77°F
13-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
61°F to 79°F
14-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
61°F to 77°F
15-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
61°F to 79°F
16-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
65°F to 85°F
17-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
67°F to 86°F
18-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
67°F to 86°F
19-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
54°F to 72°F
20-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
58°F to 79°F
21-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
63°F to 86°F
22-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
63°F to 90°F
23-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
67°F to 86°F
24-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 86°F
25-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
68°F to 88°F
26-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 94°F
27-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
76°F to 94°F
28-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 92°F
29-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 88°F
30-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
68°F to 88°F
31-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 94°F

Map: other cities in Greece in may

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Weather data for Athens in may:

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


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