Alanya
Turkey
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Alanya, Turkey

A part of the ancient old castle tower of Kizil Kule in the Alanya peninsula, Turkey, with rocky shores of clear water, and distant high mountains
A part of the ancient old castle tower of Kizil Kule in the Alanya peninsula, Turkey, with rocky shores of clear water, and distant high mountains
The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Alanya, Turkey, with average temperature ranging between min 16.7°C (62.1°F) and max 24.7°C (76.5°F).

Temperature

In Alanya, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from an agreeable 21.1°C (70°F) in April, to a moderately hot 24.7°C (76.5°F). In May, in Alanya, Turkey, the average low-temperature is 16.7°C (62.1°F).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are May and June, with an average relative humidity of 66%.

Rainfall

In Alanya, Turkey, during May, the rain falls for 4.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 32.4mm (1.3") of precipitation. In Alanya, Turkey, during the entire year, the rain falls for 81.8 days and collects up to 1095.1mm (43.1") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Alanya, the average seawater temperature in May is 21.3°C (70.3°F).
Note: For most, swimming in 21.3°C (70.3°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

Daylight

In Alanya, the average length of the day in May is 14.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 9.7h.

UV index

In Alanya, Turkey, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 9 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Protect yourself by liberally applying a sunscreen of at least 30 SPF. Sunscreen prevents sunburn and decreases the damaging effects of Sun's radiation on the immune system. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in May in Alanya?

In May, the average high-temperature is 24.7°C (76.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 16.7°C (62.1°F).

What is the most humid month in Alanya?

May and June, with an average relative humidity of 66%, are most humid months in Alanya.

What is the average humidity in May in Alanya?

In Alanya, the average relative humidity in May is 66%.

How much does it rain in Alanya in May?

In Alanya, in May, it is raining for 4.4 days, with typically 32.4mm (1.3") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Alanya?

In Alanya, the average seawater temperature in May is 21.3°C (70.3°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 21.3°C (70.3°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Alanya have in May?

In Alanya, the average length of the day in May is 14.1h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Alanya?

In Alanya, Turkey, the average sunshine in May is 9.7h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Alanya?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Alanya, Turkey
  • Average high temperature in May: 24.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (32.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 16.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (23.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (8.5°C).

Average humidity in May - Alanya, Turkey
  • Average humidity in May: 66%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and June (66%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (55%).

Average rainfall in May - Alanya, Turkey
  • Average rainfall in May: 32.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (231.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (2.7mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Alanya, Turkey
  • Average rainfall days in May: 4.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (13.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0.4 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Alanya, Turkey
  • Average sea temperature in May: 21.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (28.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (16.9°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Alanya, Turkey
  • Average daylight in May: 14.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.2h).

Average UV index in May - Alanya, Turkey
  • Average UV index in May: 9

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).