The weather in Majorca in May again improves as we approach the middle of spring. The average daily temperature now increases to a warm 19 Celsius.
May is the first major tourism month, this is especially the case towards the end of the month. This is a great time to visit if you want good weather but without the crowds. The weather improves enough for the super resorts to get busier along with the beaches. Below you can find detailed information about what sort of weather to expect in May. This includes the average daily temperatures, expected rainfall and hours of sun.
Weather in Majorca in May
The daily high temperature during May can reach as much as 23 Celsius. The temperature continues to increase towards June as summer approaches. The daily low temperature for May is 16 Celsius which is more likely at the start of the month. The evenings will also begin to feel much warmer as the month progresses.
The weather in Majorca in May tends to improve in all areas but this can still be a wet month. The temperature of the sea will increase, as will the hours of sunshine. The magnificent beaches and coves here will begin to get busier towards the end of May.
Rainfall in Majorca in May
May sees quite a bit of rainfall like April with around 5 days of rain during the month. Majorca tends to see rain all year round which is not the case for some parts of Spain. The amount of precipitation will likely be less than April but heavy at times. May will see the last significant amount of rainfall until autumn arrives.
May Sea Temperature
The sea temperature during May increases to 18 Celsius from 16 Celsius in April. This temperature will continue to increase towards the end of the month. Swimming conditions tend to be better in the summer months but the end of May will be suitable also. The following 4 – 5 months are when the sea temperature is at it’s best here. You can visit this link to see the current temperature of the sea in the capital city, Palma.
Hours of Sunshine
The hours of sunshine during May increases to 12 hours. Only July tends to see more hours of sun during the height of summer. The end of the month will see the most hours of sunshine as summer approaches.
Majorca Weather in May Highlights
Below are some facts about the weather in Majorca in May and what sort of conditions to expect.
- The average daily temperature is 19 Celsius which will be warmer towards the end of the month
- The Sea temperature will now warm to 18 Celsius from 16 Celsius in April.
- There are now 12 hours of daily sunshine to enjoy
- May sees an average of 5 days rainfall which can be heavy at times
- The daily high temperature in May is 23 Celsius
- The daily low temperature during May is 16 Celsius