Weather Averages for Zante in May
Averages for Zante in May
May is the beginning of summer in Zante. The days are sunny, the temperatures are warm and there are blue skies for miles.
The weather averages are in the mid 20's and it is perfect for sunbathing and swiming.
The average daytime temperatures are around 25°C, whereas the average minimum temperatures are around 14°C.
Zante also sees on average, 10 hours of sunshine per day.
Make sure you have a decent sun cream with you though, if you're in Zante for a sunbathing holiday, as the sun's rays are strong and it can be easy to burn.
There is also still some expectation of rain during this month, although it is a lot less than that expected throughout other months of the year, with the average rainfall expected 17 mm over 6 days.
If you want to go for a dip in the sea or enjoy some water sports, the average temperature of the sea is 18°C (64°F).
Carrying a light jacket for the evenings, though, is advisable as it can get chillier at night.
Although summertime is the busiest time of the year in Zante, May is still outside of the peak tourist period, so if you want to enjoy the fantastc weather and lively atmosphere away from the crowds, May is a great time to visit.
There is plenty to experience and do in Zante in May. You can sunbathe, swim, scuba dive and do loads of other water sports activites.
Families are also drawn to Zante, for the clean and safe sandy beaches.
You can also enjoy the vintage wines from Zante and take trips around the grape farms.
On 1st May, Greece celebrates Labour Day.
The locals also celebrate Feast of Flowers on the same day. All locals go for picnics and fly paper kites on this day.
Zante is also known for its exciting nightlife and wild parties that are thrown in the clubs across the area.
Tourists are drawn to Zante for the spectacular night life the area is now legendary for.