Mallorca weather

Our guide to the weather in Mallorca destination during May

21

Average high

6

UV Index

9mm

Monthly rainfall

19

Sea temperature

Mallorca comes to life in May. Daytime and evening temperatures become warm and rainy spells become less frequent. The sea temperature is still cool, but brave swimmers return to the waves for the first swim of the season. We've looked at the most up-to-date weather data for Mallorca, covering the last 12 years up to 2022, plus we've asked our team of travel bloggers for their first-hand experiences in order to answer the most frequently asked questions about Mallorca weather in May.

How warm is it in Mallorca during May?

The temperature reaches around 21℃ during the daytime in May, falling away to 16℃ at night. The UV index will be high at this time of year, so protection against skin and eye damage is needed. Try to limit exposure between 10am and 4pm. Apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every few hours, even if it's cloudy, or more frequently after sweating or swimming, and wear UV-blocking sunglasses too, and bear in mind that bright surfaces, such as sand and water increase UV exposure.

Does it rain in Mallorca during May?

On average, there will be 6 rainy days during the month, amounting to 8.5mm in total. That's almost nothing at all, therefore rain isn't something we think you need to consider. There's a small chance that you'll catch a thunderstorm during your trip.

How warm is the sea in Mallorca during May?

The water around Mallorca is around 19℃ during May. It will feel a little on the cool when first entering, but you'll warm up quickly. Most kids will have no problem with this temperature, but those who feel the cold are unlikely to want to swim.

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