What’s the weather like on the Costa Brava in May?
In the Spanish coastal resort of Costa Brava, May is a warm and sunny month that’s perfect for relaxing on the beach or exploring the cultural sights. If you want pleasant temperatures without the uncomfortable heat of the summer, May is a great time to visit this picturesque part of the country while avoiding the high season crowds.
At the start of May, highs on the Costa Brava reach an average of 20°C, rising to 24°C by the end of the month. The average daytime temperature is around 18°C and with lows of 10°C at night you’ll need plenty of layers for evenings out. With around 63mm of rain during the month, there’s a good chance you’ll see some short-lived showers, so make sure you pack a rain jacket. Although the Costa Brava has around ten hours of sunshine at this time of year, the sea’s still a brisk 18°C.