Avg weather in May
14 Hrs per day
34 mm per month
66 % avg
7 Mph avg


What’s the weather like in Benalmadena in May?

Located to the south of Malaga on the popular Costa del Sol, Benalmadena has a Mediterranean climate with hot, dry summers and short, mild winters. In May, temperatures are gradually getting warmer as the summer months draw near, with plenty of sunshine and very little rain during the month. If you want to explore Benalmadena when it’s less busy than the summer months, May is a great time of year to go.


At this time of year, the average temperature in Benalmadena is a warm 18°C, with highs of a beautifully hot 27°C. If you visit the resort this month, make sure you regularly apply sun cream and seek shade in the peak of the afternoon. In May, around 30mm of rain is expected over the course of the month, spread over nine wet days, with showers usually being light and short-lived. If you want to take a dip in the sea, the Mediterranean waters are a refreshing 18°C.

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