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İzmir in May

Find out everything about the water temperature in İzmir in May. Average, minimum and maximum recorded temperatures as well as daily temperature in May for the last two years. Compare the current month's sea temperature data with other months of the year.
Water temperature in May

62.4 °F


68.3 °F


75.6 °F

Sea water temperature in İzmir in May

In the city of İzmir, the month of May is somewhat comfortable for swimming. The minimum recorded temperature during this month was 62.4°F on May 1, 2015, with an average temperature being 68.3°F and a maximum temperature reaching 75.6°F on May 29, 2022.

While some may find it enjoyable for a brief swim, others might consider it a bit too cold for extended periods in the water. Throughout the month of May, the sea temperature gradually gets warmer. Starting with an average temperature of 66.0°F at the beginning of the month, it steadily increases to around 70.7°F by the end.
Date 10 years average 2024 2023
May 1 65.2°F 67.8°F 63.3°F
May 2 65.5°F 68.8°F 63.4°F
May 3 65.7°F 67.8°F 64.4°F
May 4 66.2°F 68.2°F 64.5°F
May 5 66.1°F 67.5°F 64.4°F
May 6 66.1°F 68.4°F 64.2°F
May 7 66.0°F 67.4°F 64.2°F
May 8 66.2°F 67.6°F 64.8°F
May 9 66.4°F 67.3°F 64.0°F
May 10 66.3°F 68.4°F 63.9°F
May 11 66.2°F 68.2°F 63.5°F
May 12 66.7°F 68.7°F 63.8°F
May 13 67.0°F 69.0°F 64.4°F
May 14 67.5°F 69.5°F 64.9°F
May 15 67.5°F 67.0°F 63.8°F
May 16 68.1°F 67.4°F 64.8°F
May 17 68.5°F 67.5°F 66.0°F
May 18 68.6°F 66.5°F 67.2°F
May 19 69.0°F 66.8°F 66.6°F
May 20 69.5°F 69.4°F 67.6°F
May 21 69.7°F 70.4°F 67.6°F
May 22 69.7°F 70.4°F 68.1°F
May 23 70.0°F 70.9°F 68.2°F
May 24 70.2°F 70.8°F 68.5°F
May 25 70.6°F 71.7°F 68.8°F
May 26 70.9°F 72.3°F 69.9°F
May 27 71.2°F 71.8°F 70.2°F
May 28 71.3°F 71.3°F 69.8°F
May 29 71.6°F 72.0°F 70.2°F
May 30 71.3°F 71.5°F 70.7°F
May 31 71.5°F 72.2°F 70.8°F

Sea water temperature in İzmir by month

In İzmir, the months June through September offer comfortable swimming conditions, which amounts to 118 swimming days. The warmest water in İzmir was recorded on August 7, 2022, reaching a 86.2°F. While the coldest temperature occurred on February 22, 2019, dipping to 53.5°F. The average readings by season are 59.6°F in Winter, 62.8°F in Spring, 78.5°F in Summer, and 71.0°F in Autumn. The average temperature in May is slightly warmer than April's average of 61.6°F. And in June, the temperature is expected to rise further, potentially reaching an average of 75.5°F.

Popular neighboring cities and resorts

City Water temperature* Distance**
Karabağlar 79.7°F 3mi
Özdere 75.7°F 27mi
Karaburun 75.5°F 37mi
Samos 75.1°F 46mi
Davutlar 76.7°F 48mi
Skópelos 75.8°F 57mi
Mytilene 75.9°F 57mi
Pétra 74.8°F 82mi

* current water temperature in this city

** straight line distance from İzmir