Majorca Weather May Averages, Spain
What's The Weather Like in May in Majorca?
Is Majorca Warm in May?
The average temperature for May is 17.5°C, which is made up of highs of 22.5°C and lows of 15°C.
Hottest and Coldest May Temperatures
The highest temperature ever recorded in Majorca in May is an impressive 34°C, with the lowest recorded May temperature being only 2°C.
Does It Rain In May In Majorca?
How Warm Is The Sea In Majorca In May?
The average sea temperature in May in Majorca is a refreshingly cool 18°C, despite the generally high humidity.
May Sunshine Hours In Majorca
During May you can expect an average of 12 hours of sunshine each day in Majorca, which varies according to the cloud density. In spite of the daily sunshine, Majorca experiences around three foggy days each May.
Majorca Hotels in May
When it comes to self-catering accommodation, Aucanada Club is one of the best hotels in Alcudia. Made up of 62 apartments and 11 villas, each unit comes equipped with two bedrooms, terrace or balcony, laundry room and kitchen complete with everything you'll need to cook your own meals. There are loads of amenities available, such as mini market, gym, swimming pools and Jacuzzi.
Hotel Illa d'Or
If you're looking for a spa break, it doesn't get much better than Hotel Illa d'Or in Puerto Pollensa. Here you can choose between individual, standard and double rooms, as well as a selection of suites. Facilities are numerous and include WiFi access, bar, restaurant, sports facilities and spa with massage and treatment services.
Inturotel Cala Esmeralda
Inturotel Cala Esmeralda in Cala d'Or is perfect for couples wanting a romantic escape. This adults only hotel features swimming pools, wellness centre, beach bar and organised entertainment throughout the day. There are loads of sporting activities available in the immediate area, such as sailing, windsurfing, snorkelling, hiking, running, golf and tennis.
Valentin Puerto Azul Aparthotel
Families and couples searching for holiday accommodation in Majorca should take a look at Valentin Puerto Azul Aparthotel in Puerto Pollensa. Very close to the beach and the centre of the resort, this hotel offers many facilities for everyone to enjoy, including WiFi, swimming pools, children's activities and adults' entertainment.
Protur Vista Badia Aparthotel
Protur Vista Badia Aparthotel in Sa Coma is another top pick when it comes to accommodation in Majorca. This four-star hotel features one-bedroom apartments and studios, each of which comes complete with full bathroom, air conditioning, heating, balcony, plasma TV, phone and kitchen. There are many facilities available to guests, such as WiFi, gym, swimming pools, Jacuzzi, pool bar, restaurants, sauna and children's club.
Majorca Beach for May
If you're searching for a secluded beach to spend the day, Cala Mondrago might be just the place. Lined by two large cliffs, this beach has calm, clear waters which create the ideal conditions for swimming and snorkelling. Facilities are extensive and include a bar/restaurant, sun loungers, shades, pedalo hire and free parking nearby.
Although Majorca isn't known for its surfing opportunities, Cala Mesquida is a top location to ride some waves. This Blue Flag beach is unprotected from the wind, which makes it ideal for surfing and similar water sports, like kitesurfing and body boarding. Here you'll find a handful of facilities, such as sun loungers, parasols and pedaloes, with a selection of restaurants and bars in the local area.
Bars and Restaurants
Es Pati is a popular restaurant found in the north east of Majorca in Sant Llorenc des Cardassar. The menu changes regularly, so there will always be something new for you to try. Most people travel to the restaurant to sample the five-course surprise menu, which leaves you guessing what you've ordered until it arrives on your plate.
Boston O'Brady's in Santa Ponsa is another top choice when it comes to dining out in Majorca. This restaurant serves massive portions and is great value for money, making it ideal for those on a budget break. The staff here are very friendly and go out of their way to make sure you have a great evening.
Ruby Tuesday's in Palma Nova is a top choice for couples and families looking for a bit of evening entertainment during their holiday. Located on the coast, this bar offers loads for the whole family to enjoy, including activities such as bingo, games, quizzes and karaoke. There is also a great line up of live acts every night, to keep the whole family smiling.
If you want to keep up with the latest sport during your stay, make sure you visit Linekers in Alcudia, where you'll find almost every game and match shown across 22 large screens and a huge projector. Several football matches can be shown at one time, so you'll never have to miss your favourite team playing. After sunset, Lineker's drops its sports atmosphere in favour of a nightclub vibe with DJs and dance tunes played until the early morning.
Things to do in Majorca in May
The Mondrago Natural Park
The Mondrago Natural Parkis a great place for the whole family to spend the day. Located on the south east coast close to Santanyi, this area is full of white sand beaches where you can soak up the sun and enjoy a dip in the sea. There is also an information centre open from 9am until 4pm where you can find out information about the park and the migratory birds which pass through.
Little Railway Journey
Railway enthusiasts won't want to miss the chance to visit the Ferrocarril de Soller. Known as one of the "great little railway journeys of the world", this train begins at the terminal close to the Plaza de España in Palma and travels to Soller. On this journey you pass by many orange groves, olive groves and remote farmhouses. The whole trip takes around an hour and is a great way to unwind whatever the weather.
May events in Majorca
1st May 2020
Labour Day (Fiesta del Trabajo) is an annual national public holiday celebrated on May 1st across Spain and the Balaeric Islands, including Majorca. Many shops and businesses are closed on this day, but popular tourist attractions and restaurants are usually still open.
1st May 2020 to 31st May 2020
Fiesta Primavera in Manacor plays host to a variety of events during late May and the beginning of June including concerts and competitions open to the general public.
Festa de Maig
3rd May 2020
The Festa de Maigis is always held on the first Sunday of May in Santa Eulalia. One of the Balearic's most colourful fiestas, this popular Spring flower festival boasts a variety of enjoyable activities, as well as a spectacular wreath of beautiful flowers on display.
14th May 2020
Line up includes: Michael Kiwanuka, KASE.O and Miles Kane, is a festival which takes place on the in Western Water Park, Magaluf, Spain. Its music style is mainly considered Hip hop, Pop, Rock, Indie and Electronica.
15th May 2020 to 17th May 2020
Set against the genuine Medieval castle that overlooks the town participants can expect jousting, jugglers, falconry displays, stilt-walkers and fire-eaters. Traditional food and drink stalls are scattered throughout the event selling all kinds of Medieval fair (and some less traditional cans of San Miguel!) Be sure to browse the stalls that sell all manner of artisan goods and more during this vibrant event.
Mallorca Smooth Jazz Festival
11th May 2020 to 17th May 2020
Mallorca Smooth Jazz Festival is all about enjoying good music, food, wine and entertainment in the breathtaking scenery of the Mediterranean Sea.
El Fire Soller Festival
11th May 2020
This is a celebration of the regionâ€™s defense against Moorish invaders in 1561. Es FirÃ³ draws in thousands of costumed revellers to the Port de SÃ³ller to reenact the unsuccessful Moorish siege of the island.