May Holidays

May Holidays with On the Beach

Where’s hot in… May?

The weather’s warm, the sky is blue, and here comes the sun! With temperatures soaring in the run up to summer, May is a great time to enjoy cheeky beach breaks near and far. Just a short flight away you’ll find the sunny islands of Ibiza and Cyprus, reaching average temperatures of 18°C and 20°C respectively throughout the month. Across the Atlantic, the Caribbean of Barbados is also keeping it toasty with a sizzling average of 27°C each day.

Destination Average Temp Flight Time Hours of Sunshine


18°C 2.5 hours 12


20°C 4.5 hours 11


27°C 8.5 hours 9


A firm favourite with holidaymakers of all ages, Ibiza is a great choice for a May escape with a comfortable daily average of 18°C throughout the month. Whether you’re the life of the party or in need of some R&R, the Balearic island of Ibiza will keep even the fussiest traveller content.


Famed for its natural beauty and heaps of culture, the stunning island of Cyprus reaches a daily average of 20°C during the month of May, making it a popular choice with families. Explore its ancient landscapes or kick back on the beach for a week with a selection of our top Cyprus hotels.


Less than 9 hours away from the grey skies of the UK, Barbados is keeping it hot with a daily average of 27°C. Known for its powder-white beaches and turquoise waters, Barbados is the perfect place to kick back and unwind for a truly relaxing break this May.

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