May weather forecast and climate
Bodega Bay, CA

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is another comfortable month in Bodega Bay, California, with average temperature varying between 63.7°F (17.6°C) and 49.6°F (9.8°C).

Temperature

In Bodega Bay, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in April - a still comfortable 63.7°F (17.6°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 49.6°F (9.8°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 76%.

Rainfall

In Bodega Bay, in May, it is raining for 5.3 days, with typically 0.98" (25mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Bodega Bay, during the entire year, the rain falls for 83.1 days and collects up to 20" (508mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In Bodega Bay, the average seawater temperature in May is 52.5°F (11.4°C).
Note: Swimming in 52.5°F (11.4°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Bodega Bay is 14.3h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 10.5h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Bodega Bay?

In Bodega Bay, in May, the average high-temperature is 63.7°F (17.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 49.6°F (9.8°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Bodega Bay?

In May, the average relative humidity is 76%.

How many days does it rain in May in Bodega Bay?

In May, the rain falls for 5.3 days. Throughout May, 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How cold is the water in May in Bodega Bay?

In May, the average ocean temperature in Bodega Bay, California, is 52.5°F (11.4°C). Swimming in 52.5°F (11.4°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Bodega Bay have in May?

In Bodega Bay, California, the average length of the day in May is 14.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bodega Bay have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Bodega Bay is 10.5h.

How high is the UV index in May in Bodega Bay?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Bodega Bay, California, is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Bodega Bay, CA

Average temperature in May - Bodega Bay, CA
  • Average high temperature in May: 63.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (72.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (55.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 49.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (54.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (45.3°F).

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Average pressure in May
Bodega Bay, CA

Average pressure in May - Bodega Bay, CA
  • Average pressure in May: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are August and September (29.92").

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Average wind speed in May
Bodega Bay, CA

Average wind speed in May - Bodega Bay, CA
  • Average wind speed in May: 9.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (9.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (6.7mph).

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Average humidity in May
Bodega Bay, CA

Average humidity in May - Bodega Bay, CA
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (78%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are September and October (71%).

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Average rainfall in May
Bodega Bay, CA

Average rainfall in May - Bodega Bay, CA
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.98"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (4.37").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0.04").

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Average rainfall days in May
Bodega Bay, CA

Average rainfall days in May - Bodega Bay, CA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 5.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (14.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (1.1 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Bodega Bay, CA

Average sea temperature in May - Bodega Bay, CA
  • Average sea temperature in May: 52.5°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is October (56.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is June (51.6°F).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Bodega Bay, CA

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Bodega Bay, CA
  • Average daylight in May: 14.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.5h

Months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.7h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Bodega Bay, CA

Average sunshine days in May - Bodega Bay, CA
  • Average sunshine days in May: 22.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (27.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (14.8 days).

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Average UV index in May
Bodega Bay, CA

Average UV index in May - Bodega Bay, CA
  • Average UV index in May: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July, August and September (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
Bodega Bay, CA

Average cloud cover in May - Bodega Bay, CA
  • Average cloud cover in May: 26

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 39).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 12).

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Average visibility in May
Bodega Bay, CA

Average visibility in May - Bodega Bay, CA
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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