Capitola
California, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Capitola, CA

The beach and a long wooden pier on the calm blue waters in Capitola, California
The beach and a long wooden pier on the calm blue waters in Capitola, California
May, the last month of the spring, in Capitola, is a pleasant month, with average temperature ranging between max 70.2°F (21.2°C) and min 48.6°F (9.2°C).

Temperature

In Capitola, California, the average high-temperature in May is relatively the same as in April - a pleasant 70.2°F (21.2°C). The average low-temperature, in Capitola, is 48.6°F (9.2°C).

Rainfall

In Capitola, California, during May, the rain falls for 3.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.9" (21.6mm) of precipitation. In Capitola, during the entire year, the rain falls for 66.2 days and collects up to 31.5" (801mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In Capitola, the average seawater temperature is 54.1°F (12.3°C).
Note: Swimming in 54.1°F (12.3°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In Capitola, the average length of the day in May is 14.2h.

What is the temperature in May in Capitola?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Capitola, California, is 70.2°F (21.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 48.6°F (9.2°C).

How much does it rain in Capitola in May?

In May, in Capitola, California, the rain falls for 3.3 days. Throughout May, 0.9" (21.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in May in Capitola?

In May, the average ocean temperature in Capitola is 54.1°F (12.3°C). Swimming in 54.1°F (12.3°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 Capitola have in May?

In Capitola, the average length of the day in May is 14.2h.
Average temperature in May - Capitola, CA
  • Average high temperature in May: 70.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (74.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (60°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 48.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (53.9°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (40.8°F).

Average rainfall in May - Capitola, CA
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.9"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (6.4").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (0").

Average rainfall days in May - Capitola, CA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 3.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is February (10.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0.3 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Capitola, CA
  • Average sea temperature in May: 54.2°F

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (58.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is April (53.8°F).

Average daylight in May - Capitola, CA
  • Average daylight in May: 14.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).