May weather forecast and climate
Corcoran, CA

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is another warm month in Corcoran, California, with average temperature fluctuating between 56.8°F (13.8°C) and 82.9°F (28.3°C).

Temperature

In Corcoran, the average high-temperature in May marginally rises, from 74.8°F (23.8°C) in April, to a still warm 82.9°F (28.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Corcoran, is 56.8°F (13.8°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is estimated at 82.8°F (28.2°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (pregnancy, clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Corcoran is 43%.

Rainfall

In Corcoran, it is raining for 4.5 days, with typically 0.75" (19mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Corcoran, during the entire year, the rain falls for 65 days and collects up to 9.72" (247mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

In Corcoran, the average length of the day in May is 14.1h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Corcoran is 11.4h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Corcoran, California, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Corcoran?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Corcoran, California, is 82.9°F (28.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 56.8°F (13.8°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in May is appraised at 82.8°F (28.2°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Corcoran?

The average relative humidity in May is 43%.

How much does it rain in Corcoran in May?

In Corcoran, in May, it is raining for 4.5 days, with typically 0.75" (19mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Corcoran have in May?

In May, the average length of the day is 14.1h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Corcoran?

The average sunshine in May is 11.4h.

How high is the UV index in May in Corcoran?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Corcoran is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Corcoran, CA

Average temperature in May - Corcoran, CA
  • Average high temperature in May: 82.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (102.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (57.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 56.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (66.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (43°F).

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Average pressure in May
Corcoran, CA

Average pressure in May - Corcoran, CA
  • Average pressure in May: 29.93"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.14").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.89").

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Average wind speed in May
Corcoran, CA

Average wind speed in May - Corcoran, CA
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (5.9mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are January, November and December (4.2mph).

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Average humidity in May
Corcoran, CA

Average humidity in May - Corcoran, CA
  • Average humidity in May: 43%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (67%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (31%).

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Average rainfall in May
Corcoran, CA

Average rainfall in May - Corcoran, CA
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.75"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (1.81").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0.08").

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Average rainfall days in May
Corcoran, CA

Average rainfall days in May - Corcoran, CA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 4.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (10.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (1.1 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Corcoran, CA

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Corcoran, CA
  • Average daylight in May: 14.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11.4h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.2h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Corcoran, CA

Average sunshine days in May - Corcoran, CA
  • Average sunshine days in May: 25.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (29 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (18.6 days).

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Average UV index in May
Corcoran, CA

Average UV index in May - Corcoran, CA
  • Average UV index in May: 6

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
Corcoran, CA

Average cloud cover in May - Corcoran, CA
  • Average cloud cover in May: 16

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 31).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 4).

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Average visibility in May
Corcoran, CA

Average visibility in May - Corcoran, 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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