May weather forecast
La Quinta, CA

The old town of La Quinta, California, at the base of the vast Santa Rosa Mountains
The old town of La Quinta, California, at the base of the vast Santa Rosa Mountains

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in La Quinta, is another warm month, with an average temperature varying between 57°F (13.9°C) and 79.9°F (26.6°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases from 73.6°F (23.1°C) in April to a still warm 79.9°F (26.6°C). In La Quinta, the average low-temperature is 57°F (13.9°C).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity in La Quinta is 37%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in La Quinta is May, when the rain falls for 2.3 days and typically collects 0.12" (3mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in La Quinta is 13h and 55min.
On the first day of May, sunrise is at 5:56 am and sunset at 7:28 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:35 am and sunset at 7:49 pm PDT.

Sunshine

In La Quinta, the average sunshine in May is 12h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May in La Quinta is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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 La Quinta?

In La Quinta, California, in May, the average high-temperature is 79.9°F (26.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 57°F (13.9°C).

What is the average humidity in May in La Quinta?

In May, the average relative humidity in La Quinta is 37%.

What is the driest month in La Quinta?

May is the month with the least rainfall in La Quinta, California. Rain falls for 2.3 days and accumulates 0.12" (3mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in La Quinta in May?

In La Quinta, in May, it is raining for 2.3 days, with typically 0.12" (3mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does La Quinta have in May?

In May, the average day length is 13h and 55min.

When are sunrise and sunset in May in La Quinta?

On the first day of May, sunrise is at 5:56 am and sunset at 7:28 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:35 am and sunset at 7:49 pm PDT.

How long on average sun shines in May in La Quinta?

In May, the average sunshine duration is 12h.

How high is the UV index in May in La Quinta?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in La Quinta, California, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in May
La Quinta, CA

Average temperature in May - La Quinta, CA
  • Average high temperature in May: 79.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (94.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (58.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 57°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (73°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (43.5°F).

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Average pressure in May
La Quinta, CA

Average pressure in May - La Quinta, CA
  • Average pressure in May: 29.85"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.09"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.8"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
La Quinta, CA

Average wind speed in May - La Quinta, CA
  • Average wind speed in May: 8.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (8.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (5.8mph).

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Average humidity in May
La Quinta, CA

Average humidity in May - La Quinta, CA
  • Average humidity in May: 37%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (47%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are June, July and August (29%).

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Average rainfall in May
La Quinta, CA

Average rainfall in May - La Quinta, CA
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.12"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.34").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (0.12").

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Average rainfall days in May
La Quinta, CA

Average rainfall days in May - La Quinta, CA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 2.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (8.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (1.8 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
La Quinta, CA

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - La Quinta, CA
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 55min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 21min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 58min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 12h and 0min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h and 0min).

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Average sunshine days in May
La Quinta, CA

Average sunshine days in May - La Quinta, CA
  • Average sunshine days in May: 27.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (27.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (18.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
La Quinta, CA

Average UV index in May - La Quinta, CA
  • Average UV index in May: 6

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
La Quinta, CA

Average cloud cover in May - La Quinta, CA
  • Average cloud cover in May: 8

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 19).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 5).

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Average visibility in May
La Quinta, CA

Average visibility in May - La Quinta, CA
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

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

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