May weather forecast and climate
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

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

Temperature

In La Quinta, the average high-temperature in May 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 is 37%.

Rainfall

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

Daylight

In La Quinta, the average length of the day is 13.9h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 12h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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.
[Resources]

FAQ

What is the temperature in May in La Quinta?

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

What is the average humidity in May in La Quinta?

The average relative humidity in May is 37%.

How many days does it rain in May in La Quinta?

In La Quinta, in May, during 2.3 rainfall days, 0.12" (3mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in La Quinta?

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

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

In La Quinta, the average length of the day in May is 13.9h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity 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 health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

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).

[Resources]

Average pressure in May
La Quinta, CA

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

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

[Resources]

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).

[Resources]

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%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June, July and August (29%).

[Resources]

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").

[Resources]

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).

[Resources]

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: 13.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 12h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h).

[Resources]

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).

[Resources]

Average UV index in May
La Quinta, CA

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

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).

[Resources]

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).

[Resources]

Average visibility in May
La Quinta, CA

Average visibility in May - La Quinta, 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).

[Resources]