May weather forecast and climate
Los Angeles, CA

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A beautiful view of the detailed layout of Los Angeles in California, USA

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is also an agreeable month in Los Angeles, California, with average temperature fluctuating between 56.3°F (13.5°C) and 72.9°F (22.7°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in April - a still agreeable 72.9°F (22.7°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 56.3°F (13.5°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 62%.

Rainfall

In Los Angeles, in May, it is raining for 3.7 days, with typically 0.24" (6mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Los Angeles, California, during the entire year, the rain falls for 44.6 days and collects up to 8.11" (206mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Los Angeles is 14h.

Sunshine

In Los Angeles, the average sunshine in May is 11.3h.

UV index

In Los Angeles, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Los Angeles?

In May, the average high-temperature is 72.9°F (22.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 56.3°F (13.5°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Los Angeles?

The average relative humidity in May is 62%.

How much does it rain in Los Angeles in May?

In Los Angeles, California, during May, the rain falls for 3.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.24" (6mm) of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in May in Los Angeles?

In Los Angeles, the average length of the day in May is 14h.

How many hours of sunshine does Los Angeles have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Los Angeles is 11.3h.

How high is the UV index in May in Los Angeles?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Los Angeles, California, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Los Angeles, CA

Average temperature in May - Los Angeles, CA
  • Average high temperature in May: 72.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (83.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (64°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 56.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (64.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (49.8°F).

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Average pressure in May
Los Angeles, CA

Average pressure in May - Los Angeles, CA
  • Average pressure in May: 29.93"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.1").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and September (29.89").

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Average wind speed in May
Los Angeles, CA

Average wind speed in May - Los Angeles, CA
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in May
Los Angeles, CA

Average humidity in May - Los Angeles, CA
  • Average humidity in May: 62%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (65%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (50%).

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Average rainfall in May
Los Angeles, CA

Average rainfall in May - Los Angeles, CA
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.24"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (1.73").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (0.04").

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Average rainfall days in May
Los Angeles, CA

Average rainfall days in May - Los Angeles, CA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 3.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (6.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (1 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Los Angeles, CA

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Los Angeles, CA
  • Average daylight in May: 14h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11.3h

Months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.7h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Los Angeles, CA

Average sunshine days in May - Los Angeles, CA
  • Average sunshine days in May: 25.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (28.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (21.7 days).

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Average UV index in May
Los Angeles, CA

Average UV index in May - Los Angeles, CA
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June, July, August and September (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in May
Los Angeles, CA

Average cloud cover in May - Los Angeles, CA
  • Average cloud cover in May: 17

Months with the most cloud cover are March and December (Cloud cover 22).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 6).

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Average visibility in May
Los Angeles, CA

Average visibility in May - Los Angeles, 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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