May weather forecast
Los Angeles, CA

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Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Los Angeles, is another pleasant month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 72.9°F (22.7°C) and an average low of 56.3°F (13.5°C).

Temperature

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

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity in Los Angeles is 62%.

Rainfall

In May, in Los Angeles, the rain falls for 3.7 days. Throughout May, 0.24" (6mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Los Angeles, 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 May in Los Angeles is 13h and 57min.
On the first day of May in Los Angeles, sunrise is at 6:03 am and sunset at 7:36 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:42 am and sunset at 7:58 pm PDT.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 11.3h.

UV index

In Los Angeles, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Los Angeles?

In May, in Los Angeles, California, 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?

In Los Angeles, the average relative humidity in May is 62%.

How much does it rain in Los Angeles in May?

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

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

The average day length in May in Los Angeles, California, is 13h and 57min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in Los Angeles?

On the first day of May, sunrise is at 6:03 am and sunset at 7:36 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:42 am and sunset at 7:58 pm PDT.

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

The average sunshine duration in May is 11.3h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Los Angeles?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Los Angeles is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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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"Hg

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

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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: 13h and 57min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 23min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 56min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11h and 18min

The months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 12h and 0min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h and 42min).

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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

The months with the highest UV index are June, July, August and September (UV index 6).
The 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

The 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

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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