May weather forecast and climate
Malibu, CA

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Malibu, is an agreeable month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 55.4°F (13°C) and an average high of 68.9°F (20.5°C).

Temperature

In Malibu, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in April - an agreeable 68.9°F (20.5°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 55.4°F (13°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Malibu is 66%.

Rainfall

In May, in Malibu, the rain falls for 4.6 days. Throughout May, 0.31" (8mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Malibu, California, during the entire year, the rain falls for 52.4 days and collects up to 9.96" (253mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In Malibu, the average seawater temperature in May is 60.1°F (15.6°C).
Note: Swimming in 60.1°F (15.6°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Malibu, California, is 11.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Malibu is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Malibu?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 68.9°F (20.5°C), while the average low-temperature is 55.4°F (13°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Malibu?

In May, the average relative humidity in Malibu, California, is 66%.

How many days does it rain in May in Malibu?

In May, in Malibu, the rain falls for 4.6 days. Throughout May, 0.31" (8mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the ocean temperature in May in Malibu?

In Malibu, California, in May, the average water temperature is 60.1°F (15.6°C). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 60.1°F (15.6°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

How many hours of daylight does Malibu have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Malibu is 14h.

How many hours of sunshine does Malibu have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Malibu, California, is 11.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Malibu?

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

Average temperature in May
Malibu, CA

Average temperature in May - Malibu, CA
  • Average high temperature in May: 68.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (79.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (61.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 55.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (64°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (49.3°F).

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Average pressure in May
Malibu, CA

Average pressure in May - Malibu, CA
  • Average pressure in May: 29.94"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.1").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and September (29.9").

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Average wind speed in May
Malibu, CA

Average wind speed in May - Malibu, CA
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.7mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are April and December (6.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are August and September (4.7mph).

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Average humidity in May
Malibu, CA

Average humidity in May - Malibu, CA
  • Average humidity in May: 66%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (69%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (53%).

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Average rainfall in May
Malibu, CA

Average rainfall in May - Malibu, CA
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.31"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are January and February (2.09").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (0.08").

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Average rainfall days in May
Malibu, CA

Average rainfall days in May - Malibu, CA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 4.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (7.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (1.9 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Malibu, CA

Average sea temperature in May - Malibu, CA
  • Average sea temperature in May: 60°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (66.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (57.7°F).

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Malibu, 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: 11.5h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
Months with the least sunshine are January, February and December (Average sunshine: 6.8).

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Average sunshine days in May
Malibu, CA

Average sunshine days in May - Malibu, CA
  • Average sunshine days in May: 24.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (26.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (20.8 days).

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Average UV index in May
Malibu, CA

Average UV index in May - Malibu, 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, March, November and December (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in May
Malibu, CA

Average cloud cover in May - Malibu, CA
  • Average cloud cover in May: 15

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 22).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 5).

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Average visibility in May
Malibu, CA

Average visibility in May - Malibu, 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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