Needles
California, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Needles, CA

A beautiful creation featuring stones, neat paths, and a wheeled cart to welcome you to Needles in California, great blue sky above with partial clouds
A beautiful creation featuring stones, neat paths, and a wheeled cart to welcome you to Needles in California, great blue sky above with partial clouds
May, the last month of the spring, in Needles, is a very hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 68.4°F (20.2°C) and an average high of 95°F (35°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature rises, from a moderately hot 85.3°F (29.6°C) in April, to a sweltering 95°F (35°C). The average low-temperature, in Needles, is 68.4°F (20.2°C).

Rainfall

In Needles, it is raining for 1 days, with typically 0.1" (2.3mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 23 rainfall days, and 4.6" (117.5mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Needles, the average length of the day is 14h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Needles is 13h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Needles is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 9 interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.

What is the temperature in May in Needles?

In Needles, in May, the average high-temperature is 95°F (35°C), and the average low-temperature is 68.4°F (20.2°C).

How many days does it rain in May in Needles?

In Needles, in May, it is raining for 1 days, with typically 0.1" (2.3mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in May in Needles?

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Needles?

The average sunshine in May in Needles is 13h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Needles?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Needles, California, is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Needles, CA
  • Average high temperature in May: 95°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (108.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (63.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 68.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (84.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (42.5°F).

Average rainfall in May - Needles, CA
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (0.8").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (0").

Average rainfall days in May - Needles, CA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 1 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, March and December (3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 13h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 14h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in May - Needles, CA
  • Average UV index in May: 9

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 11).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).