May weather forecast and climate
Salinas, CA

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is another comfortable month in Salinas, California, with temperature in the range of an average high of 66.7°F (19.3°C) and an average low of 48°F (8.9°C).

Temperature

In Salinas, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in April - a still enjoyable 66.7°F (19.3°C). In Salinas, California, in May, the average low-temperature is 48°F (8.9°C).

Humidity

In Salinas, the average relative humidity in May is 73%.

Rainfall

In Salinas, during 3.5 rainfall days, 0.24" (6mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 57.8 rainfall days, and 6.57" (167mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Salinas, the average length of the day is 14.1h.

Sunshine

In Salinas, California, the average sunshine is 11h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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 Salinas?

In May, in Salinas, the average high-temperature is 66.7°F (19.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 48°F (8.9°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Salinas?

In May, the average relative humidity is 73%.

How many days does it rain in May in Salinas?

In Salinas, California, in May, during 3.5 rainfall days, 0.24" (6mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Salinas have in May?

In Salinas, the average length of the day in May is 14.1h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Salinas?

In May, the average sunshine in Salinas is 11h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Salinas?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Salinas, California, is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Salinas, CA

Average temperature in May - Salinas, CA
  • Average high temperature in May: 66.7°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are August and September (76.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (57.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 48°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are August and September (54.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (44.1°F).

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Average pressure in May
Salinas, CA

Average pressure in May - Salinas, CA
  • Average pressure in May: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.92").

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Average wind speed in May
Salinas, CA

Average wind speed in May - Salinas, CA
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (6.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are August and September (5mph).

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Average humidity in May
Salinas, CA

Average humidity in May - Salinas, CA
  • Average humidity in May: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (66%).

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Average rainfall in May
Salinas, CA

Average rainfall in May - Salinas, CA
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.24"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (1.38").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are June and August (0.04").

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Average rainfall days in May
Salinas, CA

Average rainfall days in May - Salinas, CA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 3.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (10.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.8 days).

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Salinas, CA
  • Average daylight in May: 14.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11h

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

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Average sunshine days in May
Salinas, CA

Average sunshine days in May - Salinas, CA
  • Average sunshine days in May: 25.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (28.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (19.2 days).

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Average UV index in May
Salinas, CA

Average UV index in May - Salinas, CA
  • Average UV index in May: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July, August and September (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are February, November and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
Salinas, CA

Average cloud cover in May - Salinas, CA
  • Average cloud cover in May: 23

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 33).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 8).

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Average visibility in May
Salinas, CA

Average visibility in May - Salinas, 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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