May weather forecast and climate
Boca West, FL

May, the last month of the spring, in Boca West, is another warm month, with average temperature fluctuating between 75.9°F (24.4°C) and 81.5°F (27.5°C).

Temperature

In Boca West, the average high-temperature in May is essentially the same as in April - a still warm 81.5°F (27.5°C). In Boca West, Florida, the average low-temperature is 75.9°F (24.4°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 86.4°F (30.2°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing). Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 74%.

Rainfall

In May, in Boca West, Florida, the rain falls for 21 days. Throughout May, 7.05" (179mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Boca West, during the entire year, the rain falls for 244.6 days and collects up to 68.54" (1741mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Boca West is 13.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 10.5h.

UV index

May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Boca West?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Boca West, is 81.5°F (27.5°C), while the average low-temperature is 75.9°F (24.4°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in May is evaluated at 86.4°F (30.2°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Boca West?

In May, the average relative humidity is 74%.

How much does it rain in Boca West in May?

In Boca West, in May, during 21 rainfall days, 7.05" (179mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Boca West have in May?

In Boca West, Florida, the average length of the day in May is 13.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Boca West have in May?

In Boca West, the average sunshine in May is 10.5h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Boca West?

May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Boca West.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Boca West?

In Boca West, Florida, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Boca West, FL
  • Average high temperature in May: 81.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (87.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (72.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 75.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (81.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (64.2°F).

Average pressure in May - Boca West, FL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.11").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.95").

Average wind speed in May - Boca West, FL
  • Average wind speed in May: 10.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (11.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.8mph).

Average humidity in May - Boca West, FL
  • Average humidity in May: 74%

Months with the highest relative humidity are June and December (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (70%).

Average rainfall in May - Boca West, FL
  • Average rainfall in May: 7.05"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (12.05").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.57").

Average rainfall days in May - Boca West, FL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 21 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (29.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (12.7 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Boca West, FL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.2).

Average sunshine days in May - Boca West, FL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 8.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (13.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (0.9 days).

Average UV index in May - Boca West, FL
  • Average UV index in May: 7

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 5).

Average cloud cover in May - Boca West, FL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 29

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 36).
Months with the least cloud cover are March, April, May and July (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in May - Boca West, FL
  • 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).