May weather forecast
Canal Point, FL

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Canal Point, is another warm month, with average temperature varying between 71.2°F (21.8°C) and 85.5°F (29.7°C).

Temperature

In Canal Point, the average high-temperature in May is almost the same as in April - a still warm 85.5°F (29.7°C). The average low-temperature,, is 71.2°F (21.8°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is computed to be a very hot 95.9°F (35.5°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With 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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and wind affect individual temperature impact. 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

In Canal Point, Florida, in May, it is raining for 18.8 days, with typically 4.06" (103mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Canal Point, during the entire year, the rain falls for 206.3 days and collects up to 32.24" (819mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 10.6h.

UV index

May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Canal Point?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 85.5°F (29.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 71.2°F (21.8°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, is computed to be 95.9°F (35.5°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Canal Point?

In Canal Point, the average relative humidity in May is 75%.

How much does it rain in Canal Point in May?

In Canal Point, in May, during 18.8 rainfall days, 4.06" (103mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Canal Point have in May?

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Canal Point?

In May, the average sunshine is 10.6h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Canal Point?

Months with the highest UV index in Canal Point are May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Canal Point?

In Canal Point, Florida, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Canal Point, FL

Average temperature in May - Canal Point, FL
  • Average high temperature in May: 85.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (89.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (72.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 71.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (76.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (57.4°F).

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Average pressure in May
Canal Point, FL

Average pressure in May - Canal Point, FL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.12").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are September and October (29.96").

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Average wind speed in May
Canal Point, FL

Average wind speed in May - Canal Point, FL
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (7.5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5mph).

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Average humidity in May
Canal Point, FL

Average humidity in May - Canal Point, FL
  • Average humidity in May: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (69%).

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Average rainfall in May
Canal Point, FL

Average rainfall in May - Canal Point, FL
  • Average rainfall in May: 4.06"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.67").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.91").

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Average rainfall days in May
Canal Point, FL

Average rainfall days in May - Canal Point, FL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 18.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (25.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.9 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Canal Point, FL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Canal Point, 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: 10.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.1h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Canal Point, FL

Average sunshine days in May - Canal Point, FL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 9.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (18.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (3.4 days).

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Average UV index in May
Canal Point, FL

Average UV index in May - Canal Point, FL
  • Average UV index in May: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Canal Point, FL

Average cloud cover in May - Canal Point, FL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 28

Months with the most cloud cover are January and December (Cloud cover 34).
Months with the least cloud cover are April and May (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in May
Canal Point, FL

Average visibility in May - Canal Point, 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).

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