May weather forecast and climate
Carrabelle, FL

The last month of the spring, May, is also a moderately hot month in Carrabelle, Florida, with temperature in the range of an average high of 80.8°F (27.1°C) and an average low of 70.3°F (21.3°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from 74.7°F (23.7°C) in April, to a still warm 80.8°F (27.1°C). The average low-temperature, in Carrabelle, is 70.3°F (21.3°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is calculated to 84.9°F (29.4°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 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'felt air 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 (metabolic differences, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, 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.

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity in Carrabelle is 74%.

Rainfall

In Carrabelle, during May, the rain falls for 12.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation. In Carrabelle, during the entire year, the rain falls for 174.3 days and collects up to 37.99" (965mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In May, the average ocean temperature is 76.8°F (24.9°C).
Note: Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 76.8°F (24.9°C) water may be enjoyable. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 77°F (25°C) to 82.4°F (28°C).)

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 13.7h.

Sunshine

May and June, with an average of 11h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Carrabelle.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Carrabelle. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in May in Carrabelle?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Carrabelle, is 80.8°F (27.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 70.3°F (21.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in May is evaluated at 84.9°F (29.4°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Carrabelle?

The average relative humidity in May in Carrabelle, Florida, is 74%.

How many days does it rain in May in Carrabelle?

In Carrabelle, Florida, during May, the rain falls for 12.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in May in Carrabelle?

In May, the average ocean temperature in Carrabelle, Florida, is 76.8°F (24.9°C). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 76.8°F (24.9°C) water may be enjoyable.

How many hours of daylight does Carrabelle have in May?

In Carrabelle, the average length of the day in May is 13.7h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Carrabelle?

Months with the most sunshine are May and June, with an average of 11h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Carrabelle have in May?

In Carrabelle, Florida, the average sunshine in May is 11h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Carrabelle?

Months with the highest UV index in Carrabelle, Florida, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in May in Carrabelle?

In Carrabelle, Florida, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Carrabelle, FL
  • Average high temperature in May: 80.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (88.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (60.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 70.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (79°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (48.6°F).

Average pressure in May - Carrabelle, FL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June, August and September (29.98").

Average wind speed in May - Carrabelle, FL
  • Average wind speed in May: 7.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.7mph).

Average humidity in May - Carrabelle, FL
  • Average humidity in May: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

Average rainfall in May - Carrabelle, FL
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.81"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (6.38").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.5").

Average rainfall days in May - Carrabelle, FL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 12.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (25.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Carrabelle, FL
  • Average sea temperature in May: 76.8°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (86°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (60.7°F).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Carrabelle, FL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.3h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11h

Months with the most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average sunshine days in May - Carrabelle, FL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 16.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (3.4 days).

Average UV index in May - Carrabelle, FL
  • Average UV index in May: 7

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 4).

Average cloud cover in May - Carrabelle, FL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 21

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 35).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 21).

Average visibility in May - Carrabelle, 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).