Destin
Florida, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Destin, FL

An aerial view of the beautiful beach city of Destin, Florida, with a vast sea out front and a perfect skyline
An aerial view of the beautiful beach city of Destin, Florida, with a vast sea out front and a perfect skyline
The last month of the spring, May, is also a moderately hot month in Destin, Florida, with average temperature varying between 82°F (27.8°C) and 68°F (20°C).

Temperature

In Destin, Florida, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from 73.9°F (23.3°C) in April, to a still warm 82°F (27.8°C). In May, in Destin, Florida, the average low-temperature is 68°F (20°C).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Destin is May when 3.3" (84.1mm) of precipitation is typically aggregated.

Ocean temperature

In Destin, the average water temperature is 76.6°F (24.8°C). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 76.6°F (24.8°C) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 77°F (25°C) and 82.4°F (28°C).)

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 13.7h.

What is the temperature in May in Destin?

In Destin, Florida, in May, the average high-temperature is 82°F (27.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 68°F (20°C).

How much does it rain in Destin in May?

During May, Destin regularly aggregates up to 3.3" (84.1mm) of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Destin?

May is the month with the least rainfall in Destin, Florida, with 3.3" (84.1mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the ocean temperature in May in Destin?

In May, the average ocean temperature in Destin is 76.6°F (24.8°C). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 76.6°F (24.8°C) water.

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

In May, the average length of the day is 13.7h.
Average temperature in May - Destin, FL
  • Average high temperature in May: 82°F

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (89°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (61°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 68°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (77°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (45°F).

Average rainfall in May - Destin, FL
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (8").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (3.3").

Average sea temperature in May - Destin, FL
  • Average sea temperature in May: 76.5°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (86.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (62.2°F).

Average daylight in May - Destin, FL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).