May weather forecast and climate
Lighthouse Point, FL

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Lighthouse Point, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 75.9°F (24.4°C) and an average high of 81.5°F (27.5°C).

Temperature

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

Heat index

The average heat index in May is calculated to be a hot 86.2°F (30.1°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like clothing, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the 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

In May, the average relative humidity in Lighthouse Point, Florida, is 73%.

Rainfall

In Lighthouse Point, during May, the rain falls for 20.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.71" (145mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Lighthouse Point, there are 243.5 rainfall days, and 53.31" (1354mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In Lighthouse Point, the average water temperature is 80.8°F (27.1°C).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Lighthouse Point is 13.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Lighthouse Point, Florida, is 10.6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Lighthouse Point?

In May, in Lighthouse Point, the average high-temperature is 81.5°F (27.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 75.9°F (24.4°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in May is calculated to be 86.2°F (30.1°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Lighthouse Point?

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

How many days does it rain in May in Lighthouse Point?

In May, in Lighthouse Point, the rain falls for 20.9 days. Throughout May, 5.71" (145mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the ocean temperature in May in Lighthouse Point?

In Lighthouse Point, in May, the average water temperature is 80.8°F (27.1°C). Water temperature between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

What is the average length of the day in May in Lighthouse Point?

The average length of the day in May in Lighthouse Point, Florida, is 13.5h.

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

In May, the average sunshine in Lighthouse Point is 10.6h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Lighthouse Point?

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

What is the UV index reading in May in Lighthouse Point?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Lighthouse Point, Florida, is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Lighthouse Point, FL

Average temperature in May - Lighthouse Point, 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).

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Average pressure in May
Lighthouse Point, FL

Average pressure in May - Lighthouse Point, 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").

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Average wind speed in May
Lighthouse Point, FL

Average wind speed in May - Lighthouse Point, 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).

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Average humidity in May
Lighthouse Point, FL

Average humidity in May - Lighthouse Point, FL
  • Average humidity in May: 73%

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

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Average rainfall in May
Lighthouse Point, FL

Average rainfall in May - Lighthouse Point, FL
  • Average rainfall in May: 5.71"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (8.35").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.38").

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Average rainfall days in May
Lighthouse Point, FL

Average rainfall days in May - Lighthouse Point, FL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 20.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (28 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (13 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Lighthouse Point, FL

Average sea temperature in May - Lighthouse Point, FL
  • Average sea temperature in May: 80.8°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (86.3°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and February (74.2°F).

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Lighthouse 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: 10.9h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.2).

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Average sunshine days in May
Lighthouse Point, FL

Average sunshine days in May - Lighthouse Point, FL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 7.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (12.1 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are July and August (1.7 days).

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Average UV index in May
Lighthouse Point, FL

Average UV index in May - Lighthouse Point, 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).

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Average cloud cover in May
Lighthouse Point, FL

Average cloud cover in May - Lighthouse Point, 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 April and July (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in May
Lighthouse Point, FL

Average visibility in May - Lighthouse 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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