May weather forecast and climate
Pompano Beach, FL

Panorama of the glorious Pompano Beach in Florida, with the close view of the iconic Hillsboro inlet lighthouse
Panorama of the glorious Pompano Beach in Florida, with the close view of the iconic Hillsboro inlet lighthouse

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Pompano Beach, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 76.1°F (24.5°C) and 82°F (27.8°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a still warm 82°F (27.8°C). In Pompano Beach, Florida,, the average low-temperature is 76.1°F (24.5°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is computed to be a tropical 87.3°F (30.7°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, clothing, wind), and activity. 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 73%.

Rainfall

In Pompano Beach, during May, the rain falls for 15.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation. In Pompano Beach, during the entire year, the rain falls for 168.2 days and collects up to 14.17" (360mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In Pompano Beach, the average seawater temperature in May is 80.8°F (27.1°C).
Note: 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.

Daylight

In Pompano Beach, the average length of the day is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In Pompano Beach, the average sunshine is 10.7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Pompano Beach, Florida, are May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Pompano Beach?

In May, the average high-temperature is 82°F (27.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 76.1°F (24.5°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, in May is computed to be 87.3°F (30.7°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Pompano Beach?

In May, the average relative humidity in Pompano Beach is 73%.

How much does it rain in Pompano Beach in May?

In May, the rain falls for 15.3 days. Throughout May, 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How warm is the water in May in Pompano Beach?

In Pompano Beach, Florida, in May, the average water temperature is 80.8°F (27.1°C). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Pompano Beach have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Pompano Beach is 13.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Pompano Beach have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Pompano Beach, Florida, is 10.7h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Pompano Beach?

May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Pompano Beach, Florida.

What is the UV index reading in May in Pompano Beach?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Pompano Beach, FL

Average temperature in May - Pompano Beach, FL
  • Average high temperature in May: 82°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (87.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (72.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 76.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (81.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (64.2°F).

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Average pressure in May
Pompano Beach, FL

Average pressure in May - Pompano Beach, 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
Pompano Beach, FL

Average wind speed in May - Pompano Beach, FL
  • Average wind speed in May: 10.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (11.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.8mph).

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Average humidity in May
Pompano Beach, FL

Average humidity in May - Pompano Beach, FL
  • Average humidity in May: 73%

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

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Average rainfall in May
Pompano Beach, FL

Average rainfall in May - Pompano Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.81"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.36").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.39").

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Average rainfall days in May
Pompano Beach, FL

Average rainfall days in May - Pompano Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (22 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.8 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Pompano Beach, FL

Average sea temperature in May - Pompano Beach, 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
Pompano Beach, FL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Pompano Beach, FL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.4h

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: 10.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.3).

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Average sunshine days in May
Pompano Beach, FL

Average sunshine days in May - Pompano Beach, FL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 11.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (20.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5 days).

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Average UV index in May
Pompano Beach, FL

Average UV index in May - Pompano Beach, 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
Pompano Beach, FL

Average cloud cover in May - Pompano Beach, FL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 28

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 35).
Months with the least cloud cover are April and July (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in May
Pompano Beach, FL

Average visibility in May - Pompano Beach, 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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