West Palm Beach
Florida, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
West Palm Beach, FL

Tall, beautiful buildings reflected in the waterway in West Palm Beach, Florida
Tall, beautiful buildings reflected in the waterway in West Palm Beach, Florida
May, the last month of the spring, in West Palm Beach, is another warm month, with average temperature varying between 71.1°F (21.7°C) and 85.6°F (29.8°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in April - a still warm 85.6°F (29.8°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 71.1°F (21.7°C).

Rainfall

In May, in West Palm Beach, the rain falls for 9.7 days. Throughout the year, in West Palm Beach, there are 135.9 rainfall days.

Ocean temperature

In May, the average ocean temperature in West Palm Beach is 80.2°F (26.8°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

In West Palm Beach, the average length of the day in May is 13.5h.

What is the temperature in May in West Palm Beach?

In West Palm Beach, in May, the average high-temperature is 85.6°F (29.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 71.1°F (21.7°C).

How many days does it rain in May in West Palm Beach?

In May, in West Palm Beach, the rain falls for 9.7 days.

How warm is the water in May in West Palm Beach?

In May, the average ocean temperature in West Palm Beach is 80.2°F (26.8°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 West Palm Beach have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in West Palm Beach is 13.5h.
Average temperature in May - West Palm Beach, FL
  • Average high temperature in May: 85.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (74.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 71°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (75.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (56.8°F).

Average rainfall days in May - West Palm Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 9.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (7.1 days).

Average sea temperature in May - West Palm Beach, FL
  • Average sea temperature in May: 80.2°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (85.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (74.1°F).

Average daylight in May - West Palm Beach, FL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).