May weather forecast and climate
Wildwood, NJ

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a comfortable month in Wildwood, New Jersey, with average temperature varying between 57.7°F (14.3°C) and 64°F (17.8°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases, from a fresh 55°F (12.8°C) in April, to a comfortable 64°F (17.8°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 57.7°F (14.3°C).

Humidity

May is the most humid month in Wildwood, with an average relative humidity of 82%.

Rainfall

In Wildwood, during May, the rain falls for 16.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.39" (86mm) of precipitation. In Wildwood, New Jersey, during the entire year, the rain falls for 158 days and collects up to 35.47" (901mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Wildwood snow does not fall in April through November.

Ocean temperature

In Wildwood, New Jersey, the average water temperature is 56.5°F (13.6°C).
Note: At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 14.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Wildwood?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 64°F (17.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 57.7°F (14.3°C).

What is the most humid month in Wildwood?

With an average relative humidity of 82%, May is the most humid month in Wildwood.

What is the average humidity in May in Wildwood?

The average relative humidity in May in Wildwood, New Jersey, is 82%.

How many days does it rain in May in Wildwood?

In May, in Wildwood, the rain falls for 16.6 days. Throughout May, 3.39" (86mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Wildwood?

In Wildwood snow does not fall in April through November.

What is the ocean temperature in May in Wildwood?

In Wildwood, the average seawater temperature in May is 56.5°F (13.6°C). At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Wildwood have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Wildwood is 14.3h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Wildwood?

In Wildwood, the average sunshine in May is 9h.

How high is the UV index in May in Wildwood?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Wildwood, NJ

Average temperature in May - Wildwood, NJ
  • Average high temperature in May: 64°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 57.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (73.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (32.2°F).

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Average pressure in May
Wildwood, NJ

Average pressure in May - Wildwood, NJ
  • Average pressure in May: 30.02"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.12").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94").

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Average wind speed in May
Wildwood, NJ

Average wind speed in May - Wildwood, NJ
  • Average wind speed in May: 10.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (13.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (9.2mph).

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Average humidity in May
Wildwood, NJ

Average humidity in May - Wildwood, NJ
  • Average humidity in May: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (73%).

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Average rainfall in May
Wildwood, NJ

Average rainfall in May - Wildwood, NJ
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.39"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.86").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (2.13").

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Average rainfall days in May
Wildwood, NJ

Average rainfall days in May - Wildwood, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.7 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Wildwood, NJ

Average snowfall in May - Wildwood, NJ
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (1.06").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Wildwood, NJ

Average snowfall days in May - Wildwood, NJ
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Wildwood, NJ

Average sea temperature in May - Wildwood, NJ
  • Average sea temperature in May: 56.6°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (76.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (40°F).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Wildwood, NJ

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Wildwood, NJ
  • Average daylight in May: 14.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Wildwood, NJ

Average sunshine days in May - Wildwood, NJ
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.9 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are May and June (12.5 days).

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Average UV index in May
Wildwood, NJ

Average UV index in May - Wildwood, NJ
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in May
Wildwood, NJ

Average cloud cover in May - Wildwood, NJ
  • Average cloud cover in May: 41

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 26).

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Average visibility in May
Wildwood, NJ

Average visibility in May - Wildwood, NJ
  • 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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