North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Beaufort, NC

Ocean temperature

In Beaufort, North Carolina, in Mayo, the average water temperature is 72.1°F (22.3°C).
Note: For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 73.4°F (23°C) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 72.1°F (22.3°C).


In Mayo, the average length of the day in Beaufort is 14h.

How warm is the water in Mayo in Beaufort?

In Beaufort, North Carolina, the average seawater temperature in Mayo is 72.1°F (22.3°C). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 72.1°F (22.3°C) water.

How many hours of daylight does Beaufort have in Mayo?

In Beaufort, North Carolina, the average length of the day in Mayo is 14h.
Average sea temperature in May - Beaufort, NC
  • Average sea temperature in May: 72.1°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (83.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (61.3°F).

Average daylight in May - Beaufort, NC
  • Average daylight in May: 14h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).