Gold Beach
Oregon, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Gold Beach, OR

Trees, brown sand, and large rocks on the shores of the iconic Gold Beach in Oregon, with a view of the dramatic storm sky and a rainbow above
Trees, brown sand, and large rocks on the shores of the iconic Gold Beach in Oregon, with a view of the dramatic storm sky and a rainbow above
May, the last month of the spring, in Gold Beach, is a comfortable month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 45.9°F (7.7°C) and an average high of 61.3°F (16.3°C).

Temperature

In Gold Beach, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in April - a comfortable 61.3°F (16.3°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 45.9°F (7.7°C).

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 9 days. Throughout May, 3.9" (98.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Gold Beach, during the entire year, the rain falls for 132 days and collects up to 79.8" (2025.7mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Gold Beach snow does not fall in February through December.

Ocean temperature

In May, the average ocean temperature in Gold Beach is 52.3°F (11.3°C).
Note: Swimming in 52.3°F (11.3°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Gold Beach is 14.6h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Gold Beach is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary 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. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Gold Beach?

In Gold Beach, in May, the average high-temperature is 61.3°F (16.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 45.9°F (7.7°C).

How many days does it rain in May in Gold Beach?

In Gold Beach, in May, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 3.9" (98.6mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Gold Beach?

In Gold Beach, Oregon, snow does not fall in February through December.

What is the ocean temperature in May in Gold Beach?

In Gold Beach, in May, the average water temperature is 52.3°F (11.3°C). Swimming in 52.3°F (11.3°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

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

In May, the average length of the day in Gold Beach, Oregon, is 14.6h.

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

The average sunshine in May in Gold Beach, Oregon, is 9h.

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

In Gold Beach, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Gold Beach, OR
  • Average high temperature in May: 61.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (68.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 45.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (51.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (40.7°F).

Average rainfall in May - Gold Beach, OR
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.9"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (13.8").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0.4").

Average rainfall days in May - Gold Beach, OR
  • Average rainfall days in May: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (18 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (2 days).

Average snowfall in May - Gold Beach, OR
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

Average sea temperature in May - Gold Beach, OR
  • Average sea temperature in May: 52.4°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is July (53.5°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February and April (50.8°F).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Gold Beach, OR
  • Average daylight in May: 14.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in May - Gold Beach, OR
  • Average UV index in May: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).