Weather in Long Beach, Long Beach, United States in May

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May is a warm and extremely dry time for sunbathing in Long Beach. May is a good month for swimming in Long Beach with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Long Beach in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Temperature in Long Beach in May

The average maximum temperature in Long Beach in May is 24°. The average maximum temperature is 22° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average temperature in Long Beach in May is 19°. The average temperature ranges is 17° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Long Beach in May is 15°. The minimum temperature is 12° in the previous month and 16° in the next month.

Sunshine in Long Beach in May

The average day light hours per day in Long Beach in May are 13.9 and there are 9.3 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Long Beach in May is typically 11 during May. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Long Beach in May

The average sea water temperature in Long Beach in May is 22.9° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Long Beach in May

The average total rainfall in Long Beach in May is 5.1cm and on average there are 1.6 rainy days in May making it an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Long Beach in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Long Beach in May is 13° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 11° in the previous month and 14° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Long Beach in May is typically 82.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 83.7% in the previous month and 84.6% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Long Beach in May is typically 64.6%. The average relative humidity is 63% in the previous month and 68% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Long Beach in May

The average maximum wind speed in Long Beach in May is typically 23kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 25kmh in the previous month and 21kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Long Beach in May is typically 9kmh. The average wind speed is 9kmh in the previous month and 9kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Long Beach in May is from the South West.

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