Weather in Morro Strand State Beach, Morro Bay, United States in May

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May is a warm and dry time for sunbathing in Morro Strand State Beach. May is too cold for swimming in Morro Strand State Beach for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Morro Strand State 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 Morro Strand State Beach in May

The average maximum temperature in Morro Strand State Beach in May is 23°. The average maximum temperature is 21° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average temperature in Morro Strand State Beach in May is 16°. The average temperature ranges is 14° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Morro Strand State Beach in May is 10°. The minimum temperature is in the previous month and 11° in the next month.

Sunshine in Morro Strand State Beach in May

The average day light hours per day in Morro Strand State Beach in May are 14 and there are 10.2 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a very sunny and pleasant month with long bright days.

The ultraviolet index in Morro Strand State Beach in May is typically 10.4 during May. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. 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 Morro Strand State Beach in May

The average sea water temperature in Morro Strand State Beach in May is 15° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in Morro Strand State Beach in May

The average total rainfall in Morro Strand State Beach in May is 11.6cm and on average there are 2.9 rainy days in May making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Morro Strand State Beach in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Morro Strand State Beach in May is 11° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 10° in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Morro Strand State Beach in May is typically 90.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 91.7% in the previous month and 91.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Morro Strand State Beach in May is typically 71.5%. The average relative humidity is 72.8% in the previous month and 72.7% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Morro Strand State Beach in May

The average maximum wind speed in Morro Strand State Beach in May is typically 32kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 31kmh in the previous month and 30kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Morro Strand State Beach in May is typically 11kmh. The average wind speed is 10kmh in the previous month and 10kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Morro Strand State Beach in May is from the West-Northwest.

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