Weather in Fort Myers Beach, Lee County, United States in May

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May is a hot and rainy time for sunbathing in Fort Myers Beach. May is an excellent month for swimming in Fort Myers Beach with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Fort Myers Beach in the months of April, May, November, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Temperature in Fort Myers Beach in May

The average maximum temperature in Fort Myers Beach in May is 32°. The average maximum temperature is 29° in the previous month and 33° in the next month.

The average temperature in Fort Myers Beach in May is 26°. The average temperature ranges is 24° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Fort Myers Beach in May is 21°. The minimum temperature is 18° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in Fort Myers Beach in May

The average day light hours per day in Fort Myers Beach in May are 13.4 and there are 9.8 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Fort Myers Beach in May is typically 12 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 Fort Myers Beach in May

The average sea water temperature in Fort Myers Beach in May is 27.9° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Fort Myers Beach in May

The average total rainfall in Fort Myers Beach in May is 86.5cm and on average there are 8.7 rainy days in May making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Fort Myers Beach in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Fort Myers Beach in May is 21° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 18° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Fort Myers Beach in May is typically 89%. The maximum relative humidity is 87.9% in the previous month and 91.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Fort Myers Beach in May is typically 67.6%. The average relative humidity is 66.3% in the previous month and 74.1% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Fort Myers Beach in May

The average maximum wind speed in Fort Myers Beach in May is typically 28kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 28kmh in the previous month and 30kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Fort Myers Beach in May is typically 11kmh. The average wind speed is 12kmh in the previous month and 10kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Fort Myers Beach in May is from the East-Southeast.

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