Weather in Daytona Beach, Daytona Beach, United States in May

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May is a hot and very rainy time for sunbathing in Daytona Beach. May is an excellent month for swimming in Daytona Beach with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Daytona Beach in the months of April, May, October, November, for the best beach weather.

May is a beautiful month at Daytona Beach, with warm weather and plenty of sunshine. The ocean water is warm and inviting, making it perfect for swimming, snorkeling, and diving. Surfing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing are also popular during this month, as the consistent waves and warm water create ideal conditions for these activities. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Crowds in Daytona Beach in May

As May rolls around, the crowds at Daytona Beach start to thin out a bit, as spring break season comes to an end. However, the weather is still warm and pleasant, making the beach a popular spot for both tourists and locals. There are no major public holidays or events in May, so the beach is moderately crowded during this month.

Temperature in Daytona Beach in May

The average maximum temperature in Daytona Beach in May is 29°. The average maximum temperature is 27° in the previous month and 32° in the next month.

The average temperature in Daytona Beach in May is 24°. The average temperature ranges is 21° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Daytona Beach in May is 19°. The minimum temperature is 15° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

Sunshine in Daytona Beach in May

The average day light hours per day in Daytona Beach in May are 13.6 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 Daytona Beach in May is typically 11.4 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 Daytona Beach in May

The average sea water temperature in Daytona Beach in May is 27° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Daytona Beach in May

The average total rainfall in Daytona Beach in May is 143.4cm and on average there are 8.3 rainy days in May making it a very wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Daytona Beach in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Daytona Beach in May is 20° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 17° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Daytona Beach in May is typically 90.9%. The maximum relative humidity is 90.9% in the previous month and 93.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Daytona Beach in May is typically 70.5%. The average relative humidity is 68.3% in the previous month and 75.1% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Daytona Beach in May

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

The average wind speed in Daytona Beach in May is typically 11kmh. The average wind speed is 11kmh in the previous month and 9kmh in the next month.

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

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