May weather forecast
Ocean Shores, WA

Standing on the large rocks on the shore, this tranquil spot offers sweeping views of the Ocean Shore in Washington, visible across the water
Standing on the large rocks on the shore, this tranquil spot offers sweeping views of the Ocean Shore in Washington, visible across the water

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a mild month in Ocean Shores, Washington, with an average temperature ranging between min 46.9°F (8.3°C) and max 57.6°F (14.2°C).

Temperature

In Ocean Shores, the average high-temperature in May is relatively the same as in April - a moderate 57.6°F (14.2°C). In Ocean Shores, Washington, the average low-temperature is 46.9°F (8.3°C).

Humidity

April through June, with an average relative humidity of 81%, are the least humid months in Ocean Shores, Washington.

Rainfall

In Ocean Shores, during May, the rain falls for 11.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.94" (24mm) of precipitation. In Ocean Shores, during the entire year, the rain falls for 152.8 days and collects up to 19.41" (493mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Ocean Shores, snow does not fall in April through October and December.

Ocean temperature

In Ocean Shores, the average seawater temperature in May is 53.6°F (12°C).
Note: Swimming in 53.6°F (12°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

In Ocean Shores, Washington, the average length of the day in May is 15h and 5min.
On the first day of May in Ocean Shores, sunrise is at 6:00 am and sunset at 8:26 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:25 am and sunset at 9:02 pm PDT.

Sunshine

In Ocean Shores, Washington, the average sunshine in May is 8.2h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index are May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Ocean Shores?

In May, in Ocean Shores, Washington, the average high-temperature is 57.6°F (14.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 46.9°F (8.3°C).

What is the least humid month in Ocean Shores?

The months with the lowest humidity are April through June, with an average relative humidity of 81%.

What is the average humidity in May in Ocean Shores?

In May, the average relative humidity in Ocean Shores is 81%.

How much does it rain in Ocean Shores in May?

In May, in Ocean Shores, the rain falls for 11.5 days. Throughout May, 0.94" (24mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Ocean Shores?

In Ocean Shores, Washington, snow does not fall in April through October and December.

What is the ocean temperature in May in Ocean Shores?

In Ocean Shores, the average seawater temperature in May is 53.6°F (12°C). Swimming in 53.6°F (12°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

What is the average length of the day in May in Ocean Shores?

In Ocean Shores, Washington, the average day length in May is 15h and 5min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in Ocean Shores?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:00 am and sunset at 8:26 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:25 am and sunset at 9:02 pm PDT.

How long on average sun shines in May in Ocean Shores?

In May, the average sunshine duration in Ocean Shores is 8.2h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Ocean Shores?

May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the highest UV index in Ocean Shores.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Ocean Shores?

In Ocean Shores, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in May
Ocean Shores, WA

Average temperature in May - Ocean Shores, WA
  • Average high temperature in May: 57.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (65.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (45.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 46.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (54.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (39.7°F).

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Average pressure in May
Ocean Shores, WA

Average pressure in May - Ocean Shores, WA
  • Average pressure in May: 30.06"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (30.08"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is March (30"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
Ocean Shores, WA

Average wind speed in May - Ocean Shores, WA
  • Average wind speed in May: 8.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (7.1mph).

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Average humidity in May
Ocean Shores, WA

Average humidity in May - Ocean Shores, WA
  • Average humidity in May: 81%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (85%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April, May and June (81%).

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Average rainfall in May
Ocean Shores, WA

Average rainfall in May - Ocean Shores, WA
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.94"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.35").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (0.24").

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Average rainfall days in May
Ocean Shores, WA

Average rainfall days in May - Ocean Shores, WA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 11.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (18.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (5.6 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Ocean Shores, WA

Average snowfall in May - Ocean Shores, WA
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.02").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Ocean Shores, WA

Average snowfall days in May - Ocean Shores, WA
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.6 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Ocean Shores, WA

Average sea temperature in May - Ocean Shores, WA
  • Average sea temperature in May: 54°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (61°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and February (48°F).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Ocean Shores, WA

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Ocean Shores, WA
  • Average daylight in May: 15h and 5min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 50min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 35min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 0min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Ocean Shores, WA

Average sunshine days in May - Ocean Shores, WA
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (23.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (10.7 days).

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Average UV index in May
Ocean Shores, WA

Average UV index in May - Ocean Shores, WA
  • Average UV index in May: 4

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 4).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in May
Ocean Shores, WA

Average cloud cover in May - Ocean Shores, WA
  • Average cloud cover in May: 48

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 63).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 33).

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Average visibility in May
Ocean Shores, WA

Average visibility in May - Ocean Shores, WA
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is August (5mi).

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