California weather in May 2021

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The May weather guide for California shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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How hot is it in California in May?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 23°C in Los Angeles, California in May, falling to 13°C at night.

How sunny is it in California in May?

There are normally 9 hours of bright sunshine each day in Los Angeles, California in May - that's 65% of daylight hours.

Does it ever rain in California in May?

There is usually 1 day with some rain in Los Angeles, California in May and the average monthly rainfall is 5mm.

California sunrise & sunset times for May 2021

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for California in May 2021. Select a month to view California sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The California sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Los Angeles.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Saturday, 1st May 2021 06:03 19:37
Sunday, 16th May 2021 05:50 19:49
Monday, 31st May 2021 05:43 19:59
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