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Santa Cruz weather in May 2021
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- 2121°C max day temperature
- 22 days with some rainfall
- 88°C min night temperature
- 1414 hours of daylight per day
- 0No heat & humidity
- 1111 mm of monthly rainfall
- 88 (Very High) UV index
- 1212°C sea temperature
The May weather guide for Santa Cruz, 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 Santa Cruz in May?
Daytime temperatures usually reach 21°C in Santa Cruz in May, falling to 8°C at night.
How sunny is it in Santa Cruz in May?
There are normally 11 hours of bright sunshine each day in Santa Cruz in May - that's 76% of daylight hours.
How warm is the sea around Santa Cruz in May?
The average sea temperature around Santa Cruz in May is 12°C.
Does it ever rain in Santa Cruz in May?
There are usually 2 days with some rain in Santa Cruz in May and the average monthly rainfall is 11mm.
Santa Cruz sunrise & sunset times for May 2021
Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Santa Cruz in May 2021. Select a month to view Santa Cruz sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.
|Date||Sunrise times||Sunset times|
|Saturday, 1st May 2021||06:13||19:57|
|Sunday, 16th May 2021||05:59||20:10|
|Monday, 31st May 2021||05:50||20:22|
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