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Big Sur weather in May 2020
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- 1818°C max day temperature
- 33 days with some rainfall
- 66°C min night temperature
- 1414 hours of daylight per day
- 0No heat & humidity
- 1414 mm of monthly rainfall
- 99 (Very High) UV index
- 1212°C sea temperature
The May weather guide for Big Sur, 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.
How hot is it in Big Sur in May?
Daytime temperatures usually reach 18°C in Big Sur in May, falling to 6°C at night.
How sunny is it in Big Sur in May?
There are normally 11 hours of bright sunshine each day in Big Sur in May - that's 75% of daylight hours.
How warm is the sea around Big Sur in May?
The average sea temperature around Big Sur in May is 12°C.
Does it ever rain in Big Sur in May?
There are usually 3 days with some rain in Big Sur in May and the average monthly rainfall is 14mm.
Big Sur sunrise & sunset times for May 2020
Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Big Sur in May 2020. Select a month to view Big Sur sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.
|Date||Sunrise times||Sunset times|
|Friday, 1st May 2020||06:13||19:56|
|Saturday, 16th May 2020||06:00||20:08|
|Sunday, 31st May 2020||05:51||20:19|
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