Furnace Creek weather in May (California, United States of America)

How is the weather in Furnace Creek in May? Wondering if it's an optimal time for a visit? This page provides detailed information on the weather conditions for that month.

In May, Furnace Creek generally has very high temperatures and almost no rainfall. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 37°C, while night temperatures can drop to 22°C. Bear in mind, these are average temperatures, and it can get even warmer on particular days. Make sure to choose clothing that accommodates the warmth.

Furnace Creek in May usually receives almost no rainfall, averaging around 0.8 mm for the month. It's the month with the least rainfall. Whether you're keen on hiking, outdoor festivals, or just enjoying a walk in the park, this month provides a reliably dry backdrop for all your plans. Delving into the climate records from the past 30 years, one can predict that nearly 1 day of the month will see rainfall.

With around 371 hours of sunshine, the days are mostly sunny. It gives a pleasant and vibrant feel to the area.

If you're looking for dry conditions and comfortable temperatures, May may not be the ideal month to visit Furnace Creek. January, February, March, April, October, November and December generally stand out with the best circumstances. While May, June, July, August and September tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Furnace Creek climate page with graphs.

 

Furnace Creek, monthly averages in May

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 22°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 37°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 3%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 0.8 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 1 day  
SunshineSunshine 371 hours  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine  

Where to go in the United States of America in May

Find out more about the weather in the United States of America in May and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in Furnace Creek in May?

It's going to be warm! Consider airy clothing, t-shirts, and other summer clothes. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in May.

Swimming
10/10
Camping
10/10

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