Average weather in May in Los Angeles (California), United States of America

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Los Angeles in May is 14.5°C (58.1°F). May is a dry month with an average of 6mm (0.2in) rain. It rains on average a total of 1 days. You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 23.6°C (74.48°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Los Angeles with 276 hours of sun. May is known as one of the best months to visit Los Angeles.


So what to wear in May? For visitors traveling to Los Angeles we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. With a water temperature of around 15.0°C (59°F), there is no need to bring your swimwear.

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Monthly Averages in May

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 58 °F
Max Temperature 74 °F
Water Temperature 59 °F
Chance of Rain 3%
Precipitation 0 in
Rainy Days 1
Sunshine Hours 276

Where to stay in Los Angeles

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What To Do

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

Swimming
10/10
Cycling
10/10
Walking
10/10
Barbeque
9/10
Camping
10/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Los Angeles (California)

FRI May 27
67°F | 59°F
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

SAT May 28
69°F | 60°F
Sunny

Sunny

SUN May 29
72°F | 62°F
Sunny

Sunny

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