Visiting Key West in May

May Tips, Weather, Events and Deals

May is one of the best months of the year to enjoy the tropical climate of the Florida Keys. The islands are best enjoyed by couples during this time of year before the busy summer period brings families together for their long vacation, although don’t forget to pamper mom with an extended weekend break away to celebrate Mother’s Day (May 13, 2018). Memorial Day is also an ideal time to plan a mini break at Oceans Edge Key West to make the most of a long weekend. Take it easy in May and soak up the stunning views across the waters of Stock Island from your private balcony.

May weather in Key West

Guests will certainly feel the tropical heat starting to rise across the Florida Keys in May. The average temperature is 85° F and the sparkling ocean is a glorious 83° F. The hotel is surrounded by two oceans which will help to keep you cool during the mid-day sun.

  • Average High Air Temp 85° F (29° C)
  • Average Low Air Tempe 76° F (24° C)
  • Average Water Temp 83° F (28° C)
  • Average Rainfall 3.5 inches (8.9cm)
  • Average Sunset Time 7:58 p.m.

Top tips for packing your bags in May

  • Extra layers for daytime boat trips and evenings out
  • Swimwear and beach clothing including flip flops
  • Sun hat, sun block and sun glasses

May 2018 Events and Holidays

Mother’s Day takes place on Sunday May 13, 2018 and Memorial Day is on Monday May 28, 2018. Top events in and around Key West during May include: