May weather forecast and climate
Atqasuk, AK

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Atqasuk, is also a subzero cold month, with average temperature ranging between min 23.2°F (-4.9°C) and max 30.7°F (-0.7°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases considerably, from a subzero cold 14.4°F (-9.8°C) in April, to a still freezing cold 30.7°F (-0.7°C). The average low-temperature, in Atqasuk, Alaska, is 23.2°F (-4.9°C).

Humidity

In Atqasuk, the average relative humidity in May is 89%.

Rainfall

In Atqasuk, it is raining for 6.3 days, with typically 0.43" (11mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Atqasuk, Alaska, there are 66.3 rainfall days, and 7.99" (203mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Atqasuk are January through December. In Atqasuk, during May, snow falls for 11.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.54" (39mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Atqasuk, there are 134.6 snowfall days, and 19.88" (505mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Atqasuk, the average length of the day is 22.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 1.3h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Atqasuk?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Atqasuk, is 30.7°F (-0.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 23.2°F (-4.9°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Atqasuk?

In Atqasuk, Alaska, the average relative humidity in May is 89%.

How many days does it rain in May in Atqasuk?

In Atqasuk, Alaska, in May, during 6.3 rainfall days, 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Atqasuk in May?

In May, in Atqasuk, it is snowing for 11.3 days. Throughout May, 1.54" (39mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Atqasuk have in May?

In Atqasuk, Alaska, the average length of the day in May is 22.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Atqasuk have in May?

In May, the average sunshine is 1.3h.

How high is the UV index in May in Atqasuk?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Atqasuk is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Atqasuk, AK

Average temperature in May - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average high temperature in May: 30.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (49.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-1.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 23.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (40.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-10.3°F).

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Average pressure in May
Atqasuk, AK

Average pressure in May - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average pressure in May: 30.05"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is March (30.08").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.84").

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Average wind speed in May
Atqasuk, AK

Average wind speed in May - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average wind speed in May: 10.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (14.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (10.7mph).

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Average humidity in May
Atqasuk, AK

Average humidity in May - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average humidity in May: 89%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February, March and December (94%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (77%).

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Average rainfall in May
Atqasuk, AK

Average rainfall in May - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.43"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.34").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.31").

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Average rainfall days in May
Atqasuk, AK

Average rainfall days in May - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average rainfall days in May: 6.3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (13 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (0.7 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Atqasuk, AK

Average snowfall in May - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average snowfall in May: 1.54"

The month with the highest snowfall is October (3.43").
The month with the least snowfall is July (0.08").

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Average snowfall days in May
Atqasuk, AK

Average snowfall days in May - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average snowfall days in May: 11.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (18.4 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0.9 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Atqasuk, AK

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average daylight in May: 22.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 1.3h

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 5.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are July and December (Average sunshine: 0.4).

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Average sunshine days in May
Atqasuk, AK

Average sunshine days in May - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average sunshine days in May: 14.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (18.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (9.6 days).

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Average UV index in May
Atqasuk, AK

Average UV index in May - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average UV index in May: 2

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 3).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, September, October, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in May
Atqasuk, AK

Average cloud cover in May - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average cloud cover in May: 68

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 84).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 47).

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Average visibility in May
Atqasuk, AK

Average visibility in May - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August and September (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and March (4mi).

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