May weather forecast
Craig, AK

The magnificent island city of Craig in Alaska, with the surrounding forestry and hilly ranges
The magnificent island city of Craig in Alaska, with the surrounding forestry and hilly ranges

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Craig, is a cool month, with an average temperature ranging between max 52.2°F (11.2°C) and min 41.7°F (5.4°C).

Temperature

In Craig, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases from a frosty 45.1°F (7.3°C) in April to a cool 52.2°F (11.2°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 41.7°F (5.4°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 84%.

Rainfall

May is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 18 days and accumulates 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. May is the last month it regularly snows. During 1.4 snowfall days, in May, Craig aggregates 1.77" (45mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 89.4 snowfall days, and 107.56" (2732mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In May, the average ocean temperature in Craig is 47.5°F (8.6°C).
Note: Swimming in 47.5°F (8.6°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

In Craig, the average length of the day in May is 16h and 17min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:09 am and sunset at 8:29 pm. On the last day of May, sunrise is at 4:18 am and sunset at 9:22 pm AKDT.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine in Craig is May, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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 Craig?

In Craig, in May, the average high-temperature is 52.2°F (11.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 41.7°F (5.4°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Craig?

In Craig, the average relative humidity in May is 84%.

What is the driest month in Craig?

The month with the least rainfall is May, when the rain falls for 18 days and typically collects 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in May in Craig?

In May, in Craig, Alaska, the rain falls for 18 days. Throughout May, 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Craig?

May is the last month it regularly snows. During 1.4 snowfall days, in May, Craig aggregates 1.77" (45mm) of snow.

What is the ocean temperature in May in Craig?

In Craig, Alaska, in May, the average water temperature is 47.5°F (8.6°C). Swimming in 47.5°F (8.6°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Craig have in May?

In May, the average day length is 16h and 17min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in Craig?

On the first day of May in Craig, Alaska, sunrise is at 5:09 am and sunset at 8:29 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 4:18 am and sunset at 9:22 pm AKDT.

What month has the most sunshine in Craig?

May has the most sunshine of the year in Craig, Alaska, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Craig have in May?

The average sunshine duration in May in Craig, Alaska, is 6h.

How high is the UV index in May in Craig?

In Craig, Alaska, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in May
Craig, AK

Average temperature in May - Craig, AK
  • Average high temperature in May: 52.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (59.5°F).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February and December (38.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 41.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (51.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (31.8°F).

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Average pressure in May
Craig, AK

Average pressure in May - Craig, AK
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (30.06"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (29.76"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
Craig, AK

Average wind speed in May - Craig, AK
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (5.6mph).

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Average humidity in May
Craig, AK

Average humidity in May - Craig, AK
  • Average humidity in May: 84%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and August (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (82%).

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Average rainfall in May
Craig, AK

Average rainfall in May - Craig, AK
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.68"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (8.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (2.68").

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Average rainfall days in May
Craig, AK

Average rainfall days in May - Craig, AK
  • Average rainfall days in May: 18 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (22.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (9.8 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Craig, AK

Average snowfall in May - Craig, AK
  • Average snowfall in May: 1.77"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (23.39").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Craig, AK

Average snowfall days in May - Craig, AK
  • Average snowfall days in May: 1.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (17.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Craig, AK

Average sea temperature in May - Craig, AK
  • Average sea temperature in May: 47.5°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (56.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (42.8°F).

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Craig, AK
  • Average daylight in May: 16h and 17min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17h and 23min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7h and 11min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 6h and 0min

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 6h and 0min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Craig, AK

Average sunshine days in May - Craig, AK
  • Average sunshine days in May: 10.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is May (10.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (4.8 days).

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Average UV index in May
Craig, AK

Average UV index in May - Craig, AK
  • Average UV index in May: 3

The months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 4).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in May
Craig, AK

Average cloud cover in May - Craig, AK
  • Average cloud cover in May: 64

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 73).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 60).

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Average visibility in May
Craig, AK

Average visibility in May - Craig, AK
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are February and October (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is August (4mi).

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