May weather forecast and climate
Elim, AK

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a frosty month in Elim, Alaska, with average temperature ranging between min 34.3°F (1.3°C) and max 45.3°F (7.4°C).

Temperature

In Elim, the average high-temperature in May rises, from a subzero cold 31.5°F (-0.3°C) in April, to a chilly 45.3°F (7.4°C). In Elim, the average low-temperature is 34.3°F (1.3°C).

Humidity

In Elim, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 13.3 days. Throughout May, 0.83" (21mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Elim, during the entire year, the rain falls for 118.6 days and collects up to 13.39" (340mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Elim are January through May, September through December. May is the last month it regularly snows in Elim, Alaska. During 4 snowfall days, Elim aggregates 0.55" (14mm) of snow. In Elim, during the entire year, snow falls for 94.3 days, and aggregates up to 27.2" (691mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 18.8h.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine is May, with an average of 8.3h 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 the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Elim?

In Elim, in May, the average high-temperature is 45.3°F (7.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 34.3°F (1.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Elim?

In May, the average relative humidity in Elim, Alaska, is 76%.

How much does it rain in Elim in May?

In May, the rain falls for 13.3 days. Throughout May, 0.83" (21mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Elim?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Elim. During 4 snowfall days, in May, Elim aggregates 0.55" (14mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Elim have in May?

In May, the average length of the day is 18.8h.

What month has the most sunshine in Elim?

With an average of 8.3h of sunshine, May has the most sunshine of the year.

How long on average sun shines in May in Elim?

The average sunshine in May is 8.3h.

How high is the UV index in May in Elim?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Elim, AK

Average temperature in May - Elim, AK
  • Average high temperature in May: 45.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (59.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 34.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (48.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.8°F).

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Average pressure in May
Elim, AK

Average pressure in May - Elim, AK
  • Average pressure in May: 29.92"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (29.92").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (29.72").

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Average wind speed in May
Elim, AK

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (9.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is June (6mph).

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Average humidity in May
Elim, AK

Average humidity in May - Elim, AK
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (92%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (72%).

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Average rainfall in May
Elim, AK

Average rainfall in May - Elim, AK
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.83"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.24").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.55").

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Average rainfall days in May
Elim, AK

Average rainfall days in May - Elim, AK
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.7 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Elim, AK

Average snowfall in May - Elim, AK
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.55"

The month with the highest snowfall is November (4.76").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Elim, AK

Average snowfall days in May - Elim, AK
  • Average snowfall days in May: 4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (16.7 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Elim, AK
  • Average daylight in May: 18.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 21.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 4.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.3h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 8.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 2.9h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Elim, AK

Average sunshine days in May - Elim, AK
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (18.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (8.4 days).

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Average UV index in May
Elim, AK

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

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in May
Elim, AK

Average cloud cover in May - Elim, AK
  • Average cloud cover in May: 54

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 62).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 50).

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Average visibility in May
Elim, AK

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

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

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