May weather forecast and climate
King Cove, AK

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is also a wintry month in King Cove, Alaska, with temperature in the range of an average high of 41.9°F (5.5°C) and an average low of 37.9°F (3.3°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a still cold 41.9°F (5.5°C). In May, in King Cove, the average low-temperature is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

Humidity

In King Cove, the average relative humidity is 85%.

Rainfall

In King Cove, Alaska, during May, the rain falls for 16.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 173.3 rainfall days, and 24.29" (617mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. May is the last month it regularly snows in King Cove. During 1.9 snowfall days, in May, King Cove aggregates 0.51" (13mm) of snow. In King Cove, during the entire year, snow falls for 47.3 days, and aggregates up to 14.49" (368mm) of snow.

Daylight

In King Cove, the average length of the day is 16.2h.

Sunshine

In King Cove, the average sunshine in May is 6.8h.

UV index

In King Cove, Alaska, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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 King Cove?

The average high-temperature, in May, in King Cove, Alaska, is 41.9°F (5.5°C), while the average low-temperature is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in King Cove?

In May, the average relative humidity in King Cove, Alaska, is 85%.

How many days does it rain in May in King Cove?

In May, in King Cove, Alaska, the rain falls for 16.7 days. Throughout May, 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in King Cove?

May is the last month it regularly snows in King Cove. During 1.9 snowfall days, in May, King Cove aggregates 0.51" (13mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in May in King Cove?

The average length of the day in May in King Cove, Alaska, is 16.2h.

How long on average sun shines in May in King Cove?

In King Cove, the average sunshine in May is 6.8h.

How high is the UV index in May in King Cove?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in King Cove, Alaska, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
King Cove, AK

Average temperature in May - King Cove, AK
  • Average high temperature in May: 41.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (54.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is March (33.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 37.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (50.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is March (28.4°F).

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Average pressure in May
King Cove, AK

Average pressure in May - King Cove, AK
  • Average pressure in May: 29.85"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (29.98").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are January and December (29.52").

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Average wind speed in May
King Cove, AK

Average wind speed in May - King Cove, AK
  • Average wind speed in May: 11.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (16.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (9.9mph).

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Average humidity in May
King Cove, AK

Average humidity in May - King Cove, AK
  • Average humidity in May: 85%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (80%).

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Average rainfall in May
King Cove, AK

Average rainfall in May - King Cove, AK
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.81"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (2.72").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (1.54").

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Average rainfall days in May
King Cove, AK

Average rainfall days in May - King Cove, AK
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (18.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.7 days).

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Average snowfall in May
King Cove, AK

Average snowfall in May - King Cove, AK
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.51"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.94").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
King Cove, AK

Average snowfall days in May - King Cove, AK
  • Average snowfall days in May: 1.9 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are February and December (9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
King Cove, AK

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - King Cove, AK
  • Average daylight in May: 16.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.3h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 6.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.2h).

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Average sunshine days in May
King Cove, AK

Average sunshine days in May - King Cove, AK
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (13.8 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are February and December (9.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
King Cove, AK

Average UV index in May - King Cove, AK
  • Average UV index in May: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 3).
Months with the lowest UV index are February, March and November (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in May
King Cove, AK

Average cloud cover in May - King Cove, AK
  • Average cloud cover in May: 64

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 71).
Months with the least cloud cover are March and October (Cloud cover 63).

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Average visibility in May
King Cove, AK

Average visibility in May - King Cove, AK
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

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

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