May weather forecast and climate
Pitkas Point, AK

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a frosty month in Pitkas Point, Alaska, with average temperature fluctuating between 48.9°F (9.4°C) and 35.2°F (1.8°C).

Temperature

In Pitkas Point, the average high-temperature in May increases considerably, from a subzero cold 31.6°F (-0.2°C) in April, to a frosty 48.9°F (9.4°C). In Pitkas Point, Alaska, the average low-temperature is 35.2°F (1.8°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 72%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 11.8 days. Throughout May, 0.94" (24mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Pitkas Point, there are 104.5 rainfall days, and 15.75" (400mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Pitkas Point are January through May, September through December. May is the last month it regularly snows in Pitkas Point, Alaska. During 3.4 snowfall days, Pitkas Point aggregates 0.55" (14mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Pitkas Point, there are 71.4 snowfall days, and 22.72" (577mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Pitkas Point, Alaska, is 17.8h.

Sunshine

May has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 7.9h of sunshine.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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. 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 Pitkas Point?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Pitkas Point, Alaska, is 48.9°F (9.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 35.2°F (1.8°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Pitkas Point?

In May, the average relative humidity is 72%.

How many days does it rain in May in Pitkas Point?

In Pitkas Point, during May, the rain falls for 11.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.94" (24mm) of precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Pitkas Point?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Pitkas Point, Alaska. During 3.4 snowfall days, in May, Pitkas Point aggregates 0.55" (14mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in May in Pitkas Point?

In May, the average length of the day in Pitkas Point is 17.8h.

What month has the most sunshine in Pitkas Point?

With an average of 7.9h of sunshine, May has the most sunshine of the year in Pitkas Point.

How long on average sun shines in May in Pitkas Point?

In May, the average sunshine in Pitkas Point, Alaska, is 7.9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Pitkas Point?

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 3.

How high is the UV index in May in Pitkas Point?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Pitkas Point is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Pitkas Point, AK

Average temperature in May - Pitkas Point, AK
  • Average high temperature in May: 48.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (61.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (11.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 35.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (47.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.3°F).

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Average pressure in May
Pitkas Point, AK

Average pressure in May - Pitkas Point, AK
  • Average pressure in May: 29.9"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (29.91").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are October and December (29.67").

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Average wind speed in May
Pitkas Point, AK

Average wind speed in May - Pitkas Point, AK
  • Average wind speed in May: 9.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (11.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (8.9mph).

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Average humidity in May
Pitkas Point, AK

Average humidity in May - Pitkas Point, AK
  • Average humidity in May: 72%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February, March and December (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (66%).

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Average rainfall in May
Pitkas Point, AK

Average rainfall in May - Pitkas Point, AK
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.94"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.13").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and June (0.87").

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Average rainfall days in May
Pitkas Point, AK

Average rainfall days in May - Pitkas Point, AK
  • Average rainfall days in May: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17.8 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January and February (2.4 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Pitkas Point, AK

Average snowfall in May - Pitkas Point, AK
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.55"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5.28").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Pitkas Point, AK

Average snowfall days in May - Pitkas Point, AK
  • Average snowfall days in May: 3.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (11.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Pitkas Point, AK

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Pitkas Point, AK
  • Average daylight in May: 17.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.3h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7.9h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.6h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Pitkas Point, AK

Average sunshine days in May - Pitkas Point, AK
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (19.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (10.9 days).

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Average UV index in May
Pitkas Point, AK

Average UV index in May - Pitkas Point, AK
  • Average UV index in May: 3

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Pitkas Point, AK

Average cloud cover in May - Pitkas Point, AK
  • Average cloud cover in May: 56

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 68).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 54).

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Average visibility in May
Pitkas Point, AK

Average visibility in May - Pitkas Point, 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, November and December (5mi).

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