Sand Point
Alaska, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Sand Point, AK

May, the last month of the spring, in Sand Point, is a frosty month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 45.3°F (7.4°C) and an average low of 36.3°F (2.4°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a cold 39.2°F (4°C) in April, to a frosty 45.3°F (7.4°C). In May, in Sand Point, Alaska, the average low-temperature is 36.3°F (2.4°C).

Rainfall

In Sand Point, during 11 rainfall days, 3" (77mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Sand Point, during the entire year, the rain falls for 145 days and collects up to 44.7" (1134.9mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

May through October are months without snowfall.

Ocean temperature

In Sand Point, in May, the average water temperature is 41.5°F (5.3°C).
Note: At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

Daylight

In Sand Point, the average length of the day in May is 16.3h.

What is the temperature in May in Sand Point?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 45.3°F (7.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 36.3°F (2.4°C).

How much does it rain in Sand Point in May?

In May, in Sand Point, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout May, 3" (77mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in Sand Point in May?

In May, in Sand Point, it doesn't snow. April is the latest month when it typically snows.

When it does not snow in Sand Point?

May through October are months without snowfall in Sand Point.

What is the water temperature in May in Sand Point?

In May, the average ocean temperature in Sand Point, Alaska, is 41.5°F (5.3°C). At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

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

In May, the average length of the day in Sand Point is 16.3h.
Average temperature in May - Sand Point, AK
  • Average high temperature in May: 45.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (57.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (34.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 36.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (48.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (27°F).

Average rainfall in May - Sand Point, AK
  • Average rainfall in May: 3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (6.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (2.4").

Average rainfall days in May - Sand Point, AK
  • Average rainfall days in May: 11 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are September and December (14 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and April (10 days).

Average snowfall in May - Sand Point, AK
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (5.6").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average sea temperature in May - Sand Point, AK
  • Average sea temperature in May: 41.6°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (53.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (38°F).

Average daylight in May - Sand Point, AK
  • Average daylight in May: 16.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.2h).