Jonesboro
Arkansas, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Jonesboro, AR

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Jonesboro, Arkansas, with average temperature ranging between min 57°F (13.9°C) and max 80.1°F (26.7°C).

Temperature

In Jonesboro, the average high-temperature rises, from a pleasant 71.1°F (21.7°C) in April, to a warm 80.1°F (26.7°C). In May, in Jonesboro, Arkansas, the average low-temperature is 57°F (13.9°C).

Rainfall

In Jonesboro, in May, during 10 rainfall days, 4.9" (125mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Jonesboro, during the entire year, the rain falls for 108 days and collects up to 46.2" (1173.2mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

In Jonesboro, the average length of the day is 14.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 10h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Jonesboro is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 9 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Jonesboro?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Jonesboro, is 80.1°F (26.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 57°F (13.9°C).

How much does it rain in Jonesboro in May?

In Jonesboro, Arkansas, in May, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 4.9" (125mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in May in Jonesboro?

The average length of the day in May in Jonesboro, Arkansas, is 14.1h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Jonesboro?

In Jonesboro, Arkansas, the average sunshine in May is 10h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Jonesboro?

In Jonesboro, Arkansas, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Jonesboro, AR
  • Average high temperature in May: 80°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (46°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 57°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26°F).

Average rainfall in May - Jonesboro, AR
  • Average rainfall in May: 4.9"

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are April and November (5").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (2.7").

Average rainfall days in May - Jonesboro, AR
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (11 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (7 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Jonesboro, AR
  • Average daylight in May: 14.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in May - Jonesboro, AR
  • Average UV index in May: 9

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).