May weather forecast
Van Buren, AR

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Weather in May

May proves even warmer with temperatures inching towards summer levels. It hits a temperature high of 78.4°F (25.8°C) providing comfortable warmth during the day. May also marks the departure from the windy days of early spring, with the wind speed decreasing. As one can expect during this month, days are longer, indicating the onset of summer. This season’s blend brings an invigorating feel as the city basks in consistent daylight.

Temperature

As May arrives in Van Buren, a slight rise in the average high-temperature is observed, moving from a pleasant 70.3°F (21.3°C) in April to a warm 78.4°F (25.8°C). In the month of May, Van Buren witnesses a consistent average low-temperature of 58.5°F (14.7°C).

Humidity

The most humid month in Van Buren, Arkansas, is May, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

Rainfall

May is the month with the most rainfall in Van Buren. Rain falls for 15.8 days and accumulates 4.49" (114mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall in Van Buren.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Van Buren is 14h and 3min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:24 am and sunset at 8:04 pm. On the last day of May, sunrise is at 6:03 am and sunset at 8:26 pm CDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 8.9h.

UV index

In Van Buren, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In May, a regular UV index of 6 translates into these guidelines:
Shield from overexposure. Defense against sun-related harm is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most intense from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Try to avoid direct sun exposure during these hours. In bright sunlight, prioritize sunglasses that grant protection from UVA and UVB radiation.

Frequently asked questions

What are the temperatures in Van Buren in May?

May temperatures in Van Buren, Arkansas, vary between a high-temperature of 78.4°F (25.8°C) and a low-temperature of 58.5°F (14.7°C).

What is the most humid month in Van Buren?

The most humid month is May, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

What is the average humidity in May in Van Buren?

In May, the average relative humidity in Van Buren is 78%.

What is the wettest month in Van Buren?

May is the month with the most rainfall in Van Buren, Arkansas. Rain falls for 15.8 days and accumulates 4.49" (114mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in May in Van Buren?

In Van Buren, Arkansas, during May, the rain falls for 15.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.49" (114mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Van Buren?

April through October are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Van Buren have in May?

In May, the average day length in Van Buren, Arkansas, is 14h and 3min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in May in Van Buren?

On the first day of May in Van Buren, Arkansas, sunrise is at 6:24 am and sunset at 8:04 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:03 am and sunset at 8:26 pm CDT.

How long on average sun shines in May in Van Buren?

In May, the average sunshine duration in Van Buren is 8.9h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Van Buren?

In Van Buren, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in May
Van Buren, AR

Average temperature in May - Van Buren, AR
  • Average high temperature in May: 78.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 58.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (31.5°F).

Average pressure in May
Van Buren, AR

Average pressure in May - Van Buren, AR
  • Average pressure in May: 29.95"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

Average wind speed in May
Van Buren, AR

Average wind speed in May - Van Buren, AR
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.7mph).

Average humidity in May
Van Buren, AR

Average humidity in May - Van Buren, AR
  • Average humidity in May: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (78%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (70%).

Average rainfall in May
Van Buren, AR

Average rainfall in May - Van Buren, AR
  • Average rainfall in May: 4.49"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.49").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (2.13").

Average rainfall days in May
Van Buren, AR

Average rainfall days in May - Van Buren, AR
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.3 days).

Average snowfall in May
Van Buren, AR

Average snowfall in May - Van Buren, AR
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.75").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in May
Van Buren, AR

Average snowfall days in May - Van Buren, AR
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Van Buren, AR

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Van Buren, AR
  • Average daylight in May: 14h and 0min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 30min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 48min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h and 5min

The months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 10h and 42min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5h and 30min).

Average sunshine days in May
Van Buren, AR

Average sunshine days in May - Van Buren, AR
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (20.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (12.4 days).

Average UV index in May
Van Buren, AR

Average UV index in May - Van Buren, AR
  • Average UV index in May: 6

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in May
Van Buren, AR

Average cloud cover in May - Van Buren, AR
  • Average cloud cover in May: 38

The months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 25).

Average visibility in May
Van Buren, AR

Average visibility in May - Van Buren, AR
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is May (5mi).

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