May weather forecast and climate
Fort Carson, CO

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is an enjoyable month in Fort Carson, Colorado, with average temperature fluctuating between 66.9°F (19.4°C) and 43.9°F (6.6°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a mild 58.6°F (14.8°C) in April, to a comfortable 66.9°F (19.4°C). In Fort Carson, the average low-temperature is 43.9°F (6.6°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 49%.

Rainfall

In Fort Carson, in May, during 17.1 rainfall days, 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 121.1 rainfall days, and 12.99" (330mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Fort Carson are January through May, October through December. May is the last month it regularly snows in Fort Carson. During 1.3 snowfall days, Fort Carson aggregates 0.47" (12mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 45 snowfall days, and 23.5" (597mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 14.3h.

Sunshine

In Fort Carson, the average sunshine in May is 11.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Fort Carson, Colorado, is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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 Fort Carson?

In May, in Fort Carson, the average high-temperature is 66.9°F (19.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 43.9°F (6.6°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Fort Carson?

In Fort Carson, Colorado, the average relative humidity in May is 49%.

How many days does it rain in May in Fort Carson?

In Fort Carson, Colorado, in May, during 17.1 rainfall days, 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Fort Carson?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Fort Carson, Colorado. During 1.3 snowfall days, in May, Fort Carson aggregates 0.47" (12mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in May in Fort Carson?

In May, the average length of the day is 14.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Fort Carson have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Fort Carson, Colorado, is 11.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Fort Carson?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Fort Carson, Colorado, is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Fort Carson, CO

Average temperature in May - Fort Carson, CO
  • Average high temperature in May: 66.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (39.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 43.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (21.6°F).

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Average pressure in May
Fort Carson, CO

Average pressure in May - Fort Carson, CO
  • Average pressure in May: 29.91"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.12").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (29.9").

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Average wind speed in May
Fort Carson, CO

Average wind speed in May - Fort Carson, CO
  • Average wind speed in May: 8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.5mph).

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Average humidity in May
Fort Carson, CO

Average humidity in May - Fort Carson, CO
  • Average humidity in May: 49%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (63%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (41%).

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Average rainfall in May
Fort Carson, CO

Average rainfall in May - Fort Carson, CO
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.97"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.2").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is December (0.43").

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Average rainfall days in May
Fort Carson, CO

Average rainfall days in May - Fort Carson, CO
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (4.4 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Fort Carson, CO

Average snowfall in May - Fort Carson, CO
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.47"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.72").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Fort Carson, CO

Average snowfall days in May - Fort Carson, CO
  • Average snowfall days in May: 1.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (9.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Fort Carson, CO

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Fort Carson, CO
  • Average daylight in May: 14.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 6.9h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Fort Carson, CO

Average sunshine days in May - Fort Carson, CO
  • Average sunshine days in May: 9.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.9 days).

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Average UV index in May
Fort Carson, CO

Average UV index in May - Fort Carson, CO
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in May
Fort Carson, CO

Average cloud cover in May - Fort Carson, CO
  • Average cloud cover in May: 23

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 25).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, September, October and November (Cloud cover 15).

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Average visibility in May
Fort Carson, CO

Average visibility in May - Fort Carson, CO
  • 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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