May weather forecast and climate
Platoro, CO

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a fresh month in Platoro, Colorado, with temperature in the range of an average high of 54.7°F (12.6°C) and an average low of 31.3°F (-0.4°C).

Temperature

In Platoro, Colorado, the average high-temperature rises, from a frosty 43.5°F (6.4°C) in April, to a fresh 54.7°F (12.6°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 31.3°F (-0.4°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity is 54%.

Rainfall

In Platoro, during May, the rain falls for 10.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.57" (40mm) of precipitation. In Platoro, during the entire year, the rain falls for 116.8 days and collects up to 17.01" (432mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through June, September through December. In May, it is snowing for 7.8 days. Throughout May, 6.5" (165mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Platoro, Colorado, there are 78.8 snowfall days, and 51.85" (1317mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 14.2h.

Sunshine

In Platoro, the average sunshine is 11.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Platoro is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. 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 Platoro?

In May, in Platoro, the average high-temperature is 54.7°F (12.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 31.3°F (-0.4°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Platoro?

In May, the average relative humidity is 54%.

How many days does it rain in May in Platoro?

In Platoro, in May, during 10.5 rainfall days, 1.57" (40mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in May in Platoro?

In Platoro, during May, snow falls for 7.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 6.5" (165mm) of snow.

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

The average length of the day in May in Platoro is 14.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Platoro have in May?

In Platoro, Colorado, the average sunshine in May is 11.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Platoro?

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

Average temperature in May
Platoro, CO

Average temperature in May - Platoro, CO
  • Average high temperature in May: 54.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (71.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 31.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (45.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7.9°F).

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Average pressure in May
Platoro, CO

Average pressure in May - Platoro, CO
  • Average pressure in May: 29.94"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.19").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (29.93").

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Average wind speed in May
Platoro, CO

Average wind speed in May - Platoro, CO
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.2mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.3mph).

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Average humidity in May
Platoro, CO

Average humidity in May - Platoro, CO
  • Average humidity in May: 54%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (42%).

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Average rainfall in May
Platoro, CO

Average rainfall in May - Platoro, CO
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.57"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.86").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (0.63").

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Average rainfall days in May
Platoro, CO

Average rainfall days in May - Platoro, CO
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (23.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (3 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Platoro, CO

Average snowfall in May - Platoro, CO
  • Average snowfall in May: 6.5"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (8.78").
Months with the least snowfall are July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Platoro, CO

Average snowfall days in May - Platoro, CO
  • Average snowfall days in May: 7.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (12.9 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
Platoro, CO

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Platoro, CO
  • Average daylight in May: 14.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 6.3h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Platoro, CO

Average sunshine days in May - Platoro, CO
  • Average sunshine days in May: 14.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5.6 days).

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Average UV index in May
Platoro, CO

Average UV index in May - Platoro, CO
  • Average UV index in May: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, October, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in May
Platoro, CO

Average cloud cover in May - Platoro, CO
  • Average cloud cover in May: 22

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 37).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 15).

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Average visibility in May
Platoro, CO

Average visibility in May - Platoro, CO
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (4mi).

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