May weather forecast and climate
Rico, CO

The hilly slopes of the Rocky Mountains in Rico, Colorado, beautiful yellow trees and distant bare hilltops
The hilly slopes of the Rocky Mountains in Rico, Colorado, beautiful yellow trees and distant bare hilltops

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Rico, is a cool month, with average temperature ranging between min 30.2°F (-1°C) and max 53.2°F (11.8°C).

Temperature

In Rico, the average high-temperature in May increases, from a wintry 42.6°F (5.9°C) in April, to a fresh 53.2°F (11.8°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 30.2°F (-1°C).

Humidity

In Rico, the average relative humidity is 56%.

Rainfall

In Rico, during 11.2 rainfall days, 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Rico, Colorado, during the entire year, the rain falls for 112.2 days and collects up to 31.57" (802mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through December are months with snowfall. In Rico, during May, snow falls for 10.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 13.07" (332mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 98.8 snowfall days, and 121.42" (3084mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Rico is 14.2h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 10.9h.

UV index

In Rico, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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 Rico?

In May, the average high-temperature is 53.2°F (11.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 30.2°F (-1°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Rico?

In May, the average relative humidity in Rico, Colorado, is 56%.

How many days does it rain in May in Rico?

In Rico, in May, during 11.2 rainfall days, 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in May in Rico?

In Rico, in May, during 10.4 snowfall days, 13.07" (332mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Rico have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Rico is 14.2h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Rico?

In Rico, Colorado, the average sunshine in May is 10.9h.

How high is the UV index in May in Rico?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Rico, Colorado, is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Rico, CO

Average temperature in May - Rico, CO
  • Average high temperature in May: 53.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (70.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (28.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 30.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (46°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.9°F).

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Average pressure in May
Rico, CO

Average pressure in May - Rico, CO
  • Average pressure in May: 29.91"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.23").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are May and June (29.91").

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Average wind speed in May
Rico, CO

Average wind speed in May - Rico, CO
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (6.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in May
Rico, CO

Average humidity in May - Rico, CO
  • Average humidity in May: 56%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (43%).

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Average rainfall in May
Rico, CO

Average rainfall in May - Rico, CO
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.76"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (6.02").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and October (1.65").

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Average rainfall days in May
Rico, CO

Average rainfall days in May - Rico, CO
  • Average rainfall days in May: 11.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (23.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (1.6 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Rico, CO

Average snowfall in May - Rico, CO
  • Average snowfall in May: 13.07"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (22.13").
The month with the least snowfall is August (0.08").

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Average snowfall days in May
Rico, CO

Average snowfall days in May - Rico, CO
  • Average snowfall days in May: 10.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (13.6 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0.1 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Rico, CO

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Rico, 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: 10.9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.9h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Rico, CO

Average sunshine days in May - Rico, CO
  • Average sunshine days in May: 13.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5.7 days).

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Average UV index in May
Rico, CO

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

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 4).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in May
Rico, CO

Average cloud cover in May - Rico, CO
  • Average cloud cover in May: 23

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 14).

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Average visibility in May
Rico, CO

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

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

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