May weather forecast and climate
Kensington, CT

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is an agreeable month in Kensington, Connecticut, with average temperature varying between 49.5°F (9.7°C) and 68.5°F (20.3°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases, from a mild 56.5°F (13.6°C) in April, to a pleasant 68.5°F (20.3°C). In May, in Kensington, Connecticut, the average low-temperature is 49.5°F (9.7°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Kensington is 74%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 17.8 days. Throughout May, 2.64" (67mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Kensington, Connecticut, during the entire year, the rain falls for 167.6 days and collects up to 33.35" (847mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, November and December are months with snowfall. May is the last month it regularly snows in Kensington. During 0.1 snowfall days, in May, Kensington aggregates 0.28" (7mm) of snow. In Kensington, during the entire year, snow falls for 31.7 days, and aggregates up to 17.2" (437mm) of snow.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 14.6h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 8.4h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Kensington is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Kensington?

In May, the average high-temperature is 68.5°F (20.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 49.5°F (9.7°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Kensington?

The average relative humidity in May in Kensington is 74%.

How much does it rain in Kensington in May?

In Kensington, Connecticut, during May, the rain falls for 17.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.64" (67mm) of precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Kensington?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Kensington. During 0.1 snowfall days, in May, Kensington aggregates 0.28" (7mm) of snow.

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

In May, the average length of the day in Kensington is 14.6h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Kensington?

In May, the average sunshine in Kensington is 8.4h.

How high is the UV index in May in Kensington?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. 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
Kensington, CT

Average temperature in May - Kensington, CT
  • Average high temperature in May: 68.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (33.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 49.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.2°F).

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Average pressure in May
Kensington, CT

Average pressure in May - Kensington, CT
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.09").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

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Average wind speed in May
Kensington, CT

Average wind speed in May - Kensington, CT
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (8.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.3mph).

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Average humidity in May
Kensington, CT

Average humidity in May - Kensington, CT
  • Average humidity in May: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (71%).

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Average rainfall in May
Kensington, CT

Average rainfall in May - Kensington, CT
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.64"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.97").

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Average rainfall days in May
Kensington, CT

Average rainfall days in May - Kensington, CT
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.8 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Kensington, CT

Average snowfall in May - Kensington, CT
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.28"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.69").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Kensington, CT

Average snowfall days in May - Kensington, CT
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (8.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Kensington, CT

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Kensington, CT
  • Average daylight in May: 14.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Kensington, CT

Average sunshine days in May - Kensington, CT
  • Average sunshine days in May: 11.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (10.4 days).

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Average UV index in May
Kensington, CT

Average UV index in May - Kensington, CT
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in May
Kensington, CT

Average cloud cover in May - Kensington, CT
  • Average cloud cover in May: 47

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 49).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 34).

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Average visibility in May
Kensington, CT

Average visibility in May - Kensington, CT
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

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

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