May weather forecast
Emporia, KS

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Emporia, Kansas, with an average temperature varying between 55.9°F (13.3°C) and 73.4°F (23°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises from a comfortable 65.5°F (18.6°C) in April to a warm 73.4°F (23°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 77%, May is the most humid month in Emporia.

Rainfall

May is the month with the most rainfall in Emporia. Rain falls for 16.8 days and accumulates 5.59" (142mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. May is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.1 snowfall days, in May, Emporia aggregates 0.04" (1mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Emporia, there are 17.8 snowfall days, and 7.6" (193mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 14h and 17min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:27 am and sunset at 8:16 pm. On the last day of May, in Emporia, sunrise is at 6:02 am and sunset at 8:42 pm CDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 9h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Emporia?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Emporia, Kansas, is 73.4°F (23°C), while the average low-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C).

What is the most humid month in Emporia?

May is the most humid month, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

What is the average humidity in May in Emporia?

In May, the average relative humidity in Emporia, Kansas, is 77%.

What is the rainiest month in Emporia?

The month with the most rainfall in Emporia is May, when the rain falls for 16.8 days and typically aggregates up to 5.59" (142mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in May in Emporia?

In Emporia, during May, the rain falls for 16.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.59" (142mm) of precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Emporia?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Emporia, Kansas. During 0.1 snowfall days, in May, Emporia aggregates 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Emporia have in May?

In Emporia, the average day length in May is 14h and 17min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in Emporia?

On the first day of May in Emporia, Kansas, sunrise is at 6:27 am and sunset at 8:16 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:02 am and sunset at 8:42 pm CDT.

How long on average sun shines in May in Emporia?

The average sunshine duration in May in Emporia, Kansas, is 9h.

How high is the UV index in May in Emporia?

In Emporia, Kansas, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in May
Emporia, KS

Average temperature in May - Emporia, KS
  • Average high temperature in May: 73.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 55.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.6°F).

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Average pressure in May
Emporia, KS

Average pressure in May - Emporia, KS
  • Average pressure in May: 29.91"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.87"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
Emporia, KS

Average wind speed in May - Emporia, KS
  • Average wind speed in May: 10.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.3mph).

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Average humidity in May
Emporia, KS

Average humidity in May - Emporia, KS
  • Average humidity in May: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (66%).

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Average rainfall in May
Emporia, KS

Average rainfall in May - Emporia, KS
  • Average rainfall in May: 5.59"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (5.59").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.83").

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Average rainfall days in May
Emporia, KS

Average rainfall days in May - Emporia, KS
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.8 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Emporia, KS

Average snowfall in May - Emporia, KS
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.04"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.72").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Emporia, KS

Average snowfall days in May - Emporia, KS
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.1 days).
The 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
Emporia, KS

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Emporia, KS
  • Average daylight in May: 14h and 17min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 48min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 32min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h and 0min

The months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Emporia, KS

Average sunshine days in May - Emporia, KS
  • Average sunshine days in May: 11.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (21.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.4 days).

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Average UV index in May
Emporia, KS

Average UV index in May - Emporia, KS
  • Average UV index in May: 6

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in May
Emporia, KS

Average cloud cover in May - Emporia, KS
  • Average cloud cover in May: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 42).
The months with the least cloud cover are June, July and August (Cloud cover 24).

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Average visibility in May
Emporia, KS

Average visibility in May - Emporia, KS
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

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

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