May weather forecast and climate
Reading, KS

May, the last month of the spring, in Reading, is an agreeable month, with average temperature varying between 73°F (22.8°C) and 55.9°F (13.3°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from an enjoyable 65.1°F (18.4°C) in April, to an agreeable 73°F (22.8°C). In Reading, the average low-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

May is the month with the most rainfall in Reading. Rain falls for 9.4 days and accumulates 1.42" (36mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 9.1h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Reading is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Reading?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Reading, Kansas, is 73°F (22.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C).

What is the most humid month in Reading?

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

What is the average humidity in May in Reading?

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

How much does it rain in Reading in May?

In May, in Reading, Kansas, the rain falls for 9.4 days. Throughout May, 1.42" (36mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Reading?

The month with the most rainfall in Reading is May when the rain falls for 9.4 days and typically aggregates up to 1.42" (36mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Reading?

In Reading snow does not fall in April through September.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Reading have in May?

In Reading, the average sunshine in May is 9.1h.

How high is the UV index in May in Reading?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Reading is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Reading, KS
  • Average high temperature in May: 73°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 55.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.1°F).

Average pressure in May - Reading, KS
  • Average pressure in May: 29.91"

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

Average wind speed in May - Reading, KS
  • Average wind speed in May: 9.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (7.8mph).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (67%).

Average rainfall in May - Reading, KS
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.42"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (1.42").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are February, November and December (0.2").

Average rainfall days in May - Reading, KS
  • Average rainfall days in May: 9.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (9.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.2 days).

Average snowfall in May - Reading, KS
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.51").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Reading, KS
  • 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: 9.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.6h).

Average sunshine days in May - Reading, KS
  • Average sunshine days in May: 19.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (27.8 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are June and July (19.1 days).

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

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

Average cloud cover in May - Reading, KS
  • Average cloud cover in May: 37

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 43).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, July and August (Cloud cover 24).

Average visibility in May - Reading, KS
  • 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).