May weather forecast and climate
Salina, KS

May, the last month of the spring, in Salina, is a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 74.7°F (23.7°C) and min 55.4°F (13°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from an enjoyable 65.8°F (18.8°C) in April, to a moderately hot 74.7°F (23.7°C). The average low-temperature, in Salina, is 55.4°F (13°C).

Humidity

The most humid month is May, with an average relative humidity of 71%.

Rainfall

May is the month with the most rainfall in Salina. Rain falls for 13.3 days and accumulates 3.46" (88mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Salina, Kansas, are January through May, October through December. May is the last month it regularly snows in Salina. During 0.1 snowfall days, Salina aggregates 0.08" (2mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Salina, there are 15.8 snowfall days, and 7.36" (187mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 14.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Salina, Kansas, is 9.3h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
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. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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. 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 Salina?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 74.7°F (23.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 55.4°F (13°C).

What is the most humid month in Salina?

May is the most humid month in Salina, Kansas, with an average relative humidity of 71%.

What is the average humidity in May in Salina?

The average relative humidity in May in Salina, Kansas, is 71%.

How much does it rain in Salina in May?

In Salina, Kansas, during May, the rain falls for 13.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.46" (88mm) of precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Salina?

The month with the most rainfall is May when the rain falls for 13.3 days and typically aggregates up to 3.46" (88mm) of precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Salina?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Salina, Kansas. During 0.1 snowfall days, in May, Salina aggregates 0.08" (2mm) of snow.

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

The average length of the day in May in Salina is 14.3h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Salina?

In May, the average sunshine in Salina is 9.3h.

How high is the UV index in May in Salina?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Salina, Kansas, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Salina, KS
  • Average high temperature in May: 74.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 55.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.1°F).

Average pressure in May - Salina, KS
  • Average pressure in May: 29.9"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.85").

Average wind speed in May - Salina, KS
  • Average wind speed in May: 10.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.8mph).

Average humidity in May - Salina, KS
  • Average humidity in May: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (71%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (61%).

Average rainfall in May - Salina, KS
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.46"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.46").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.67").

Average rainfall days in May - Salina, KS
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (13.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.4 days).

Average snowfall in May - Salina, KS
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.08"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.24").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Salina, KS
  • Average daylight in May: 14.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average sunshine days in May - Salina, KS
  • Average sunshine days in May: 14.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (24.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (14.5 days).

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

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

Average cloud cover in May - Salina, KS
  • Average cloud cover in May: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 38).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 20).

Average visibility in May - Salina, 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).