May weather forecast and climate
Scranton, KS

May, the last month of the spring, in Scranton, is a pleasant month, with average temperature fluctuating between 73°F (22.8°C) and 55.9°F (13.3°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a comfortable 64.8°F (18.2°C) in April, to a pleasant 73°F (22.8°C). In Scranton, the average low-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C).

Humidity

May is the most humid month, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

Rainfall

May is the month with the most rainfall in Scranton. Rain falls for 13.2 days and accumulates 1.93" (49mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Scranton, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Scranton are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in May transform into the following instructions:
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. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Scranton?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Scranton, 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 Scranton?

With an average relative humidity of 78%, May is the most humid month.

What is the average humidity in May in Scranton?

The average relative humidity in May in Scranton, Kansas, is 78%.

How many days does it rain in May in Scranton?

In Scranton, during May, the rain falls for 13.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.93" (49mm) of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Scranton?

May is the month with the most rainfall in Scranton, Kansas. Rain falls for 13.2 days and accumulates 1.93" (49mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Scranton?

April through September are months without snowfall.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Scranton?

In Scranton, the average sunshine in May is 9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Scranton?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Scranton.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Scranton?

In Scranton, Kansas, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Scranton, KS
  • Average high temperature in May: 73°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (38.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 55.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.2°F).

Average pressure in May - Scranton, 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 - Scranton, KS
  • Average wind speed in May: 9.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.5mph).

Average humidity in May - Scranton, KS
  • Average humidity in May: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (67%).

Average rainfall in May - Scranton, KS
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.93"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (1.93").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is December (0.28").

Average rainfall days in May - Scranton, KS
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (13.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.79").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Scranton, 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: 9h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.6h).

Average sunshine days in May - Scranton, KS
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (25.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (15.4 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in May - Scranton, 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 and July (Cloud cover 24).

Average visibility in May - Scranton, 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).