May weather forecast
Topeka, KS

The tall tower of Topeka High School in Topeka, Kansas
The tall tower of Topeka High School in Topeka, Kansas

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Topeka, is an agreeable month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 55.6°F (13.1°C) and 73°F (22.8°C).

Temperature

In Topeka, the average high-temperature in May marginally rises from an enjoyable 64.6°F (18.1°C) in April to a pleasant 73°F (22.8°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 55.6°F (13.1°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Topeka is May, when the rain falls for 16.3 days and typically aggregates up to 3.74" (95mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall in Topeka.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 14h and 20min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:24 am and sunset at 8:15 pm. On the last day of May, in Topeka, sunrise is at 5:59 am and sunset at 8:41 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Topeka, Kansas, is 8.9h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from 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. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Topeka?

In May, in Topeka, Kansas, the average high-temperature is 73°F (22.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 55.6°F (13.1°C).

What is the most humid month in Topeka?

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

What is the average humidity in May in Topeka?

In May, the average relative humidity is 78%.

What is the rainiest month in Topeka?

The month with the most rainfall in Topeka is May, when the rain falls for 16.3 days and typically aggregates up to 3.74" (95mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in May in Topeka?

In Topeka, in May, it is raining for 16.3 days, with typically 3.74" (95mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Topeka?

In Topeka, Kansas, snow does not fall in May through September.

Does it snow in Topeka in May?

In May, in Topeka, it doesn't snow. April is the latest month when it typically snows.

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

The average day length in May in Topeka is 14h and 20min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in Topeka?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:24 am and sunset at 8:15 pm. On the last day of the month, in Topeka, Kansas, sunrise is at 5:59 am and sunset at 8:41 pm CDT.

How long on average sun shines in May in Topeka?

In May, the average sunshine duration in Topeka is 8.9h.

When is the highest UV index in Topeka?

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

How high is the UV index in May in Topeka?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Topeka, KS

Average temperature in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average high temperature in May: 73°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 55.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.6°F).

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Average pressure in May
Topeka, KS

Average pressure in May - Topeka, 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
Topeka, KS

Average wind speed in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average wind speed in May: 8.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (7.3mph).

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Average humidity in May
Topeka, KS

Average humidity in May - Topeka, 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%).

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Average rainfall in May
Topeka, KS

Average rainfall in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.74"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.74").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.71").

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Average rainfall days in May
Topeka, KS

Average rainfall days in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Topeka, KS

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.6").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Topeka, KS

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.3 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
Topeka, KS

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average daylight in May: 14h and 20min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 52min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 29min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h and 54min

The months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Topeka, KS

Average sunshine days in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (22.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12.7 days).

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Average UV index in May
Topeka, KS

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

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
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
Topeka, KS

Average cloud cover in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average cloud cover in May: 39

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 44).
The months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 25).

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Average visibility in May
Topeka, KS

Average visibility in May - Topeka, 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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