Topeka
Kansas, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Topeka, KS

The tall tower of Topeka High School in Topeka, Kansas
The tall tower of Topeka High School in Topeka, Kansas
The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Topeka, Kansas, with temperature in the range of an average high of 75.9°F (24.4°C) and an average low of 54.1°F (12.3°C).

Temperature

In Topeka, the average high-temperature rises, from a comfortable 66.7°F (19.3°C) in April, to a moderately hot 75.9°F (24.4°C). In May, in Topeka, the average low-temperature is 54.1°F (12.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Topeka, Kansas, is 68.5%.

Rainfall

In Topeka, in May, it is raining for 11.6 days, with typically 4.9" (124.7mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Topeka, Kansas, during the entire year, the rain falls for 99.6 days and collects up to 36.5" (926.1mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Topeka snow does not fall in May through September.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Topeka, Kansas, the average sunshine is 8.7h.

UV index

In Topeka, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 8 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in May in Topeka?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Topeka, Kansas, is 75.9°F (24.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 54.1°F (12.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Topeka?

The average relative humidity in May in Topeka, Kansas, is 68.5%.

How much does it rain in Topeka in May?

In May, in Topeka, Kansas, the rain falls for 11.6 days. Throughout May, 4.9" (124.7mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in Topeka in May?

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

When it does not snow in Topeka?

May through September are months without snowfall in Topeka.

How many hours of daylight does Topeka have in May?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Topeka have in May?

The average sunshine in May is 8.7h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Topeka?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Topeka, Kansas, is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average high temperature in May: 75.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 54.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.6°F).

Average humidity in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average humidity in May: 68.5%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (72.4%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (64.1%).

Average rainfall in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall in May: 4.9"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (5.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0.9").

Average rainfall days in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall days in May: 11.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (11.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (5.5 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (5.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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

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

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

Average UV index in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average UV index in May: 8

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).