May weather forecast
Paxton, MA

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is an enjoyable month in Paxton, Massachusetts, with temperature in the range of an average low of 47.7°F (8.7°C) and an average high of 66.9°F (19.4°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases, from a cool 54.9°F (12.7°C) in April, to an enjoyable 66.9°F (19.4°C). In May, in Paxton, the average low-temperature is 47.7°F (8.7°C).

Humidity

In Paxton, the average relative humidity in May is 75%.

Rainfall

In May, in Paxton, the rain falls for 16.3 days. Throughout May, 2.32" (59mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Paxton, Massachusetts, there are 146.1 rainfall days, and 28.94" (735mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. May is the last month it regularly snows in Paxton. During 0.1 snowfall days, Paxton aggregates 0.24" (6mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 39.9 snowfall days, and 24.45" (621mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 14.6h.

Sunshine

In Paxton, the average sunshine is 8.2h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in May in Paxton?

In May, the average relative humidity is 75%.

How much does it rain in Paxton in May?

In Paxton, Massachusetts, in May, it is raining for 16.3 days, with typically 2.32" (59mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Paxton?

May is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.1 snowfall days, in May, Paxton aggregates 0.24" (6mm) of snow.

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

The average length of the day in May in Paxton, Massachusetts, is 14.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Paxton have in May?

The average sunshine in May is 8.2h.

How high is the UV index in May in Paxton?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Paxton, Massachusetts, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Paxton, MA

Average temperature in May - Paxton, MA
  • Average high temperature in May: 66.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (30.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 47.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (18.9°F).

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Average pressure in May
Paxton, MA

Average pressure in May - Paxton, MA
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.07").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

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Average wind speed in May
Paxton, MA

Average wind speed in May - Paxton, MA
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.6mph).

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Average humidity in May
Paxton, MA

Average humidity in May - Paxton, MA
  • Average humidity in May: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (72%).

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Average rainfall in May
Paxton, MA

Average rainfall in May - Paxton, MA
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.32"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (2.76").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.69").

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Average rainfall days in May
Paxton, MA

Average rainfall days in May - Paxton, MA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.3 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January and February (6.8 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Paxton, MA

Average snowfall in May - Paxton, MA
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.24"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (6.06").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Paxton, MA

Average snowfall days in May - Paxton, MA
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (9.7 days).
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
Paxton, MA

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Paxton, MA
  • Average daylight in May: 14.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.2h

Months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Paxton, MA

Average sunshine days in May - Paxton, MA
  • Average sunshine days in May: 13.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (12.8 days).

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Average UV index in May
Paxton, MA

Average UV index in May - Paxton, MA
  • Average UV index in May: 5

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Paxton, MA

Average cloud cover in May - Paxton, MA
  • Average cloud cover in May: 49

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 36).

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Average visibility in May
Paxton, MA

Average visibility in May - Paxton, MA
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September and October (5mi).

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