Pipestone
Minnesota, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Pipestone, MN

Water trickles down on high rocks and cliffs in the Winnewissa Falls in Pipestone, Minnesota, a view of green trees and green moss on top of some rocks
Water trickles down on high rocks and cliffs in the Winnewissa Falls in Pipestone, Minnesota, a view of green trees and green moss on top of some rocks
May, the last month of the spring, in Pipestone, is an agreeable month, with average temperature varying between 69.8°F (21°C) and 44.6°F (7°C).

Temperature

In Pipestone, the average high-temperature in May increases, from a moderate 57.2°F (14°C) in April, to a pleasant 69.8°F (21°C). In Pipestone, Minnesota, the average low-temperature is 44.6°F (7°C).

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout May, 3.2" (81mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Pipestone, during the entire year, the rain falls for 104 days and collects up to 25.6" (649mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

In Pipestone, the average length of the day in May is 14.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Pipestone is 9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Pipestone?

In May, the average high-temperature is 69.8°F (21°C), and the average low-temperature is 44.6°F (7°C).

How many days does it rain in May in Pipestone?

In May, in Pipestone, Minnesota, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout May, 3.2" (81mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

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

The average length of the day in May in Pipestone, Minnesota, is 14.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Pipestone have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Pipestone, Minnesota, is 9h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Pipestone?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Pipestone is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Pipestone, MN
  • Average high temperature in May: 70°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (21°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 45°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (0°F).

Average rainfall in May - Pipestone, MN
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.9").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0.5").

Average rainfall days in May - Pipestone, MN
  • Average rainfall days in May: 11 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May and June (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February, October, November and December (7 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Pipestone, MN
  • Average daylight in May: 14.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in May - Pipestone, MN
  • Average UV index in May: 7

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).