May weather forecast and climate
Elkins, NH

The last month of the spring, May, is an enjoyable month in Elkins, New Hampshire, with average temperature fluctuating between 64.9°F (18.3°C) and 43.7°F (6.5°C).

Temperature

In Elkins, the average high-temperature in May rises, from a fresh 51.1°F (10.6°C) in April, to an enjoyable 64.9°F (18.3°C). In May, in Elkins, the average low-temperature is 43.7°F (6.5°C).

Humidity

In Elkins, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

In Elkins, New Hampshire, during May, the rain falls for 16.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.52" (64mm) of precipitation. In Elkins, during the entire year, the rain falls for 146.9 days and collects up to 30.35" (771mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Elkins, New Hampshire. May is the last month it regularly snows in Elkins, New Hampshire. During 0.3 snowfall days, in May, Elkins aggregates 0.35" (9mm) of snow. In Elkins, during the entire year, snow falls for 57 days, and aggregates up to 34.45" (875mm) of snow.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Elkins is 14.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Elkins is 7.8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in May in Elkins?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Elkins, is 64.9°F (18.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 43.7°F (6.5°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Elkins?

The average relative humidity in May in Elkins, New Hampshire, is 76%.

How much does it rain in Elkins in May?

In Elkins, during May, the rain falls for 16.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.52" (64mm) of precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Elkins?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Elkins. During 0.3 snowfall days, in May, Elkins aggregates 0.35" (9mm) of snow.

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

The average length of the day in May in Elkins, New Hampshire, is 14.7h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Elkins?

The average sunshine in May in Elkins, New Hampshire, is 7.8h.

When is the highest UV index in Elkins?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Elkins.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Elkins?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Elkins, New Hampshire, is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Elkins, NH
  • Average high temperature in May: 64.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 43.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (56.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (12.6°F).

Average pressure in May - Elkins, NH
  • Average pressure in May: 29.99"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.07").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91").

Average wind speed in May - Elkins, NH
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5mph).

Average humidity in May - Elkins, NH
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (75%).

Average rainfall in May - Elkins, NH
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.52"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (3.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (1.93").

Average rainfall days in May - Elkins, NH
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.2 days).

Average snowfall in May - Elkins, NH
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.35"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (9.65").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in May - Elkins, NH
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Elkins, NH
  • Average daylight in May: 14.7h

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

  • Average sunshine in May: 7.8h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.7h).

Average sunshine days in May - Elkins, NH
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (16.6 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are March and April (11.5 days).

Average UV index in May - Elkins, NH
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are February and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in May - Elkins, NH
  • Average cloud cover in May: 51

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 60).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 38).

Average visibility in May - Elkins, NH
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, October, November and December (5mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and September (4mi).