May weather forecast and climate
Garfield, NJ

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is an agreeable month in Garfield, New Jersey, with average temperature fluctuating between 69.4°F (20.8°C) and 52.7°F (11.5°C).

Temperature

In Garfield, the average high-temperature increases, from a moderate 58.5°F (14.7°C) in April, to a pleasant 69.4°F (20.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Garfield, is 52.7°F (11.5°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 75%.

Rainfall

In Garfield, it is raining for 16.3 days, with typically 2.4" (61mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Garfield, New Jersey, during the entire year, the rain falls for 150.9 days and collects up to 25.28" (642mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Garfield snow does not fall in May through October.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Garfield is 14.5h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 8.6h.

UV index

In Garfield, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average 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 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Garfield?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 69.4°F (20.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 52.7°F (11.5°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Garfield?

In May, the average relative humidity in Garfield, New Jersey, is 75%.

How much does it rain in Garfield in May?

In May, in Garfield, the rain falls for 16.3 days. Throughout May, 2.4" (61mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in Garfield in May?

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

When it does not snow in Garfield?

May through October are months without snowfall in Garfield.

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

In Garfield, New Jersey, the average length of the day in May is 14.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Garfield have in May?

In Garfield, the average sunshine in May is 8.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Garfield?

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

Average temperature in May
Garfield, NJ

Average temperature in May - Garfield, NJ
  • Average high temperature in May: 69.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (35.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 52.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (67.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.1°F).

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Average pressure in May
Garfield, NJ

Average pressure in May - Garfield, NJ
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.11").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

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Average wind speed in May
Garfield, NJ

Average wind speed in May - Garfield, NJ
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.9mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and March (8.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.8mph).

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Average humidity in May
Garfield, NJ

Average humidity in May - Garfield, NJ
  • Average humidity in May: 75%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (71%).

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Average rainfall in May
Garfield, NJ

Average rainfall in May - Garfield, NJ
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.91").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (1.46").

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Average rainfall days in May
Garfield, NJ

Average rainfall days in May - Garfield, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (7.5 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Garfield, NJ

Average snowfall in May - Garfield, NJ
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (2.83").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Garfield, NJ

Average snowfall days in May - Garfield, NJ
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Garfield, NJ

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Garfield, NJ
  • Average daylight in May: 14.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Garfield, NJ

Average sunshine days in May - Garfield, NJ
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.5 days).

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Average UV index in May
Garfield, NJ

Average UV index in May - Garfield, NJ
  • 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
Garfield, NJ

Average cloud cover in May - Garfield, NJ
  • Average cloud cover in May: 45

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in May
Garfield, NJ

Average visibility in May - Garfield, NJ
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

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

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