May weather forecast and climate
Caprock, NM

May, the last month of the spring, in Caprock, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 82.9°F (28.3°C) and an average low of 60.1°F (15.6°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 75.9°F (24.4°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 82.9°F (28.3°C). In Caprock, New Mexico, in May, the average low-temperature is 60.1°F (15.6°C).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity in Caprock is 36%.

Rainfall

In Caprock, it is raining for 7.4 days, with typically 0.83" (21mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Caprock, there are 77 rainfall days, and 11.22" (285mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall in Caprock.

Daylight

In Caprock, the average length of the day is 13.9h.

Sunshine

In Caprock, the average sunshine is 11.3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Caprock is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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 Caprock?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Caprock, New Mexico, is 82.9°F (28.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 60.1°F (15.6°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Caprock?

In May, the average relative humidity in Caprock, New Mexico, is 36%.

How much does it rain in Caprock in May?

In Caprock, in May, it is raining for 7.4 days, with typically 0.83" (21mm) of accumulated precipitation.

Does it snow in Caprock in May?

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

When it does not snow in Caprock?

May through September are months without snowfall in Caprock, New Mexico.

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

In Caprock, the average length of the day in May is 13.9h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Caprock?

The average sunshine in May is 11.3h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Caprock?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Caprock, New Mexico, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Caprock, NM
  • Average high temperature in May: 82.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (91.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 60.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.2°F).

Average pressure in May - Caprock, NM
  • Average pressure in May: 29.85"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83").

Average wind speed in May - Caprock, NM
  • Average wind speed in May: 12.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (10.3mph).

Average humidity in May - Caprock, NM
  • Average humidity in May: 36%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (54%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (32%).

Average rainfall in May - Caprock, NM
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.83"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (2.4").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.24").

Average rainfall days in May - Caprock, NM
  • Average rainfall days in May: 7.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (11.7 days).
Months with the least rainy days are February and November (2.5 days).

Average snowfall in May - Caprock, NM
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (1.18").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in May - Caprock, NM
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Caprock, NM
  • Average daylight in May: 13.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.9h).

Average sunshine days in May - Caprock, NM
  • Average sunshine days in May: 21.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (27.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (16.5 days).

Average UV index in May - Caprock, NM
  • Average UV index in May: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in May - Caprock, NM
  • Average cloud cover in May: 15

The month with the most cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 23).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 13).

Average visibility in May - Caprock, NM
  • 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).