May weather forecast
Carlsbad, NM

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a tropical month in Carlsbad, New Mexico, with temperature in the range of an average high of 86.2°F (30.1°C) and an average low of 62.4°F (16.9°C).

Temperature

In Carlsbad, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases from a warm 78.8°F (26°C) in April to a tropical 86.2°F (30.1°C). In Carlsbad, in May, the average low-temperature is 62.4°F (16.9°C).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 30%.

Rainfall

In May, in Carlsbad, the rain falls for 6.7 days. Throughout May, 0.83" (21mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 78.1 rainfall days, and 9.72" (247mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Carlsbad, snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In Carlsbad, New Mexico, the average length of the day in May is 13h and 50min.
On the first day of May in Carlsbad, sunrise is at 6:09 am and sunset at 7:38 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:50 am and sunset at 7:58 pm MDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 11.6h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Carlsbad are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in May transform into the following instructions:
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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in May in Carlsbad?

The average relative humidity in May in Carlsbad is 30%.

How much does it rain in Carlsbad in May?

In Carlsbad, New Mexico, during May, the rain falls for 6.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.83" (21mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Carlsbad?

In Carlsbad, New Mexico, snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Carlsbad have in May?

The average day length in May in Carlsbad is 13h and 50min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in May in Carlsbad?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:09 am and sunset at 7:38 pm. On the last day of the month, in Carlsbad, New Mexico, sunrise is at 5:50 am and sunset at 7:58 pm MDT.

How long on average sun shines in May in Carlsbad?

In May, the average sunshine duration is 11.6h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Carlsbad?

The months with the highest UV index in Carlsbad are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Carlsbad?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Carlsbad is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Carlsbad, NM

Average temperature in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average high temperature in May: 86.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (95°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (56.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 62.4°F

The months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (74.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (37.2°F).

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Average pressure in May
Carlsbad, NM

Average pressure in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average pressure in May: 29.85"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.12"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
Carlsbad, NM

Average wind speed in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average wind speed in May: 11.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are January and December (8.4mph).

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Average humidity in May
Carlsbad, NM

Average humidity in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average humidity in May: 30%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (48%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (26%).

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Average rainfall in May
Carlsbad, NM

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (1.85").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.16").

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Average rainfall days in May
Carlsbad, NM

Average rainfall days in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average rainfall days in May: 6.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.4 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Carlsbad, NM

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.67").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Carlsbad, NM

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (1.9 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Carlsbad, NM

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 50min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 15min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 4min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h and 0min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 7h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Carlsbad, NM

Average sunshine days in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average sunshine days in May: 22.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (26.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (14.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
Carlsbad, NM

Average UV index in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average UV index in May: 7

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
Carlsbad, NM

Average cloud cover in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average cloud cover in May: 13

The months with the most cloud cover are September and December (Cloud cover 19).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 11).

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Average visibility in May
Carlsbad, NM

Average visibility in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

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

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