May weather forecast and climate
Chaparral, NM

May, the last month of the spring, in Chaparral, is another warm month, with average temperature varying between 84.7°F (29.3°C) and 60.3°F (15.7°C).

Temperature

In Chaparral, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from 77.2°F (25.1°C) in April, to a still warm 84.7°F (29.3°C). In Chaparral, in May, the average low-temperature is 60.3°F (15.7°C).

Humidity

Months with the lowest humidity are April and May, with an average relative humidity of 22%.

Rainfall

In Chaparral, it is raining for 2.8 days, with typically 0.24" (6mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Chaparral, during the entire year, the rain falls for 62.9 days and collects up to 6.65" (169mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

March through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Chaparral, New Mexico, is 13.8h.

Sunshine

In Chaparral, the average sunshine is 11.7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Chaparral?

In Chaparral, New Mexico, in May, the average high-temperature is 84.7°F (29.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 60.3°F (15.7°C).

What is the least humid month in Chaparral?

April and May, with an average relative humidity of 22%, are the least humid months.

What is the average humidity in May in Chaparral?

In Chaparral, the average relative humidity in May is 22%.

How many days does it rain in May in Chaparral?

In Chaparral, New Mexico, during May, the rain falls for 2.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.24" (6mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Chaparral?

In Chaparral snow does not fall in March through October.

How many hours of daylight does Chaparral have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Chaparral is 13.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Chaparral have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Chaparral, New Mexico, is 11.7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Chaparral?

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

How high is the UV index in May in Chaparral?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Chaparral is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Chaparral, NM
  • Average high temperature in May: 84.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (94.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (54.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 60.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (74.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (37.2°F).

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.11").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83").

Average wind speed in May - Chaparral, NM
  • Average wind speed in May: 10.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (6.3mph).

Average humidity in May - Chaparral, NM
  • Average humidity in May: 22%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (49%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and May (22%).

Average rainfall in May - Chaparral, NM
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.24"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.38").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (0.08").

Average rainfall days in May - Chaparral, NM
  • Average rainfall days in May: 2.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (11.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is April (2.3 days).

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

Months with the highest snowfall are February and December (0.63").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Chaparral, NM
  • Average daylight in May: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11.7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h).

Average sunshine days in May - Chaparral, NM
  • Average sunshine days in May: 27.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is April (28.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (17.2 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in May - Chaparral, NM
  • Average cloud cover in May: 9

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 19).
Months with the least cloud cover are May and June (Cloud cover 9).

Average visibility in May - Chaparral, 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).