White Sands National Monument
New Mexico, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
White Sands National Monument, NM

The stunning landscape of the White Sands National Monument in New Mexico
The stunning landscape of the White Sands National Monument in New Mexico
May, the last month of the spring, in White Sands National Monument, is a hot month, with average temperature varying between 48.6°F (9.2°C) and 88.2°F (31.2°C).

Temperature

In White Sands National Monument, New Mexico, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a warm 79.5°F (26.4°C) in April, to a hot 88.2°F (31.2°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 48.6°F (9.2°C).

Rainfall

In White Sands National Monument, in May, during 2 rainfall days, 0.4" (9.7mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in White Sands National Monument, there are 42 rainfall days, and 9" (228.7mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Throughout the year, in White Sands National Monument, 2.4" (60.9mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In White Sands National Monument, the average length of the day in May is 13.9h.

What is the temperature in May in White Sands National Monument?

In May, in White Sands National Monument, the average high-temperature is 88.2°F (31.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 48.6°F (9.2°C).

How much does it rain in White Sands National Monument in May?

In White Sands National Monument, during May, the rain falls for 2 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.4" (9.7mm) of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does White Sands National Monument have in May?

The average length of the day in May is 13.9h.
Average temperature in May - White Sands National Monument, NM
  • Average high temperature in May: 88.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (97.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (56.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 48.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (64.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (21.7°F).

Average rainfall in May - White Sands National Monument, NM
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.8").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are March and April (0.3").

Average rainfall days in May - White Sands National Monument, NM
  • Average rainfall days in May: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (7 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March, April, May and November (2 days).

Average snowfall in May - White Sands National Monument, NM
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (1").
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average daylight in May - White Sands National Monument, NM
  • Average daylight in May: 13.9h

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