May weather forecast and climate
Cambridge, NY

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Cambridge, is a comfortable month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 66.9°F (19.4°C) and an average low of 45.7°F (7.6°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases, from a fresh 53.2°F (11.8°C) in April, to a comfortable 66.9°F (19.4°C). In Cambridge, the average low-temperature is 45.7°F (7.6°C).

Humidity

In Cambridge, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

The wettest months in Cambridge are May through July and October, with an average 3.19" (81mm) of rainfall.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Cambridge, New York. May is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.3 snowfall days, in May, Cambridge aggregates 0.47" (12mm) of snow. In Cambridge, New York, during the entire year, snow falls for 64.9 days, and aggregates up to 37.01" (940mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Cambridge is 14.7h.

Sunshine

In Cambridge, the average sunshine is 8.7h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Cambridge. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
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. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in May in Cambridge?

The average relative humidity in May in Cambridge, New York, is 76%.

What is the wettest month in Cambridge?

The wettest months in Cambridge, New York, are May through July and October, with an average 3.19" (81mm) of rainfall.

How much does it rain in Cambridge in May?

In Cambridge, New York, in May, it is raining for 17.2 days, with typically 3.19" (81mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Cambridge?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Cambridge, New York. During 0.3 snowfall days, in May, Cambridge aggregates 0.47" (12mm) of snow.

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

In May, the average length of the day is 14.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Cambridge have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Cambridge, New York, is 8.7h.

When is the highest UV index in Cambridge?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Cambridge?

In Cambridge, New York, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Cambridge, NY

Average temperature in May - Cambridge, NY
  • Average high temperature in May: 66.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 45.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (58.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.8°F).

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Average pressure in May
Cambridge, NY

Average pressure in May - Cambridge, NY
  • Average pressure in May: 29.99"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.08").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92").

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Average wind speed in May
Cambridge, NY

Average wind speed in May - Cambridge, NY
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.4mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, March and April (7.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.1mph).

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Average humidity in May
Cambridge, NY

Average humidity in May - Cambridge, NY
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

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Average rainfall in May
Cambridge, NY

Average rainfall in May - Cambridge, NY
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.19"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May, June, July and October (3.19").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are March and September (2.32").

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Average rainfall days in May
Cambridge, NY

Average rainfall days in May - Cambridge, NY
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Cambridge, NY

Average snowfall in May - Cambridge, NY
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.47"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (10.2").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Cambridge, NY

Average snowfall days in May - Cambridge, NY
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (16.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Cambridge, NY

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Cambridge, NY
  • Average daylight in May: 14.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.6h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Cambridge, NY

Average sunshine days in May - Cambridge, NY
  • Average sunshine days in May: 11.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (14.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (9.2 days).

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Average UV index in May
Cambridge, NY

Average UV index in May - Cambridge, NY
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in May
Cambridge, NY

Average cloud cover in May - Cambridge, NY
  • Average cloud cover in May: 45

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 62).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in May
Cambridge, NY

Average visibility in May - Cambridge, NY
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are April and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (5mi).

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