May weather forecast
Canaan, NY

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is an enjoyable month in Canaan, New York, with average temperature fluctuating between 45.9°F (7.7°C) and 65.8°F (18.8°C).

Temperature

In Canaan, the average high-temperature in May increases, from a cool 52.9°F (11.6°C) in April, to an enjoyable 65.8°F (18.8°C). In Canaan, New York,, the average low-temperature is 45.9°F (7.7°C).

Humidity

In Canaan, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Canaan is May when the rain falls for 18.3 days and typically aggregates up to 3.54" (90mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. May is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.6 snowfall days, in May, Canaan aggregates 0.51" (13mm) of snow. In Canaan, during the entire year, snow falls for 69.2 days, and aggregates up to 40.98" (1041mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 14.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Canaan is 8.2h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in May in Canaan?

In Canaan, New York, the average relative humidity in May is 78%.

What is the wettest month in Canaan?

The month with the most rainfall is May when the rain falls for 18.3 days and typically aggregates up to 3.54" (90mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Canaan in May?

In Canaan, New York, during May, the rain falls for 18.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.54" (90mm) of precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Canaan?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Canaan. During 0.6 snowfall days, in May, Canaan aggregates 0.51" (13mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Canaan have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Canaan, New York, is 14.6h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Canaan?

The average sunshine in May in Canaan, New York, is 8.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Canaan?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Canaan is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Canaan, NY

Average temperature in May - Canaan, NY
  • Average high temperature in May: 65.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 45.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.4°F).

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Average pressure in May
Canaan, NY

Average pressure in May - Canaan, NY
  • Average pressure in May: 30"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.09").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92").

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Average wind speed in May
Canaan, NY

Average wind speed in May - Canaan, NY
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.7mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (8.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.3mph).

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Average humidity in May
Canaan, NY

Average humidity in May - Canaan, NY
  • Average humidity in May: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (76%).

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Average rainfall in May
Canaan, NY

Average rainfall in May - Canaan, NY
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.54"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (2.4").

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Average rainfall days in May
Canaan, NY

Average rainfall days in May - Canaan, NY
  • Average rainfall days in May: 18.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (7.8 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Canaan, NY

Average snowfall in May - Canaan, NY
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.51"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (10.35").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Canaan, NY

Average snowfall days in May - Canaan, NY
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (15.9 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
Canaan, NY

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Canaan, NY
  • Average daylight in May: 14.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.2h

Months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.6h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Canaan, NY

Average sunshine days in May - Canaan, NY
  • Average sunshine days in May: 9.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (14.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (9.1 days).

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Average UV index in May
Canaan, NY

Average UV index in May - Canaan, NY
  • Average UV index in May: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in May
Canaan, NY

Average cloud cover in May - Canaan, NY
  • Average cloud cover in May: 49

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 61).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 37).

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Average visibility in May
Canaan, NY

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

Months with the highest visibility are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (5mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is February (4mi).

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