May weather forecast and climate
Cayuga, NY

The last month of the spring, May, is a comfortable month in Cayuga, New York, with average temperature ranging between min 47.8°F (8.8°C) and max 66.9°F (19.4°C).

Temperature

In Cayuga, the average high-temperature in May rises, from a fresh 53.4°F (11.9°C) in April, to a comfortable 66.9°F (19.4°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 47.8°F (8.8°C).

Humidity

Months with the lowest humidity are April and May, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

Rainfall

In Cayuga, during May, the rain falls for 16.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.52" (64mm) of precipitation. In Cayuga, during the entire year, the rain falls for 163.3 days and collects up to 22.6" (574mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. May is the last month it regularly snows in Cayuga. During 0.2 snowfall days, Cayuga aggregates 0.04" (1mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 73.3 snowfall days, and 20.75" (527mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Cayuga?

In May, in Cayuga, New York, the average high-temperature is 66.9°F (19.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 47.8°F (8.8°C).

What are the least humid months in Cayuga?

Months with the lowest humidity in Cayuga, New York, are April and May, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

What is the average humidity in May in Cayuga?

The average relative humidity in May is 78%.

How much does it rain in Cayuga in May?

In Cayuga, New York, during May, the rain falls for 16.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.52" (64mm) of precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Cayuga?

May is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.2 snowfall days, in May, Cayuga aggregates 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Cayuga have in May?

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Cayuga?

In Cayuga, New York, the average sunshine in May is 9h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in May in Cayuga?

In Cayuga, New York, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Cayuga, NY
  • Average high temperature in May: 66.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 47.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (60.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (18°F).

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

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

Average wind speed in May - Cayuga, NY
  • Average wind speed in May: 7.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6mph).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (86%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and May (78%).

Average rainfall in May - Cayuga, NY
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.52"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (2.6").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.22").

Average rainfall days in May - Cayuga, NY
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (7.7 days).

Average snowfall in May - Cayuga, NY
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.04"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5.12").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in May - Cayuga, NY
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (18.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Cayuga, 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: 9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2.6h).

Average sunshine days in May - Cayuga, NY
  • Average sunshine days in May: 11.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (13.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (6.2 days).

Average UV index in May - Cayuga, 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).

Average cloud cover in May - Cayuga, NY
  • Average cloud cover in May: 42

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 73).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 32).

Average visibility in May - Cayuga, NY
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

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