Kingston
New York, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Kingston, NY

May, the last month of the spring, in Kingston, is an agreeable month, with average temperature ranging between min 46.4°F (8°C) and max 69.8°F (21°C).

Temperature

In Kingston, the average high-temperature in May increases, from a mild 57.2°F (14°C) in April, to a pleasant 69.8°F (21°C). In Kingston, in May, the average low-temperature is 46.4°F (8°C).

Rainfall

May is the month with the most rainfall in Kingston. Rain falls for 12 days and accumulates 4.1" (104mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Kingston is 14.6h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Kingston is 8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Kingston is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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 Kingston?

In May, in Kingston, the average high-temperature is 69.8°F (21°C), and the average low-temperature is 46.4°F (8°C).

How much does it rain in Kingston in May?

In Kingston, in May, it is raining for 12 days, with typically 4.1" (104mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Kingston?

The month with the most rainfall in Kingston is May when the rain falls for 12 days and typically aggregates up to 4.1" (104mm) of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Kingston have in May?

The average length of the day in May is 14.6h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Kingston?

In May, the average sunshine in Kingston, New York, is 8h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Kingston?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average high temperature in May: 70°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (32°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 46°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14°F).

Average rainfall in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average rainfall in May: 4.1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.6").

Average rainfall days in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average rainfall days in May: 12 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are September and October (9 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average UV index in May: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).