May weather forecast
Lake George, NY

Lake George, New York, and the Tongue Mountain range viewed from atop a large rock in the Adirondack Mountains
Lake George, New York, and the Tongue Mountain range viewed from atop a large rock in the Adirondack Mountains

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a comfortable month in Lake George, New York, with temperature in the range of an average high of 65.8°F (18.8°C) and an average low of 44.6°F (7°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases considerably from a fresh 51.4°F (10.8°C) in April to a comfortable 65.8°F (18.8°C). In May, in Lake George, the average low-temperature is 44.6°F (7°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 75%.

Rainfall

In Lake George, New York, in May, during 15.8 rainfall days, 2.91" (74mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Lake George, during the entire year, the rain falls for 153.4 days and collects up to 29.41" (747mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. May is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.5 snowfall days, in May, Lake George aggregates 0.2" (5mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 65.5 snowfall days, and 39.96" (1015mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 14h and 43min.
On the first day of May in Lake George, New York, sunrise is at 5:47 am and sunset at 7:56 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:17 am and sunset at 8:27 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Lake George is 8.3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Lake George is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in May interpret into the following advice:
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. 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 Lake George?

In May, the average relative humidity is 75%.

How many days does it rain in May in Lake George?

In Lake George, in May, it is raining for 15.8 days, with typically 2.91" (74mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Lake George?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Lake George. During 0.5 snowfall days, in May, Lake George aggregates 0.2" (5mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in May in Lake George?

The average day length in May in Lake George is 14h and 43min.

When are sunrise and sunset in May in Lake George?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:47 am and sunset at 7:56 pm. On the last day of the month, in Lake George, sunrise is at 5:17 am and sunset at 8:27 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in May in Lake George?

In Lake George, New York, the average sunshine duration in May is 8.3h.

How high is the UV index in May in Lake George?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Lake George, New York, is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Lake George, NY

Average temperature in May - Lake George, 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 (25.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 44.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (56.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.6°F).

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Average pressure in May
Lake George, NY

Average pressure in May - Lake George, NY
  • Average pressure in May: 29.98"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.08"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
Lake George, NY

Average wind speed in May - Lake George, NY
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.2mph).

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Average humidity in May
Lake George, NY

Average humidity in May - Lake George, NY
  • Average humidity in May: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

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Average rainfall in May
Lake George, NY

Average rainfall in May - Lake George, NY
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.11").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.81").

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Average rainfall days in May
Lake George, NY

Average rainfall days in May - Lake George, NY
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (17 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.8 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Lake George, NY

Average snowfall in May - Lake George, NY
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (10.55").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Lake George, NY

Average snowfall days in May - Lake George, NY
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (14.9 days).
The 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
Lake George, NY

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Lake George, NY
  • Average daylight in May: 14h and 43min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 22min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 1min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Lake George, NY

Average sunshine days in May - Lake George, NY
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (15.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (10.8 days).

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Average UV index in May
Lake George, NY

Average UV index in May - Lake George, NY
  • Average UV index in May: 4

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in May
Lake George, NY

Average cloud cover in May - Lake George, NY
  • Average cloud cover in May: 48

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 62).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 36).

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Average visibility in May
Lake George, NY

Average visibility in May - Lake George, NY
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

The 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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