Lake Placid
New York, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Lake Placid, NY

A beautiful image taken in the fall, of scenic golden and brown trees in the Mountain Village along with Lake Placid, New York, a perfect reflection image
A beautiful image taken in the fall, of scenic golden and brown trees in the Mountain Village along with Lake Placid, New York, a perfect reflection image
The last month of the spring, Mayo, is an enjoyable month in Lake Placid, New York, with average temperature ranging between min 38.5°F (3.6°C) and max 63.3°F (17.4°C).

Temperature

In Mayo, the average high-temperature rises, from a fresh 50.2°F (10.1°C) in Abril, to a comfortable 63.3°F (17.4°C). In Mayo, the average low-temperature is 38.5°F (3.6°C).

Rainfall

In Lake Placid, during Mayo, the rain falls for 15 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.19" (81mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Lake Placid, New York, there are 177 rainfall days, and 39.25" (997mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 14.8h.

Sunshine

In Mayo, the average sunshine in Lake Placid is 7h.

UV index

In Lake Placid, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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.

What is the temperature in Mayo in Lake Placid?

In Mayo, in Lake Placid, the average high-temperature is 63.3°F (17.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 38.5°F (3.6°C).

How much does it rain in Lake Placid in Mayo?

In Mayo, the rain falls for 15 days. Throughout Mayo, 3.19" (81mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Lake Placid have in Mayo?

The average length of the day in Mayo is 14.8h.

How long on average sun shines in Mayo in Lake Placid?

In Mayo, the average sunshine in Lake Placid, New York, is 7h.

How high is the UV index in Mayo in Lake Placid?

In Mayo, the average daily maximum UV index in Lake Placid is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average high temperature in May: 63.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (76.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 38.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (52.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (4.3°F).

Average rainfall in May - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.5").

Average rainfall days in May - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (18 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July, September and October (13 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average daylight in May: 14.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in May - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average UV index in May: 7

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