May weather forecast
Raquette Lake, NY

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is an enjoyable month in Raquette Lake, New York, with temperature in the range of an average high of 62.6°F (17°C) and an average low of 43.5°F (6.4°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature soars, from a chilly 47.3°F (8.5°C) in April, to an enjoyable 62.6°F (17°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 43.5°F (6.4°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 78%, May is the least humid month in Raquette Lake.

Rainfall

May is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 19.7 days and accumulates 4.17" (106mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Raquette Lake are January through May, September through December. May is the last month it regularly snows. During 2.7 snowfall days, in May, Raquette Lake aggregates 1.97" (50mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Raquette Lake, there are 114.2 snowfall days, and 82.4" (2093mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Raquette Lake, the average length of the day in May is 14h and 45min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:50 am and sunset at 8:01 pm. On the last day of May, sunrise is at 5:19 am and sunset at 8:32 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 7.9h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Raquette Lake is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 in May transform into the following instructions:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Raquette Lake?

In Raquette Lake, New York, in May, the average high-temperature is 62.6°F (17°C), and the average low-temperature is 43.5°F (6.4°C).

What is the least humid month in Raquette Lake?

With an average relative humidity of 78%, May is the least humid month.

What is the average humidity in May in Raquette Lake?

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

What is the wettest month in Raquette Lake?

May is the month with the most rainfall in Raquette Lake, New York. Rain falls for 19.7 days and accumulates 4.17" (106mm) of precipitation.

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

In Raquette Lake, New York, in May, it is raining for 19.7 days, with typically 4.17" (106mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Raquette Lake?

May is the last month it regularly snows. During 2.7 snowfall days, in May, Raquette Lake aggregates 1.97" (50mm) of snow.

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

The average day length in May in Raquette Lake is 14h and 45min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in May in Raquette Lake?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:50 am and sunset at 8:01 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:19 am and sunset at 8:32 pm EDT.

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

The average sunshine duration in May in Raquette Lake is 7.9h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Raquette Lake?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Raquette Lake, New York, is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Raquette Lake, NY

Average temperature in May - Raquette Lake, NY
  • Average high temperature in May: 62.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (74.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (22.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 43.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (10.8°F).

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Average pressure in May
Raquette Lake, NY

Average pressure in May - Raquette Lake, 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
Raquette Lake, NY

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and April (9.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.2mph).

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Average humidity in May
Raquette Lake, NY

Average humidity in May - Raquette Lake, NY
  • Average humidity in May: 78%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (78%).

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Average rainfall in May
Raquette Lake, NY

Average rainfall in May - Raquette Lake, NY
  • Average rainfall in May: 4.17"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.17").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.48").

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Average rainfall days in May
Raquette Lake, NY

Average rainfall days in May - Raquette Lake, NY
  • Average rainfall days in May: 19.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.1 days).
The months with the least rainy days are January and February (4.8 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Raquette Lake, NY

Average snowfall in May - Raquette Lake, NY
  • Average snowfall in May: 1.97"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (15.2").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Raquette Lake, NY

Average snowfall days in May - Raquette Lake, NY
  • Average snowfall days in May: 2.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (21.9 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Raquette Lake, NY

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Raquette Lake, NY
  • Average daylight in May: 14h and 45min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 25min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 59min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9h and 30min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Raquette Lake, NY

Average sunshine days in May - Raquette Lake, NY
  • Average sunshine days in May: 8.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (13.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (4.7 days).

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Average UV index in May
Raquette Lake, NY

Average UV index in May - Raquette Lake, 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
Raquette Lake, NY

Average cloud cover in May - Raquette Lake, NY
  • Average cloud cover in May: 51

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 81).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 42).

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Average visibility in May
Raquette Lake, NY

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

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

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