May weather forecast
White Plains, NY

Yellow rays from the setting sun shining upon the buildings in White Plain, New York
Yellow rays from the setting sun shining upon the buildings in White Plain, New York

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in White Plains, is an enjoyable month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 52.3°F (11.3°C) and 67.5°F (19.7°C).

Temperature

In White Plains, the average high-temperature in May rises from a moderate 56.8°F (13.8°C) in April to a comfortable 67.5°F (19.7°C). The average low-temperature, in White Plains, New York, is 52.3°F (11.3°C).

Humidity

In White Plains, the average relative humidity in May is 75%.

Rainfall

In White Plains, New York, during May, the rain falls for 16.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation. In White Plains, during the entire year, the rain falls for 160.4 days and collects up to 35.31" (897mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In White Plains, snow does not fall through October.

Daylight

In White Plains, the average length of the day in May is 14h and 30min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:52 am and sunset at 7:51 pm. On the last day of May, in White Plains, sunrise is at 5:25 am and sunset at 8:20 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May in White Plains is 8.7h.

UV index

In White Plains, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in May transform into the following instructions:
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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in May in White Plains?

In May, the average relative humidity is 75%.

How much does it rain in White Plains in May?

In White Plains, in May, it is raining for 16.7 days, with typically 2.76" (70mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in White Plains?

In White Plains, New York, snow does not fall in May through October.

Does it snow in White Plains in May?

In May, in White Plains, it doesn't snow. April is the latest month when it typically snows.

What is the average length of the day in May in White Plains?

In White Plains, New York, the average day length in May is 14h and 30min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in White Plains?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:52 am and sunset at 7:51 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:25 am and sunset at 8:20 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in May in White Plains?

The average sunshine duration in May in White Plains is 8.7h.

How high is the UV index in May in White Plains?

In White Plains, New York, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in May
White Plains, NY

Average temperature in May - White Plains, NY
  • Average high temperature in May: 67.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (35.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 52.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25°F).

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Average pressure in May
White Plains, NY

Average pressure in May - White Plains, NY
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.1"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
White Plains, NY

Average wind speed in May - White Plains, NY
  • Average wind speed in May: 7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6mph).

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Average humidity in May
White Plains, NY

Average humidity in May - White Plains, NY
  • Average humidity in May: 75%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (76%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and August (71%).

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Average rainfall in May
White Plains, NY

Average rainfall in May - White Plains, NY
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.76"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.98").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.2").

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Average rainfall days in May
White Plains, NY

Average rainfall days in May - White Plains, NY
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.1 days).

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Average snowfall in May
White Plains, NY

Average snowfall in May - White Plains, NY
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (3.78").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
White Plains, NY

Average snowfall days in May - White Plains, NY
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (7.7 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
White Plains, NY

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - White Plains, NY
  • Average daylight in May: 14h and 30min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 5min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 17min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 30min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in May
White Plains, NY

Average sunshine days in May - White Plains, NY
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
White Plains, NY

Average UV index in May - White Plains, NY
  • Average UV index in May: 5

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in May
White Plains, NY

Average cloud cover in May - White Plains, NY
  • Average cloud cover in May: 45

The months with the most cloud cover are February, March and December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in May
White Plains, NY

Average visibility in May - White Plains, NY
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

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

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