May weather forecast and climate
Atlantic Beach, NC

Rows upon rows of tranquil homes and docked boats and yachts all around the scenic shores of the iconic Atlantic Beach, North Carolina
Rows upon rows of tranquil homes and docked boats and yachts all around the scenic shores of the iconic Atlantic Beach, North Carolina

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, with average temperature varying between 75.6°F (24.2°C) and 67.1°F (19.5°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from an agreeable 68.2°F (20.1°C) in April, to a moderately hot 75.6°F (24.2°C). In Atlantic Beach, in May, the average low-temperature is 67.1°F (19.5°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity is 77%.

Rainfall

In May, in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, the rain falls for 14.1 days. Throughout May, 1.89" (48mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 169.1 rainfall days, and 24.25" (616mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Atlantic Beach snow does not fall in March through December.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Atlantic Beach is 14h.

Sunshine

In Atlantic Beach, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Atlantic Beach?

In Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, in May, the average high-temperature is 75.6°F (24.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 67.1°F (19.5°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Atlantic Beach?

The average relative humidity in May in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, is 77%.

How much does it rain in Atlantic Beach in May?

In Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, in May, it is raining for 14.1 days, with typically 1.89" (48mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Atlantic Beach?

In Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, snow does not fall in March through December.

What is the average length of the day in May in Atlantic Beach?

The average length of the day in May is 14h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Atlantic Beach?

In Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, the average sunshine in May is 10.2h.

How high is the UV index in May in Atlantic Beach?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Atlantic Beach, NC

Average temperature in May - Atlantic Beach, NC
  • Average high temperature in May: 75.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (53.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 67.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (77°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (42.4°F).

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Average pressure in May
Atlantic Beach, NC

Average pressure in May - Atlantic Beach, NC
  • Average pressure in May: 30.03"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January, November and December (30.12").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

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Average wind speed in May
Atlantic Beach, NC

Average wind speed in May - Atlantic Beach, NC
  • Average wind speed in May: 10.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and March (12.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.2mph).

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Average humidity in May
Atlantic Beach, NC

Average humidity in May - Atlantic Beach, NC
  • Average humidity in May: 77%

Months with the highest relative humidity are July and August (78%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are March and April (74%).

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Average rainfall in May
Atlantic Beach, NC

Average rainfall in May - Atlantic Beach, NC
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.89"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.43").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.87").

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Average rainfall days in May
Atlantic Beach, NC

Average rainfall days in May - Atlantic Beach, NC
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (21.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (10 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Atlantic Beach, NC

Average snowfall in May - Atlantic Beach, NC
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.28").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Atlantic Beach, NC

Average snowfall days in May - Atlantic Beach, NC
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Atlantic Beach, NC

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Atlantic Beach, NC
  • Average daylight in May: 14h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5.6).

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Average sunshine days in May
Atlantic Beach, NC

Average sunshine days in May - Atlantic Beach, NC
  • Average sunshine days in May: 14.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (18 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (6.9 days).

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Average UV index in May
Atlantic Beach, NC

Average UV index in May - Atlantic Beach, NC
  • Average UV index in May: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
Atlantic Beach, NC

Average cloud cover in May - Atlantic Beach, NC
  • Average cloud cover in May: 31

Months with the most cloud cover are March and December (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 26).

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Average visibility in May
Atlantic Beach, NC

Average visibility in May - Atlantic Beach, NC
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

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

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