May weather forecast
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

May, the last month of the spring in Atlantic Beach, is a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 75.6°F (24.2°C) and an average low of 67.1°F (19.5°C).

Temperature

In Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, the average high-temperature in May marginally rises 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

In May, the average relative humidity in Atlantic Beach is 77%.

Rainfall

In Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, it is raining for 14.1 days, with typically 1.89" (48mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 169.1 rainfall days, and 24.25" (616mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

March through December are months without snowfall in Atlantic Beach.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, is 13h and 59min.
On the first day of May, sunrise is at 6:16 am and sunset at 7:51 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:55 am and sunset at 8:14 pm EDT.

Sunshine

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

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Atlantic Beach?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 75.6°F (24.2°C), while 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 is 77%.

How much does it rain in Atlantic Beach in May?

In Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, during May, the rain falls for 14.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.89" (48mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Atlantic Beach?

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

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

In Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, the average day length in May is 13h and 59min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in May in Atlantic Beach?

On the first day of May in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, sunrise is at 6:16 am and sunset at 7:51 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:55 am and sunset at 8:14 pm EDT.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in May in Atlantic Beach?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Atlantic Beach is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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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"Hg

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

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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%

The months with the highest relative humidity are July and August (78%).
The 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").
The 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).
The 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 and 0min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 24min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 54min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h and 1min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 54min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5h and 36min).

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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

The 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

The 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

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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