May weather forecast and climate
Banner Elk, NC

What is the temperature in May in Banner Elk?

In Banner Elk, in May, the average high-temperature is 68°F (20°C), and the average low-temperature is 45°F (7.2°C).

How much does it rain in Banner Elk in May?

In Banner Elk, North Carolina, in May, typically, 4.8" (121.9mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Banner Elk?

Months with the most rainfall in Banner Elk are March and May, with an average 4.8" (121.9mm) of precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Banner Elk?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Banner Elk, North Carolina. Throughout May, Banner Elk aggregates 0.2" (5.1mm) of snow.
Average temperature in May - Banner Elk, NC
  • Average high temperature in May: 68°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (77°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 45°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (56°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20°F).

Average rainfall in May - Banner Elk, NC
  • Average rainfall in May: 4.8"

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are March and May (4.8").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (3.2").

Average snowfall in May - Banner Elk, NC
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (10.9").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average daylight in May - Banner Elk, NC
  • Average daylight in May: 14.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).