May weather forecast and climate
Bryson City, NC

May, the last month of the spring, in Bryson City, is an agreeable month, with average temperature varying between 50.5°F (10.3°C) and 70.7°F (21.5°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from an enjoyable 62.8°F (17.1°C) in April, to an agreeable 70.7°F (21.5°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 50.5°F (10.3°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are May and September, with an average relative humidity of 81%.

Rainfall

In Bryson City, North Carolina, during 19.6 rainfall days, 3.7" (94mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Bryson City, there are 189.2 rainfall days, and 40.39" (1026mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Bryson City snow does not fall through September.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 14.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Bryson City is 9.3h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Bryson City, North Carolina. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
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 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in May in Bryson City?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Bryson City, is 70.7°F (21.5°C), while the average low-temperature is 50.5°F (10.3°C).

What are the most humid months in Bryson City?

Months with the highest humidity are May and September, with an average relative humidity of 81%.

What is the average humidity in May in Bryson City?

The average relative humidity in May in Bryson City is 81%.

How much does it rain in Bryson City in May?

In May, in Bryson City, the rain falls for 19.6 days. Throughout May, 3.7" (94mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in Bryson City in May?

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

When it does not snow in Bryson City?

May through September are months without snowfall in Bryson City.

What is the average length of the day in May in Bryson City?

In May, the average length of the day in Bryson City is 14.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bryson City have in May?

In Bryson City, the average sunshine in May is 9.3h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Bryson City?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in May in Bryson City?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Bryson City is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Bryson City, NC
  • Average high temperature in May: 70.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 50.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27°F).

Average pressure in May - Bryson City, NC
  • Average pressure in May: 30.03"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.99").

Average wind speed in May - Bryson City, NC
  • Average wind speed in May: 4.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and April (5.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.1mph).

Average humidity in May - Bryson City, NC
  • Average humidity in May: 81%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and September (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (77%).

Average rainfall in May - Bryson City, NC
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.7"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.33").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.56").

Average rainfall days in May - Bryson City, NC
  • Average rainfall days in May: 19.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.7 days).

Average snowfall in May - Bryson City, NC
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2.95").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in May - Bryson City, NC
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.1 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (5.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Bryson City, NC
  • Average daylight in May: 14.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

Average sunshine days in May - Bryson City, NC
  • Average sunshine days in May: 9.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (17.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.8 days).

Average UV index in May - Bryson City, NC
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in May - Bryson City, NC
  • Average cloud cover in May: 43

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 37).

Average visibility in May - Bryson City, NC
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

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