Carrboro
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Carrboro, NC

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Carrboro, North Carolina, with average temperature ranging between max 78.6°F (25.9°C) and min 59.4°F (15.2°C).

Temperature

In Carrboro, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases, from an agreeable 70.3°F (21.3°C) in April, to a warm 78.6°F (25.9°C). In Carrboro, the average low-temperature is 59.4°F (15.2°C).

Humidity

In Carrboro, the average relative humidity in May is 76%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is May when the rain falls for 14.6 days and typically aggregates up to 1.77" (45mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Carrboro snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Carrboro is 14.1h.

Sunshine

In Carrboro, the average sunshine is 9.5h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average 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. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Carrboro?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Carrboro, is 78.6°F (25.9°C), while the average low-temperature is 59.4°F (15.2°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Carrboro?

In May, the average relative humidity in Carrboro is 76%.

How much does it rain in Carrboro in May?

In Carrboro, North Carolina, in May, during 14.6 rainfall days, 1.77" (45mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Carrboro?

May is the month with the most rainfall in Carrboro. Rain falls for 14.6 days and accumulates 1.77" (45mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Carrboro?

In Carrboro, North Carolina, snow does not fall in April through October.

What is the average length of the day in May in Carrboro?

In Carrboro, North Carolina, the average length of the day in May is 14.1h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Carrboro?

In Carrboro, the average sunshine in May is 9.5h.

How high is the UV index in May in Carrboro?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Carrboro, North Carolina, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Carrboro, NC
  • Average high temperature in May: 78.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 59.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (32°F).

Average humidity in May - Carrboro, NC
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (71%).

Average rainfall in May - Carrboro, NC
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.77"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (1.77").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (0.83").

Average rainfall days in May - Carrboro, NC
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (6.4 days).

Average snowfall in May - Carrboro, NC
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.47").
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in May - Carrboro, NC
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Carrboro, 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: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average UV index in May - Carrboro, NC
  • Average UV index in May: 6

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).