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

May weather forecast and climate
Cherokee, NC

The last month of the spring, Mayo, is a warm month in Cherokee, North Carolina, with average temperature fluctuating between 46.4°F (8°C) and 73.4°F (23°C).

Temperature

In Mayo, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a comfortable 66.2°F (19°C) in Abril, to a warm 73.4°F (23°C). In Cherokee, the average low-temperature is 46.4°F (8°C).

Rainfall

In Cherokee, during 12 rainfall days, 5.31" (135mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Cherokee, North Carolina, during the entire year, the rain falls for 135 days and collects up to 60.87" (1546mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

Mayo and Junio, with an average of 9h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Cherokee.

UV index

In Mayo, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 9 interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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 Mayo in Cherokee?

In Mayo, in Cherokee, North Carolina, the average high-temperature is 73.4°F (23°C), and the average low-temperature is 46.4°F (8°C).

How much does it rain in Cherokee in Mayo?

In Cherokee, during Mayo, the rain falls for 12 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.31" (135mm) of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in Mayo in Cherokee?

In Cherokee, North Carolina, the average length of the day in Mayo is 14.1h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Cherokee?

Months with the most sunshine in Cherokee, North Carolina, are Mayo and Junio, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Cherokee have in Mayo?

In Cherokee, the average sunshine in Mayo is 9h.

What is the UV index reading in Mayo in Cherokee?

In Cherokee, the average daily maximum UV index in Mayo is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Cherokee, NC
  • Average high temperature in May: 73°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (45°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 46°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (59°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23°F).

Average rainfall in May - Cherokee, NC
  • Average rainfall in May: 5.3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (6.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (3.9").

Average rainfall days in May - Cherokee, NC
  • Average rainfall days in May: 12 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are March and July (13 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (9 days).

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

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

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in May - Cherokee, NC
  • Average UV index in May: 9

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 3).