May weather forecast and climate
Hot Springs, NC

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is an agreeable month in Hot Springs, North Carolina, with average temperature fluctuating between 71.8°F (22.1°C) and 51.1°F (10.6°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from an enjoyable 64°F (17.8°C) in April, to an agreeable 71.8°F (22.1°C). In Hot Springs, in May, the average low-temperature is 51.1°F (10.6°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Hot Springs are February, May and December, with an average relative humidity of 80%.

Rainfall

May is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 21.9 days and accumulates 4.53" (115mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Hot Springs. May is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.3 snowfall days, Hot Springs aggregates 0.12" (3mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 39 snowfall days, and 26.14" (664mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 14.1h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 9.4h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected 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. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the most humid month in Hot Springs?

February, May and December, with an average relative humidity of 80%, are most humid months in Hot Springs.

What is the average humidity in May in Hot Springs?

In Hot Springs, North Carolina, the average relative humidity in May is 80%.

What is the rainiest month in Hot Springs?

The month with the most rainfall is May when the rain falls for 21.9 days and typically aggregates up to 4.53" (115mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Hot Springs in May?

In May, the rain falls for 21.9 days. Throughout May, 4.53" (115mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Hot Springs?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Hot Springs. During 0.3 snowfall days, in May, Hot Springs aggregates 0.12" (3mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Hot Springs have in May?

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Hot Springs?

In Hot Springs, North Carolina, the average sunshine in May is 9.4h.

How high is the UV index in May in Hot Springs?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Hot Springs, NC

Average temperature in May - Hot Springs, NC
  • Average high temperature in May: 71.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 51.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.1°F).

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Average pressure in May
Hot Springs, NC

Average pressure in May - Hot Springs, NC
  • Average pressure in May: 30.03"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.99").

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Average wind speed in May
Hot Springs, NC

Average wind speed in May - Hot Springs, NC
  • Average wind speed in May: 5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (6.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.4mph).

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Average humidity in May
Hot Springs, NC

Average humidity in May - Hot Springs, NC
  • Average humidity in May: 80%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, May and December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (76%).

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Average rainfall in May
Hot Springs, NC

Average rainfall in May - Hot Springs, NC
  • Average rainfall in May: 4.53"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.53").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.52").

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Average rainfall days in May
Hot Springs, NC

Average rainfall days in May - Hot Springs, NC
  • Average rainfall days in May: 21.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (21.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (11.6 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Hot Springs, NC

Average snowfall in May - Hot Springs, NC
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.12"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (8.11").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Hot Springs, NC

Average snowfall days in May - Hot Springs, NC
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Hot Springs, NC

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Hot Springs, NC

Average sunshine days in May - Hot Springs, NC
  • Average sunshine days in May: 7.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (15.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.9 days).

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Average UV index in May
Hot Springs, NC

Average UV index in May - Hot Springs, NC
  • Average UV index in May: 5

The month with the highest UV index is August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in May
Hot Springs, NC

Average cloud cover in May - Hot Springs, NC
  • Average cloud cover in May: 41

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 52).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in May
Hot Springs, NC

Average visibility in May - Hot Springs, NC
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

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

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