May weather forecast and climate
Manteo, NC

What is the temperature in May in Manteo?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Manteo, North Carolina, is 75.2°F (24°C), while the average low-temperature is 57.2°F (14°C).

How many days does it rain in May in Manteo?

In Manteo, during May, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 4" (102mm) of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Manteo?

The average seawater temperature, in May, is 68.5°F (20.3°C). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 68.5°F (20.3°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).
Average temperature in May - Manteo, NC
  • Average high temperature in May: 75°F

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (86°F).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (52°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 57°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (70°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34°F).

Average rainfall in May - Manteo, NC
  • Average rainfall in May: 4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.7").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (3.2").

Average rainfall days in May - Manteo, NC
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are September, October and November (8 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Manteo, NC
  • Average sea temperature in May: 68.4°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (81.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (53.3°F).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Manteo, 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: 9h

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

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

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