May weather forecast and climate
Ruth, NC

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Ruth, North Carolina, with average temperature varying between 55.9°F (13.3°C) and 77.5°F (25.3°C).

Temperature

In Ruth, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases, from a pleasant 69.4°F (20.8°C) in April, to a warm 77.5°F (25.3°C). In May, in Ruth, the average low-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

In Ruth, in May, it is raining for 16.8 days, with typically 2.76" (70mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Ruth, during the entire year, the rain falls for 153.8 days and collects up to 29.09" (739mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 14h.

Sunshine

In Ruth, North Carolina, the average sunshine is 9.9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Ruth, North Carolina, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Ruth?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Ruth, North Carolina, is 77.5°F (25.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Ruth?

In May, the average relative humidity in Ruth is 75%.

How many days does it rain in May in Ruth?

In Ruth, North Carolina, in May, during 16.8 rainfall days, 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Ruth?

In Ruth snow does not fall in April through October.

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

In May, the average length of the day in Ruth is 14h.

How many hours of sunshine does Ruth have in May?

In Ruth, the average sunshine in May is 9.9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Ruth?

Months with the highest UV index in Ruth are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in May in Ruth?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Ruth, North Carolina, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Ruth, NC

Average temperature in May - Ruth, NC
  • Average high temperature in May: 77.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (46.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 55.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (30.7°F).

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Average pressure in May
Ruth, NC

Average pressure in May - Ruth, 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
Ruth, NC

Average wind speed in May - Ruth, NC
  • Average wind speed in May: 4.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.7mph).

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Average humidity in May
Ruth, NC

Average humidity in May - Ruth, NC
  • Average humidity in May: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (69%).

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Average rainfall in May
Ruth, NC

Average rainfall in May - Ruth, NC
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.76"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.39").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.65").

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Average rainfall days in May
Ruth, NC

Average rainfall days in May - Ruth, NC
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.5 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Ruth, NC

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2.52").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Ruth, NC

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Ruth, NC

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Ruth, NC
  • Average daylight in May: 14h

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: 9.9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Ruth, NC

Average sunshine days in May - Ruth, NC
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.5 days).

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Average UV index in May
Ruth, NC

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in May
Ruth, NC

Average cloud cover in May - Ruth, NC
  • Average cloud cover in May: 35

Months with the most cloud cover are February, March and December (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in May
Ruth, NC

Average visibility in May - Ruth, NC
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is May (5mi).

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