Canton
Ohio, USA
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May weather forecast and climate
Canton, OH

A dusk view of a part of the large city of Canton in Ohio, with a view of the clear blue sky above, several neon street lights
A dusk view of a part of the large city of Canton in Ohio, with a view of the clear blue sky above, several neon street lights
May, the last month of the spring, in Canton, is a pleasant month, with average temperature ranging between min 48.6°F (9.2°C) and max 69.8°F (21°C).

Temperature

In Canton, the average high-temperature in May rises, from a moderate 60.1°F (15.6°C) in April, to an agreeable 69.8°F (21°C). In May, in Canton, the average low-temperature is 48.6°F (9.2°C).

Rainfall

May is the month with the most rainfall in Canton. Rain falls for 14 days and accumulates 4.3" (108.7mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Canton, Ohio, are January through May, October through December. May is the last month it regularly snows. Throughout May, Canton aggregates 0.1" (2.5mm) of snow. Throughout the year, 47.8" (1214.1mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 14.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Canton, Ohio, is 7h.

UV index

In Canton, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 8 transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 minutes. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in May in Canton?

In Canton, Ohio, in May, the average high-temperature is 69.8°F (21°C), and the average low-temperature is 48.6°F (9.2°C).

How much does it rain in Canton in May?

In Canton, Ohio, in May, it is raining for 14 days, with typically 4.3" (108.7mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Canton?

The month with the most rainfall in Canton, Ohio, is May when the rain falls for 14 days and typically aggregates up to 4.3" (108.7mm) of precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Canton?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Canton, Ohio. Throughout May, Canton aggregates 0.1" (2.5mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Canton have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Canton, Ohio, is 14.5h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Canton?

In Canton, Ohio, the average sunshine in May is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Canton?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Canton, Ohio, is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Canton, OH
  • Average high temperature in May: 69.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (33.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 48.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (62°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.3°F).

Average rainfall in May - Canton, OH
  • Average rainfall in May: 4.3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.3").

Average rainfall days in May - Canton, OH
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (17.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (9.6 days).

Average snowfall in May - Canton, OH
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.1"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (12.6").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in May - Canton, OH
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Canton, OH
  • Average daylight in May: 14.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2h).

Average UV index in May - Canton, OH
  • Average UV index in May: 8

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).