May weather forecast
Arlington, VT

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Weather in May

Arlington enjoys moderate weather conditions in May, solidifying its position firmly within the spring season. Rising temperatures, longer days, and a lush landscape make the town exquisitely beautiful during this period. There is almost negligible snow with only 0.47" (12mm) recorded, allowing the town to continue its transition to summer. It is an excellent time for outdoor activities as the pleasantly mild weather encourages more active pursuits. Adventurous souls have ample opportunity to engage with nature during May's inviting climate.

Temperature

The start of May is characterized by an increase in the average high-temperature, transitioning from a fresh 53.2°F (11.8°C) in April to an enjoyable 66.9°F (19.4°C). Arlington registers a consistent average low-temperature of 45.7°F (7.6°C) during May.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 76%.

Rainfall

The wettest months are May through July and October, with an average 3.19" (81mm) of rainfall.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Arlington. May is the last month it regularly snows in Arlington, Vermont. During 0.3 snowfall days, in May, Arlington aggregates 0.47" (12mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Arlington, Vermont, there are 64.9 snowfall days, and 37.01" (940mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 14h and 41min.
On the first day of May in Arlington, sunrise is at 5:45 am and sunset at 7:54 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:15 am and sunset at 8:24 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In Arlington, the average sunshine in May is 8.7h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in May interprets into the following advice:
Be mindful. Individuals with a lighter skin tone may suffer burns in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation around mid-day is intense; avoid the Sun and stay safe. Select sunglasses that boast both UVA and UVB protection to limit the adverse effects of the sun on the eyes. Remember! The Sun's UV radiation can be magnified almost twofold by the reflection of snow.
Updated: Feb 14, 2024
Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us
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Frequently asked questions

What are May temperatures in Arlington?

The average high-temperature and low-temperature in Arlington, Vermont, during May are 66.9°F (19.4°C) and 45.7°F (7.6°C) respectively.

What is the average humidity in May in Arlington?

In Arlington, the average relative humidity in May is 76%.

What is the rainiest month in Arlington?

The months with the most rainfall in Arlington are May through July and October, with an average 3.19" (81mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Arlington in May?

In Arlington, in May, it is raining for 17.2 days, with typically 3.19" (81mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Arlington?

May is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.3 snowfall days, in May, Arlington aggregates 0.47" (12mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Arlington have in May?

The average day length in May in Arlington is 14h and 41min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in Arlington?

On the first day of May in Arlington, Vermont, sunrise is at 5:45 am and sunset at 7:54 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:15 am and sunset at 8:24 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in May in Arlington?

In May, the average sunshine duration in Arlington is 8.7h.

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

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Arlington, Vermont.

How high is the UV index in May in Arlington?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Arlington, VT

Average temperature in May - Arlington, VT
  • Average high temperature in May: 66.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 45.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (58.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.8°F).

Average pressure in May
Arlington, VT

Average pressure in May - Arlington, VT
  • Average pressure in May: 29.99"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.08"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92"Hg).

Average wind speed in May
Arlington, VT

Average wind speed in May - Arlington, VT
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.4mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, March and April (7.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.1mph).

Average humidity in May
Arlington, VT

Average humidity in May - Arlington, VT
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

Average rainfall in May
Arlington, VT

Average rainfall in May - Arlington, VT
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.19"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May, June, July and October (3.19").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are March and September (2.32").

Average rainfall days in May
Arlington, VT

Average rainfall days in May - Arlington, VT
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.3 days).

Average snowfall in May
Arlington, VT

Average snowfall in May - Arlington, VT
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.47"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (10.2").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in May
Arlington, VT

Average snowfall days in May - Arlington, VT
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (16.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Arlington, VT

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Arlington, VT
  • Average daylight in May: 14h and 4min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 18min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 6min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h and 4min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 18min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3h and 36min).

Average sunshine days in May
Arlington, VT

Average sunshine days in May - Arlington, VT
  • Average sunshine days in May: 11.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (14.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (9.2 days).

Average UV index in May
Arlington, VT

Average UV index in May - Arlington, VT
  • Average UV index in May: 5

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in May
Arlington, VT

Average cloud cover in May - Arlington, VT
  • Average cloud cover in May: 45

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 62).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 35).

Average visibility in May
Arlington, VT

Average visibility in May - Arlington, VT
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

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

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