May weather forecast
Montpelier, VT

Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont
Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Montpelier, is a comfortable month, with an average temperature varying between 43.2°F (6.2°C) and 63.7°F (17.6°C).

Temperature

In Montpelier, the average high-temperature in May significantly increases from a frosty 48.2°F (9°C) in April to a comfortable 63.7°F (17.6°C). In Montpelier, in May, the average low-temperature is 43.2°F (6.2°C).

Humidity

May is the least humid month, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

Rainfall

In Montpelier, it is raining for 17.8 days, with typically 2.99" (76mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 166.6 rainfall days, and 32.01" (813mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. May is the last month it regularly snows. During 1 snowfall days, Montpelier aggregates 1.14" (29mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 107.7 snowfall days, and 58.82" (1494mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Montpelier, the average length of the day in May is 14h and 48min.
On the first day of May, sunrise is at 5:41 am and sunset at 7:53 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:09 am and sunset at 8:26 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In Montpelier, Vermont, the average sunshine in May is 7.7h.

UV index

In Montpelier, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 in May transform into the following instructions:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Montpelier?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Montpelier, is 63.7°F (17.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 43.2°F (6.2°C).

What is the least humid month in Montpelier?

With an average relative humidity of 76%, May is the least humid month in Montpelier, Vermont.

What is the average humidity in May in Montpelier?

The average relative humidity in May in Montpelier is 76%.

How many days does it rain in May in Montpelier?

In May, in Montpelier, Vermont, the rain falls for 17.8 days. Throughout May, 2.99" (76mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Montpelier?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Montpelier. During 1 snowfall days, in May, Montpelier aggregates 1.14" (29mm) of snow.

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

In Montpelier, the average day length in May is 14h and 48min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in Montpelier?

On the first day of May in Montpelier, Vermont, sunrise is at 5:41 am and sunset at 7:53 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:09 am and sunset at 8:26 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Montpelier have in May?

In May, the average sunshine duration in Montpelier is 7.7h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Montpelier?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Montpelier is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in May
Montpelier, VT

Average temperature in May - Montpelier, VT
  • Average high temperature in May: 63.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (76.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (23.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 43.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (10.8°F).

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Average pressure in May
Montpelier, VT

Average pressure in May - Montpelier, VT
  • Average pressure in May: 29.98"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.07"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
Montpelier, VT

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5mph).

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Average humidity in May
Montpelier, VT

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

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (76%).

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Average rainfall in May
Montpelier, VT

Average rainfall in May - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.99"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.43").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.09").

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Average rainfall days in May
Montpelier, VT

Average rainfall days in May - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (6.8 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Montpelier, VT

Average snowfall in May - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall in May: 1.14"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (13.31").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Montpelier, VT

Average snowfall days in May - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall days in May: 1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (22.3 days).
The 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
Montpelier, VT

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Montpelier, VT
  • Average daylight in May: 14h and 48min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 28min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 56min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9h and 48min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 2h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Montpelier, VT

Average sunshine days in May - Montpelier, VT
  • Average sunshine days in May: 10.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (14.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (5.5 days).

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Average UV index in May
Montpelier, VT

Average UV index in May - Montpelier, VT
  • Average UV index in May: 4

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Montpelier, VT

Average cloud cover in May - Montpelier, VT
  • Average cloud cover in May: 51

The months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 74).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 39).

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Average visibility in May
Montpelier, VT

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

The months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (5mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and December (4mi).

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