Gloucester Point
Virginia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Gloucester Point, VA

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Gloucester Point, Virginia, with average temperature ranging between min 60.1°F (15.6°C) and max 74.8°F (23.8°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases, from an enjoyable 65.8°F (18.8°C) in April, to a moderately hot 74.8°F (23.8°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 60.1°F (15.6°C).

Humidity

In Gloucester Point, the average relative humidity is 77%.

Rainfall

In Gloucester Point, in May, during 17.6 rainfall days, 3.15" (80mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 165.3 rainfall days, and 34.25" (870mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Gloucester Point snow does not fall in April through October.

Ocean temperature

In Gloucester Point, the average water temperature is 60.6°F (15.9°C).
Note: For most, swimming in 60.6°F (15.9°C) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 69.8°F (21°C) to 59°F (15°C).

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 14.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Gloucester Point is 9.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Gloucester Point?

In Gloucester Point, in May, the average high-temperature is 74.8°F (23.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 60.1°F (15.6°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Gloucester Point?

In Gloucester Point, the average relative humidity in May is 77%.

How much does it rain in Gloucester Point in May?

In Gloucester Point, in May, it is raining for 17.6 days, with typically 3.15" (80mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Gloucester Point?

In Gloucester Point snow does not fall in April through October.

What is the ocean temperature in May in Gloucester Point?

In May, the average ocean temperature in Gloucester Point, Virginia, is 60.6°F (15.9°C). Swimming in 60.6°F (15.9°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

How many hours of daylight does Gloucester Point have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Gloucester Point is 14.2h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Gloucester Point?

In Gloucester Point, Virginia, the average sunshine in May is 9.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Gloucester Point?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Gloucester Point, Virginia, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average high temperature in May: 74.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (45.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 60.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (32.5°F).

Average humidity in May - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average humidity in May: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (72%).

Average rainfall in May - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.15"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.62").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (2.4").

Average rainfall days in May - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (9.6 days).

Average snowfall in May - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.34").
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in May - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average sea temperature in May: 60.5°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (79.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (43.1°F).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average daylight in May: 14.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.4h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

Average UV index in May - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average UV index in May: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).