May weather forecast
Lincoln, VA

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Lincoln, Virginia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 73.8°F (23.2°C) and an average low of 54°F (12.2°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature rises from an enjoyable 64°F (17.8°C) in April to a moderately hot 73.8°F (23.2°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 54°F (12.2°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

The wettest months in Lincoln are May and August, with an average 3.35" (85mm) of rainfall.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall in Lincoln, Virginia.

Daylight

In Lincoln, the average length of the day in May is 14h and 20min.
On the first day of May, sunrise is at 6:12 am and sunset at 8:03 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:46 am and sunset at 8:30 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In Lincoln, the average sunshine in May is 8.9h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in May transform into the following instructions:
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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Lincoln?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 73.8°F (23.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 54°F (12.2°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Lincoln?

The average relative humidity in May in Lincoln is 77%.

What is the wettest month in Lincoln?

The wettest months in Lincoln, Virginia, are May and August, with an average 3.35" (85mm) of rainfall.

How much does it rain in Lincoln in May?

In May, in Lincoln, the rain falls for 17.3 days. Throughout May, 3.35" (85mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Lincoln?

May through September are months without snowfall in Lincoln, Virginia.

Does it snow in Lincoln in May?

In May, it doesn't snow. April is the latest month when it typically snows.

How many hours of daylight does Lincoln have in May?

The average day length in May in Lincoln, Virginia, is 14h and 20min.

When are sunrise and sunset in May in Lincoln?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:12 am and sunset at 8:03 pm. On the last day of the month, in Lincoln, Virginia, sunrise is at 5:46 am and sunset at 8:30 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Lincoln have in May?

In May, the average sunshine duration in Lincoln is 8.9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Lincoln?

The months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in May in Lincoln?

In Lincoln, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Lincoln, VA

Average temperature in May - Lincoln, VA
  • Average high temperature in May: 73.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (38.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 54°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.8°F).

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Average pressure in May
Lincoln, VA

Average pressure in May - Lincoln, VA
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.14"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.95"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
Lincoln, VA

Average wind speed in May - Lincoln, VA
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (7.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.4mph).

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Average humidity in May
Lincoln, VA

Average humidity in May - Lincoln, VA
  • Average humidity in May: 77%

The months with the highest relative humidity are October and December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (73%).

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Average rainfall in May
Lincoln, VA

Average rainfall in May - Lincoln, VA
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.35"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May and August (3.35").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.93").

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Average rainfall days in May
Lincoln, VA

Average rainfall days in May - Lincoln, VA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (10.1 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Lincoln, VA

Average snowfall in May - Lincoln, VA
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.17").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Lincoln, VA

Average snowfall days in May - Lincoln, VA
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Lincoln, VA

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Lincoln, VA
  • Average daylight in May: 14h and 20min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 52min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 28min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 48min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Lincoln, VA

Average sunshine days in May - Lincoln, VA
  • Average sunshine days in May: 11.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.1 days).

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Average UV index in May
Lincoln, VA

Average UV index in May - Lincoln, VA
  • Average UV index in May: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Lincoln, VA

Average cloud cover in May - Lincoln, VA
  • Average cloud cover in May: 44

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in May
Lincoln, VA

Average visibility in May - Lincoln, VA
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

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

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