May weather forecast
Buckeye, WV

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Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Buckeye, is a pleasant month, with an average temperature ranging between min 48.4°F (9.1°C) and max 70°F (21.1°C).

Temperature

With the onset of May, Buckeye sees a temperature rise, with the average high-temperature moving from April's mild 60.4°F (15.8°C) to a pleasant 70°F (21.1°C). With a significant daily temperature differential, Buckeye's nighttime temperature in May falls to an average of 48.4°F (9.1°C).

Humidity

In Buckeye, the average relative humidity in May is 81%.

Rainfall

In Buckeye, in May, during 18.3 rainfall days, 2.4" (61mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Buckeye, during the entire year, the rain falls for 156.9 days and collects up to 22.68" (576mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Buckeye. May is the last month it regularly snows in Buckeye. During 0.3 snowfall days, in May, Buckeye aggregates 0.04" (1mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Buckeye, West Virginia, there are 39.4 snowfall days, and 15.75" (400mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 14h and 16min.
On the first day of May in Buckeye, West Virginia, sunrise is at 6:22 am and sunset at 8:12 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:59 am and sunset at 8:37 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In Buckeye, the average sunshine in May is 8.8h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: An average maximum UV index of 5 in May leads to these recommendations:
Undertake protective steps - Preventing sun damage is advised. Limiting exposure to the direct Sun during midday hours can help prevent harmful UV radiation effects. To mitigate harm from sun exposure, pick sunglasses offering UVA and UVB defense. Take to heart! Snow reflection can almost magnify the Sun's UV radiation twofold.
Updated: Feb 14, 2024
Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us
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Frequently asked questions

What are May temperatures in Buckeye?

In Buckeye, in May, the average high-temperature is 70°F (21.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 48.4°F (9.1°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Buckeye?

The average relative humidity in May is 81%.

How many days does it rain in May in Buckeye?

In Buckeye, West Virginia, during May, the rain falls for 18.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.4" (61mm) of precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Buckeye?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Buckeye, West Virginia. During 0.3 snowfall days, in May, Buckeye aggregates 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

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

In May, the average day length in Buckeye is 14h and 16min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in May in Buckeye?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:22 am and sunset at 8:12 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:59 am and sunset at 8:37 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Buckeye have in May?

In Buckeye, the average sunshine duration in May is 8.8h.

When is the highest UV index in Buckeye?

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

What is the UV index intensity in May in Buckeye?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Buckeye is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Buckeye, WV

Average temperature in May - Buckeye, WV
  • Average high temperature in May: 70°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (36°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 48.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (57.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.6°F).

Average pressure in May
Buckeye, WV

Average pressure in May - Buckeye, WV
  • Average pressure in May: 30.02"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98"Hg).

Average wind speed in May
Buckeye, WV

Average wind speed in May - Buckeye, WV
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4mph).

Average humidity in May
Buckeye, WV

Average humidity in May - Buckeye, WV
  • Average humidity in May: 81%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (82%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are June and July (77%).

Average rainfall in May
Buckeye, WV

Average rainfall in May - Buckeye, WV
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (2.64").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.26").

Average rainfall days in May
Buckeye, WV

Average rainfall days in May - Buckeye, WV
  • Average rainfall days in May: 18.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.5 days).

Average snowfall in May
Buckeye, WV

Average snowfall in May - Buckeye, WV
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.04"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (3.7").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in May
Buckeye, WV

Average snowfall days in May - Buckeye, WV
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Buckeye, WV

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Buckeye, WV
  • Average daylight in May: 14h and 2min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 48min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 36min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h and 5min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4h and 30min).

Average sunshine days in May
Buckeye, WV

Average sunshine days in May - Buckeye, WV
  • Average sunshine days in May: 10.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (10.4 days).

Average UV index in May
Buckeye, WV

Average UV index in May - Buckeye, WV
  • 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, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in May
Buckeye, WV

Average cloud cover in May - Buckeye, WV
  • Average cloud cover in May: 48

The months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 55).
The months with the least cloud cover are June and November (Cloud cover 39).

Average visibility in May
Buckeye, WV

Average visibility in May - Buckeye, WV
  • Average visibility in May: 4mi

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

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