May weather forecast
Deadhorse, AK

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Deadhorse, is a subzero cold month, with an average temperature varying between 21.6°F (-5.8°C) and 30°F (-1.1°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases considerably from an extreme cold 13.5°F (-10.3°C) in April to a subzero cold 30°F (-1.1°C). In Deadhorse, in May, the average low-temperature is 21.6°F (-5.8°C).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity in Deadhorse is 92%.

Rainfall

In Deadhorse, in May, during 4 rainfall days, 0.24" (6mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Deadhorse, Alaska, during the entire year, the rain falls for 52.1 days and collects up to 3.62" (92mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Deadhorse are January through June, August through December. In Deadhorse, during 9.6 snowfall days, 0.87" (22mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Deadhorse, Alaska, during the entire year, snow falls for 122.8 days and aggregates up to 10.24" (260mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

January through May, November and December, with an average ocean temperature of 28.4°F (-2°C), are months with the coldest seawater.
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May in Deadhorse is 9h and 22min.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Deadhorse is 2.7h.

UV index

In Deadhorse, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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 Deadhorse?

In May, in Deadhorse, Alaska, the average high-temperature is 30°F (-1.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 21.6°F (-5.8°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Deadhorse?

In Deadhorse, the average relative humidity in May is 92%.

How much does it rain in Deadhorse in May?

In May, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout May, 0.24" (6mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Deadhorse in May?

In Deadhorse, Alaska, during May, snow falls for 9.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.87" (22mm) of snow.

What are the months with the coldest ocean in Deadhorse?

January through May, November and December, with an average ocean temperature of 28.4°F (-2°C), are months with the coldest seawater in Deadhorse, Alaska.

What is the ocean temperature in May in Deadhorse?

In Deadhorse, the average seawater temperature in May is 28.4°F (-2°C). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

How many hours of daylight does Deadhorse have in May?

The average day length in May is 9h and 22min.

How long on average sun shines in May in Deadhorse?

The average sunshine duration in May in Deadhorse is 2.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Deadhorse?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Deadhorse is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Deadhorse, AK

Average temperature in May - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average high temperature in May: 30°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (51.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-7.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 21.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (40.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-16.6°F).

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Average pressure in May
Deadhorse, AK

Average pressure in May - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average pressure in May: 30.06"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is March (30.07"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.84"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
Deadhorse, AK

Average wind speed in May - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average wind speed in May: 9.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (11.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (9.8mph).

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Average humidity in May
Deadhorse, AK

Average humidity in May - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average humidity in May: 92%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January, February, March and December (93%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (76%).

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Average rainfall in May
Deadhorse, AK

Average rainfall in May - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.24"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (0.83").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, April and December (0.16").

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Average rainfall days in May
Deadhorse, AK

Average rainfall days in May - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average rainfall days in May: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (11.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (0.7 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Deadhorse, AK

Average snowfall in May - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.87"

The month with the highest snowfall is November (1.81").
The month with the least snowfall is July (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Deadhorse, AK

Average snowfall days in May - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average snowfall days in May: 9.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is November (17.5 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0.2 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Deadhorse, AK

Average sea temperature in May - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average sea temperature in May: 28°F

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (36°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, April, May, November and December (28°F).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Deadhorse, AK

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average daylight in May: 9h and 22min

The month with the longest days is August (Average daylight: 18h and 11min).
The months with the shortest days are June and December (Average daylight: 0h and 0min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 2h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 0h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Deadhorse, AK

Average sunshine days in May - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average sunshine days in May: 18.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (21 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (14 days).

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Average UV index in May
Deadhorse, AK

Average UV index in May - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average UV index in May: 2

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 3).
The months with the lowest UV index are February, March, April, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in May
Deadhorse, AK

Average cloud cover in May - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average cloud cover in May: 68

The months with the most cloud cover are November and December (Cloud cover 76).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 45).

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Average visibility in May
Deadhorse, AK

Average visibility in May - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are June, July, August, September and October (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, March and December (4mi).

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