May weather forecast
Payson, AZ

The scenic landscape of Payson in Arizona, with the iconic Mogollon Rim landmark
The scenic landscape of Payson in Arizona, with the iconic Mogollon Rim landmark

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Payson, is a moderately hot month, with an average temperature varying between 74.8°F (23.8°C) and 47.8°F (8.8°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises from an enjoyable 67.3°F (19.6°C) in April to a moderately hot 74.8°F (23.8°C). In May, in Payson, Arizona, the average low-temperature is 47.8°F (8.8°C).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 31%.

Rainfall

In Payson, Arizona, it is raining for 4.5 days, with typically 0.43" (11mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Payson, Arizona, during the entire year, the rain falls for 85.7 days and collects up to 15.31" (389mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Payson, snow does not fall through October.

Daylight

In Payson, the average length of the day in May is 13h and 58min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:35 am and sunset at 7:09 pm. On the last day of May, sunrise is at 5:14 am and sunset at 7:31 pm MST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 11.8h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Payson. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in May interpret into the following advice:
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 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Payson?

In Payson, Arizona, in May, the average high-temperature is 74.8°F (23.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 47.8°F (8.8°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Payson?

The average relative humidity in May in Payson is 31%.

How many days does it rain in May in Payson?

In Payson, Arizona, during May, the rain falls for 4.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Payson?

May through October are months without snowfall in Payson.

Does it snow in Payson in May?

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

How many hours of daylight does Payson have in May?

The average day length in May in Payson, Arizona, is 13h and 58min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in May in Payson?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:35 am and sunset at 7:09 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:14 am and sunset at 7:31 pm MST.

How many hours of sunshine does Payson have in May?

In Payson, the average sunshine duration in May is 11.8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Payson?

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

What is the UV index reading in May in Payson?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index 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
Payson, AZ

Average temperature in May - Payson, AZ
  • Average high temperature in May: 74.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (50.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 47.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (64.6°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (31.5°F).

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Average pressure in May
Payson, AZ

Average pressure in May - Payson, AZ
  • Average pressure in May: 29.88"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.12"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.86"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
Payson, AZ

Average wind speed in May - Payson, AZ
  • Average wind speed in May: 7.1mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are April and May (7.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5mph).

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Average humidity in May
Payson, AZ

Average humidity in May - Payson, AZ
  • Average humidity in May: 31%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (58%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (24%).

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Average rainfall in May
Payson, AZ

Average rainfall in May - Payson, AZ
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.43"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.19").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (0.24").

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Average rainfall days in May
Payson, AZ

Average rainfall days in May - Payson, AZ
  • Average rainfall days in May: 4.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (3.3 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Payson, AZ

Average snowfall in May - Payson, AZ
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5.51").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Payson, AZ

Average snowfall days in May - Payson, AZ
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (4.3 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
Payson, AZ

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Payson, AZ
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 58min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 24min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 55min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11h and 48min

The months with the most sunshine are June and August (Average sunshine: 12h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Payson, AZ

Average sunshine days in May - Payson, AZ
  • Average sunshine days in May: 25.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (25.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.1 days).

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Average UV index in May
Payson, AZ

Average UV index in May - Payson, AZ
  • 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
Payson, AZ

Average cloud cover in May - Payson, AZ
  • Average cloud cover in May: 10

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 24).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 7).

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Average visibility in May
Payson, AZ

Average visibility in May - Payson, AZ
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

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

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