Alice Springs
Australia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Alice Springs, Australia

May, the last month of the autumn, in Alice Springs, is also an agreeable month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 11.8°C (53.2°F) and an average high of 22.1°C (71.8°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 27.6°C (81.7°F) in April, to an agreeable 22.1°C (71.8°F). The average low-temperature, in Alice Springs, is 11.8°C (53.2°F).

Humidity

In Alice Springs, Australia, the average relative humidity is 42%.

Rainfall

In Alice Springs, during May, the rain falls for 2.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 6mm (0.24") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 46.9 rainfall days, and 167mm (6.57") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Alice Springs is 11h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Alice Springs is 8.3h.

UV index

May and June, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index in Alice Springs. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Alice Springs?

In May, the average high-temperature is 22.1°C (71.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 11.8°C (53.2°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Alice Springs?

In May, the average relative humidity in Alice Springs is 42%.

How much does it rain in Alice Springs in May?

In Alice Springs, in May, it is raining for 2.4 days, with typically 6mm (0.24") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in May in Alice Springs?

The average length of the day in May in Alice Springs, Australia, is 11h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Alice Springs?

In Alice Springs, Australia, the average sunshine in May is 8.3h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Alice Springs?

May and June, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index.

How high is the UV index in May in Alice Springs?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Alice Springs is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Alice Springs, Australia
  • Average high temperature in May: 22.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (34.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (18.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 11.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (24.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (8.1°C).

Average humidity in May - Alice Springs, Australia
  • Average humidity in May: 42%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (49%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (24%).

Average rainfall in May - Alice Springs, Australia
  • Average rainfall in May: 6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (31mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (2mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Alice Springs, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 2.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (7.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (1.1 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Alice Springs, Australia
  • Average daylight in May: 11h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.6h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.3h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 11.8h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.3h).

Average UV index in May - Alice Springs, Australia
  • Average UV index in May: 4

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are May and June (UV index 4).