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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Ballarat, Australia

May, the last month of the autumn, in Ballarat, is another mild month, with average temperature fluctuating between 13.6°C (56.5°F) and 5.7°C (42.3°F).

Temperature

In Ballarat, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from an enjoyable 17.6°C (63.7°F) in April, to a moderate 13.6°C (56.5°F). The average low-temperature, in May, is 5.7°C (42.3°F).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 69%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 16.1 days. Throughout May, 65.1mm (2.56") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 166.2 rainfall days, and 690.5mm (27.19") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 10.1h.

Sunshine

May through July, with an average of 4h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Ballarat.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Ballarat?

In May, the average high-temperature is 13.6°C (56.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 5.7°C (42.3°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Ballarat?

The average relative humidity in May is 69%.

How much does it rain in Ballarat in May?

In Ballarat, in May, during 16.1 rainfall days, 65.1mm (2.56") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Ballarat have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Ballarat, Australia, is 10.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Ballarat?

May through July, with an average of 4h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in May in Ballarat?

The average sunshine in May is 4h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Ballarat?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Ballarat, Australia
  • Average high temperature in May: 13.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (25.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (10°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 5.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (11.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (3.2°C).

Average humidity in May - Ballarat, Australia
  • Average humidity in May: 69%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (42%).

Average rainfall in May - Ballarat, Australia
  • Average rainfall in May: 65.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (74.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (38.1mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Ballarat, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (7.2 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Ballarat, Australia
  • Average daylight in May: 10.1h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 4h

The month with most sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in May - Ballarat, Australia
  • Average UV index in May: 3

The month with the highest UV index is January (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 2).