Arviat
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Arviat, Canada

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity in Arviat, Canada, is 86%.

Rainfall

In Arviat, in May, during 4.8 rainfall days, 20mm (0.79") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Arviat, during the entire year, the rain falls for 67.6 days and collects up to 291mm (11.46") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through June, September through December are months with snowfall in Arviat. In Arviat, during 12.4 snowfall days, 76mm (2.99") of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 112 snowfall days, and 501mm (19.72") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Arviat, Canada, the average length of the day is 17.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Arviat, Canada, is 6.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
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. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the average humidity in May in Arviat?

In Arviat, Canada, the average relative humidity in May is 86%.

How many days does it rain in May in Arviat?

In Arviat, during May, the rain falls for 4.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 20mm (0.79") of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Arviat in May?

In May, in Arviat, it is snowing for 12.4 days. Throughout May, 76mm (2.99") of snow is accumulated.

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

In Arviat, Canada, the average length of the day in May is 17.5h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Arviat?

In May, the average sunshine in Arviat, Canada, is 6.7h.

How high is the UV index in May in Arviat?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average humidity in May - Arviat, Canada
  • Average humidity in May: 86%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (97%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (71%).

Average rainfall in May - Arviat, Canada
  • Average rainfall in May: 20mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (50mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (6mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Arviat, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in May: 4.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (13 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (0.3 days).

Average snowfall in May - Arviat, Canada
  • Average snowfall in May: 76mm

The month with the highest snowfall is November (80mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are July and August (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Arviat, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in May: 12.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (16.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Arviat, Canada
  • Average daylight in May: 17.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 6.7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1h).

Average UV index in May - Arviat, Canada
  • Average UV index in May: 2

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