Chibougamau
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Chibougamau, Canada

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderate month in Chibougamau, Canada, with average temperature ranging between min 2.2°C (36°F) and max 13.9°C (57°F).

Temperature

In Chibougamau, the average high-temperature in May significantly increases, from a cold 5.2°C (41.4°F) in April, to a mild 13.9°C (57°F). The average low-temperature, in Chibougamau, is 2.2°C (36°F).

Rainfall

In Chibougamau, in May, it is raining for 13.6 days, with typically 75.5mm (3") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 117.2 rainfall days, and 684.4mm (26.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, September through December. May is the last month it regularly snows. During 2.5 snowfall days, Chibougamau aggregates 69mm (2.7") of snow. Throughout the year, there are 94.2 snowfall days, and 3130mm (123.2") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Chibougamau, the average length of the day is 15.4h.

Sunshine

In Chibougamau, the average sunshine in May is 6.5h.

UV index

In Chibougamau, Canada, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in May in Chibougamau?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 13.9°C (57°F), while the average low-temperature is 2.2°C (36°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Chibougamau?

In Chibougamau, Canada, in May, during 13.6 rainfall days, 75.5mm (3") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Chibougamau?

May is the last month it regularly snows. During 2.5 snowfall days, in May, Chibougamau aggregates 69mm (2.7") of snow.

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

The average length of the day in May in Chibougamau, Canada, is 15.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Chibougamau have in May?

In Chibougamau, Canada, the average sunshine in May is 6.5h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Chibougamau?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Chibougamau is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Chibougamau, Canada
  • Average high temperature in May: 13.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (22.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-13.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 2.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (10.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-24.2°C).

Average rainfall in May - Chibougamau, Canada
  • Average rainfall in May: 75.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (128.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.4mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Chibougamau, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (20.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (0.6 days).

Average snowfall in May - Chibougamau, Canada
  • Average snowfall in May: 69mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (588mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Chibougamau, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in May: 2.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (18.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Chibougamau, Canada
  • Average daylight in May: 15.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 6.5h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.8h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 1.5h).

Average UV index in May - Chibougamau, Canada
  • Average UV index in May: 5

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).