May weather forecast and climate
Essex, Canada

May, the last month of the spring, in Essex, is a comfortable month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 18°C (64.4°F) and an average low of 10°C (50°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases, from a cool 11.3°C (52.3°F) in April, to an enjoyable 18°C (64.4°F). In Essex, Canada, the average low-temperature is 10°C (50°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Essex is 75%.

Rainfall

Months with the most rainfall in Essex are May and June, with an average 92mm (3.62") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. May is the last month it regularly snows in Essex, Canada. During 0.2 snowfall days, Essex aggregates 12mm (0.47") of snow. Throughout the year, there are 38.7 snowfall days, and 321mm (12.64") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Essex, the average length of the day is 14.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Essex is 8.9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Essex is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
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. 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 temperature in May in Essex?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Essex, is 18°C (64.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 10°C (50°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Essex?

In May, the average relative humidity in Essex, Canada, is 75%.

How much does it rain in Essex in May?

In May, in Essex, Canada, the rain falls for 18.8 days. Throughout May, 92mm (3.62") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Essex?

Months with the most rainfall in Essex are May and June, with an average 92mm (3.62") of precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Essex?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Essex. During 0.2 snowfall days, in May, Essex aggregates 12mm (0.47") of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Essex have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Essex, Canada, is 14.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Essex have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Essex is 8.9h.

How high is the UV index in May in Essex?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Essex, Canada, 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 - Essex, Canada
  • Average high temperature in May: 18°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (26.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-1.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 10°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (18.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-6.8°C).

Average pressure in May - Essex, Canada
  • Average pressure in May: 1015.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1019.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.5mbar).

Average wind speed in May - Essex, Canada
  • Average wind speed in May: 13.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (17.5km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (11.2km/h).

Average humidity in May - Essex, Canada
  • Average humidity in May: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (85%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (74%).

Average rainfall in May - Essex, Canada
  • Average rainfall in May: 92mm

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May and June (92mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (35mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Essex, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in May: 18.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.4 days).

Average snowfall in May - Essex, Canada
  • Average snowfall in May: 12mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (93mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Essex, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Essex, Canada
  • Average daylight in May: 14.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.1h).

Average sunshine days in May - Essex, Canada
  • Average sunshine days in May: 9.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (16.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.6 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in May - Essex, Canada
  • Average cloud cover in May: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 67).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 28).

Average visibility in May - Essex, Canada
  • Average visibility in May: 9km

The month with the highest visibility is October (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, November and December (9km).