May weather forecast
Bridgeport, CT

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a comfortable month in Bridgeport, Connecticut, with temperature in the range of an average low of 52.5°F (11.4°C) and an average high of 64.9°F (18.3°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases from a fresh 54.7°F (12.6°C) in April to a comfortable 64.9°F (18.3°C). In Bridgeport, in May, the average low-temperature is 52.5°F (11.4°C).

Humidity

May and June, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are the most humid months in Bridgeport.

Rainfall

In Bridgeport, Connecticut, in May, during 17.3 rainfall days, 3.03" (77mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Bridgeport, during the entire year, the rain falls for 170.1 days and collects up to 37.76" (959mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Bridgeport, Connecticut, snow does not fall through October.

Ocean temperature

In Bridgeport, the average seawater temperature in May is 52°F (11.1°C).
Note: At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

Daylight

In Bridgeport, the average length of the day in May is 14h and 31min.
On the first day of May in Bridgeport, sunrise is at 5:49 am and sunset at 7:49 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:22 am and sunset at 8:18 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 8.8h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Bridgeport is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. 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 the 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.
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FAQ

What are the most humid months in Bridgeport?

May and June, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are most humid months.

What is the average humidity in May in Bridgeport?

In Bridgeport, Connecticut, the average relative humidity in May is 76%.

How much does it rain in Bridgeport in May?

In Bridgeport, in May, it is raining for 17.3 days, with typically 3.03" (77mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Bridgeport?

In Bridgeport, snow does not fall in May through October.

Does it snow in Bridgeport in May?

In May, in Bridgeport, Connecticut, it doesn't snow. April is the latest month when it typically snows.

What is the ocean temperature in May in Bridgeport?

In Bridgeport, the average seawater temperature in May is 52°F (11.1°C). Swimming in 52°F (11.1°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

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

In Bridgeport, Connecticut, the average day length in May is 14h and 31min.

When are sunrise and sunset in May in Bridgeport?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:49 am and sunset at 7:49 pm. On the last day of the month, in Bridgeport, sunrise is at 5:22 am and sunset at 8:18 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Bridgeport have in May?

The average sunshine duration in May in Bridgeport is 8.8h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Bridgeport?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Bridgeport, CT

Average temperature in May - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average high temperature in May: 64.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (36.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 52.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.6°F).

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Average pressure in May
Bridgeport, CT

Average pressure in May - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.09"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
Bridgeport, CT

Average wind speed in May - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average wind speed in May: 7.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (6.8mph).

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Average humidity in May
Bridgeport, CT

Average humidity in May - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

The months with the highest relative humidity are May and June (76%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and November (72%).

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Average rainfall in May
Bridgeport, CT

Average rainfall in May - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.03"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.21").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (2.48").

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Average rainfall days in May
Bridgeport, CT

Average rainfall days in May - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.4 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Bridgeport, CT

Average snowfall in May - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (2.8").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Bridgeport, CT

Average snowfall days in May - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (7.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Bridgeport, CT

Average sea temperature in May - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average sea temperature in May: 51.9°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (73°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (39°F).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Bridgeport, CT

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average daylight in May: 14h and 31min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 6min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 16min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h and 48min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Bridgeport, CT

Average sunshine days in May - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average sunshine days in May: 11.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (11.2 days).

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Average UV index in May
Bridgeport, CT

Average UV index in May - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average UV index in May: 5

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in May
Bridgeport, CT

Average cloud cover in May - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average cloud cover in May: 43

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in May
Bridgeport, CT

Average visibility in May - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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