May weather forecast
Milford, CT

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Milford, is a comfortable month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 52.2°F (11.2°C) and 65.8°F (18.8°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature rises from a cool 54.9°F (12.7°C) in April to an enjoyable 65.8°F (18.8°C). In Milford, the average low-temperature is 52.2°F (11.2°C).

Humidity

The months with the highest humidity are February, May and June, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

Rainfall

In May, in Milford, the rain falls for 17.5 days. Throughout May, 2.95" (75mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Milford, there are 170.6 rainfall days, and 37.09" (942mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Milford, snow does not fall through October.

Ocean temperature

In May, the average ocean temperature is 52°F (11.1°C).
Note: 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.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Milford is 14h and 31min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:49 am and sunset at 7:49 pm. On the last day of May, sunrise is at 5:21 am and sunset at 8:18 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Milford, Connecticut, is 8.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. 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 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the most humid month in Milford?

The months with the highest humidity in Milford are February, May and June, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

What is the average humidity in May in Milford?

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

How much does it rain in Milford in May?

In Milford, Connecticut, during May, the rain falls for 17.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.95" (75mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Milford?

May through October are months without snowfall in Milford.

Does it snow in Milford in May?

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

How cold is the water in May in Milford?

In May, the average ocean temperature in Milford 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 Milford?

The average day length in May in Milford, Connecticut, is 14h and 31min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in Milford?

On the first day of May in Milford, Connecticut, sunrise is at 5:49 am and sunset at 7:49 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:21 am and sunset at 8:18 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Milford have in May?

In May, the average sunshine duration in Milford, Connecticut, is 8.7h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Milford?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Milford is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Milford, CT

Average temperature in May - Milford, CT
  • Average high temperature in May: 65.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (35.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 52.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (67.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.1°F).

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Average pressure in May
Milford, CT

Average pressure in May - Milford, 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
Milford, CT

Average wind speed in May - Milford, CT
  • Average wind speed in May: 7.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.6mph).

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Average humidity in May
Milford, CT

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

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

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Average rainfall in May
Milford, CT

Average rainfall in May - Milford, CT
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.95"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.13").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.4").

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Average rainfall days in May
Milford, CT

Average rainfall days in May - Milford, CT
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.4 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Milford, CT

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.87").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Milford, CT

Average snowfall days in May - Milford, CT
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (7.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Milford, CT

Average sea temperature in May - Milford, 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
Milford, CT

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Milford, 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 42min

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

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Average sunshine days in May
Milford, CT

Average sunshine days in May - Milford, CT
  • Average sunshine days in May: 11.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (17 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (10.7 days).

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Average UV index in May
Milford, CT

Average UV index in May - Milford, 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
Milford, CT

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

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

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Average visibility in May
Milford, CT

Average visibility in May - Milford, 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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