May weather forecast and climate
Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France

The last month of the spring, May, is a mild month in Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France, with average temperature fluctuating between 14°C (57.2°F) and 10.2°C (50.4°F).

Temperature

In Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in April - a moderate 14°C (57.2°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 10.2°C (50.4°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue is 82%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue is May when the rain falls for 12.1 days and typically collects 24mm (0.94") of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue snow does not fall in April through October.

Sea temperature

In Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, in May, the average water temperature is 11.9°C (53.4°F).
Note: Swimming in 11.9°C (53.4°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) 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 Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue is 15.4h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 9.1h.

UV index

In Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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 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.

What is the temperature in May in Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 14°C (57.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 10.2°C (50.4°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue?

In May, the average relative humidity is 82%.

How many days does it rain in May in Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue?

In Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France, in May, during 12.1 rainfall days, 24mm (0.94") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue?

The month with the least rainfall is May when the rain falls for 12.1 days and typically collects 24mm (0.94") of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue?

April through October are months without snowfall in Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue.

How cold is the water in May in Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue?

In May, the average sea temperature in Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France, is 11.9°C (53.4°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), 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 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

What is the average length of the day in May in Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue?

The average length of the day in May in Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France, is 15.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France, is 9.1h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
  • Average high temperature in May: 14°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (19.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (8.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 10.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (14.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (5.7°C).

Average pressure in May - Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
  • Average pressure in May: 1017.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is September (1017.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1011.6mbar).

Average wind speed in May - Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
  • Average wind speed in May: 19.9km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (29km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (18.4km/h).

Average humidity in May - Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
  • Average humidity in May: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (83%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are September, October and December (80%).

Average rainfall in May - Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
  • Average rainfall in May: 24mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (67mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (24mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
  • Average rainfall days in May: 12.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (19.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is May (12.1 days).

Average snowfall in May - Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
  • Average snowfall in May: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (8mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (1.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
  • Average sea temperature in May: 11.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (17.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (8.8°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
  • Average daylight in May: 15.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.4h).

Average sunshine days in May - Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
  • Average sunshine days in May: 16.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is May (16.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (6.9 days).

Average UV index in May - Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
  • Average UV index in May: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and November (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in May - Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
  • Average cloud cover in May: 42

Months with the most cloud cover are January, November and December (Cloud cover 62).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 38).

Average visibility in May - Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
  • Average visibility in May: 10km

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