Topeka
Kansas, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Topeka, KS

The tall tower of Topeka High School in Topeka, Kansas
The tall tower of Topeka High School in Topeka, Kansas
The last month of the spring, May, is a pleasant month in Topeka, Kansas, with average temperature ranging between max 73°F (22.8°C) and min 55.6°F (13.1°C).

Temperature

In Topeka, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from an enjoyable 64.6°F (18.1°C) in April, to an agreeable 73°F (22.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Topeka, is 55.6°F (13.1°C).

Humidity

The most humid month is May, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

Rainfall

May is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 16.3 days and accumulates 3.74" (95mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Topeka is 14.3h.

Sunshine

In Topeka, the average sunshine in May is 8.9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Topeka are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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 Topeka?

In May, in Topeka, Kansas, the average high-temperature is 73°F (22.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 55.6°F (13.1°C).

What is the most humid month in Topeka?

With an average relative humidity of 78%, May is the most humid month in Topeka.

What is the average humidity in May in Topeka?

In Topeka, Kansas, the average relative humidity in May is 78%.

How many days does it rain in May in Topeka?

In Topeka, in May, it is raining for 16.3 days, with typically 3.74" (95mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Topeka?

The month with the most rainfall is May when the rain falls for 16.3 days and typically aggregates up to 3.74" (95mm) of precipitation.

Does it snow in Topeka in May?

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

When it does not snow in Topeka?

In Topeka snow does not fall in May through September.

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

The average length of the day in May in Topeka is 14.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Topeka have in May?

In Topeka, Kansas, the average sunshine in May is 8.9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Topeka?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in May in Topeka?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Topeka, Kansas, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average high temperature in May: 22.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (3.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 13.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-5.2°C).

Average humidity in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average humidity in May: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (67%).

Average rainfall in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall in May: 95mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (95mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (18mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (4 days).

Average snowfall in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average snowfall in May: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (66mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average daylight in May: 14.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.9h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average UV index in May - Topeka, KS
  • Average UV index in May: 6

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