May weather forecast
Springfield, MO

A city square in downtown Springfield, Missouri, with a clean water fountain
A city square in downtown Springfield, Missouri, with a clean water fountain

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Springfield, Missouri, with an average temperature varying between 56.3°F (13.5°C) and 75.6°F (24.2°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases from a comfortable 66.6°F (19.2°C) in April to a moderately hot 75.6°F (24.2°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 56.3°F (13.5°C).

Humidity

March and May, with an average relative humidity of 77%, are the most humid months.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is May, when the rain falls for 18.5 days and typically aggregates up to 5.63" (143mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, November and December are months with snowfall. May is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.2 snowfall days, in May, Springfield aggregates 0.24" (6mm) of snow. In Springfield, during the entire year, snow falls for 21.3 days and aggregates up to 8.94" (227mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Springfield, Missouri, the average length of the day in May is 14h and 11min.
On the first day of May, sunrise is at 6:18 am and sunset at 8:02 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:54 am and sunset at 8:26 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In Springfield, the average sunshine in May is 9.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in May transform into the following instructions:
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. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Springfield?

In May, in Springfield, Missouri, the average high-temperature is 75.6°F (24.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 56.3°F (13.5°C).

What are the most humid months in Springfield?

The months with the highest humidity in Springfield, Missouri, are March and May, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

What is the average humidity in May in Springfield?

In Springfield, Missouri, the average relative humidity in May is 77%.

What is the rainiest month in Springfield?

The month with the most rainfall in Springfield, Missouri, is May, when the rain falls for 18.5 days and typically aggregates up to 5.63" (143mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Springfield in May?

In Springfield, in May, it is raining for 18.5 days, with typically 5.63" (143mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Springfield?

May is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.2 snowfall days, in May, Springfield aggregates 0.24" (6mm) of snow.

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

In Springfield, the average day length in May is 14h and 11min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in Springfield?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:18 am and sunset at 8:02 pm. On the last day of the month, in Springfield, sunrise is at 5:54 am and sunset at 8:26 pm CDT.

How long on average sun shines in May in Springfield?

In Springfield, the average sunshine duration in May is 9.1h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Springfield?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Springfield, MO

Average temperature in May - Springfield, MO
  • Average high temperature in May: 75.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 56.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.2°F).

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Average pressure in May
Springfield, MO

Average pressure in May - Springfield, MO
  • Average pressure in May: 29.95"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
Springfield, MO

Average wind speed in May - Springfield, MO
  • Average wind speed in May: 8.1mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and March (9.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.2mph).

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Average humidity in May
Springfield, MO

Average humidity in May - Springfield, MO
  • Average humidity in May: 77%

The months with the highest relative humidity are March and May (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

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Average rainfall in May
Springfield, MO

Average rainfall in May - Springfield, MO
  • Average rainfall in May: 5.63"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (5.63").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.73").

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Average rainfall days in May
Springfield, MO

Average rainfall days in May - Springfield, MO
  • Average rainfall days in May: 18.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Springfield, MO

Average snowfall in May - Springfield, MO
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.24"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.11").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Springfield, MO

Average snowfall days in May - Springfield, MO
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (6.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Springfield, MO

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Springfield, MO
  • Average daylight in May: 14h and 11min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 41min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 39min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h and 6min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Springfield, MO

Average sunshine days in May - Springfield, MO
  • Average sunshine days in May: 9.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (18.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
Springfield, MO

Average UV index in May - Springfield, MO
  • Average UV index in May: 6

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in May
Springfield, MO

Average cloud cover in May - Springfield, MO
  • Average cloud cover in May: 38

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in May
Springfield, MO

Average visibility in May - Springfield, MO
  • 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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