May weather forecast and climate
Minden, NV

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderate month in Minden, Nevada, with average temperature fluctuating between 59.5°F (15.3°C) and 37.4°F (3°C).

Temperature

In Minden, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a fresh 51.4°F (10.8°C) in April, to a mild 59.5°F (15.3°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 37.4°F (3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Minden is 55%.

Rainfall

In Minden, it is raining for 10.3 days, with typically 1.02" (26mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 80.6 rainfall days, and 13.82" (351mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Minden. May is the last month it regularly snows in Minden. During 0.8 snowfall days, in May, Minden aggregates 0.35" (9mm) of snow. In Minden, Nevada, during the entire year, snow falls for 42.4 days, and aggregates up to 41.65" (1058mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Minden, the average length of the day in May is 14.3h.

Sunshine

In Minden, the average sunshine in May is 11.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in May in Minden?

In May, in Minden, Nevada, the average high-temperature is 59.5°F (15.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 37.4°F (3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Minden?

The average relative humidity in May is 55%.

How many days does it rain in May in Minden?

In Minden, Nevada, in May, it is raining for 10.3 days, with typically 1.02" (26mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Minden?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Minden, Nevada. During 0.8 snowfall days, in May, Minden aggregates 0.35" (9mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Minden have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Minden is 14.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Minden have in May?

In Minden, the average sunshine in May is 11.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Minden?

In Minden, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Minden, NV
  • Average high temperature in May: 15.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (26.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (3.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (10.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (-5.5°C).

Average pressure in May - Minden, NV
  • Average pressure in May: 1013.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1022.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1012.7mbar).

Average wind speed in May - Minden, NV
  • Average wind speed in May: 10.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (11.1km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are January and August (8.3km/h).

Average humidity in May - Minden, NV
  • Average humidity in May: 55%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (73%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (34%).

Average rainfall in May - Minden, NV
  • Average rainfall in May: 26mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (58mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (6mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Minden, NV
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (10.8 days).
Months with the least rainy days are August and September (4.2 days).

Average snowfall in May - Minden, NV
  • Average snowfall in May: 9mm

The month with the highest snowfall is March (237mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Minden, NV
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (9.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Minden, NV
  • Average daylight in May: 14.3h

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

  • Average sunshine in May: 11.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.2h).

Average sunshine days in May - Minden, NV
  • Average sunshine days in May: 17.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (25.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (14.9 days).

Average UV index in May - Minden, NV
  • Average UV index in May: 4

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in May - Minden, NV
  • Average cloud cover in May: 19

Months with the most cloud cover are March and December (Cloud cover 31).
Months with the least cloud cover are July, August and September (Cloud cover 8).

Average visibility in May - Minden, NV
  • Average visibility in May: 10km

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