May weather forecast and climate
Sparks, NV

Stunning waterfront homes near a scenic dock with a few empty boats, in Sparks, Nevada
Stunning waterfront homes near a scenic dock with a few empty boats, in Sparks, Nevada
The last month of the spring, May, is an enjoyable month in Sparks, Nevada, with average temperature ranging between max 63.7°F (17.6°C) and min 41.7°F (5.4°C).

Temperature

In Sparks, the average high-temperature in May rises, from a fresh 54.5°F (12.5°C) in April, to an enjoyable 63.7°F (17.6°C). In Sparks, Nevada, the average low-temperature is 41.7°F (5.4°C).

Humidity

In Sparks, the average relative humidity in May is 47%.

Rainfall

In Sparks, Nevada, during 8.4 rainfall days, 0.75" (19mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 68 rainfall days, and 8.07" (205mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, September through December are months with snowfall. May is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.3 snowfall days, Sparks aggregates 0.16" (4mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 33.2 snowfall days, and 23.62" (600mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 14.4h.

Sunshine

In Sparks, the average sunshine is 11.4h.

UV index

In Sparks, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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 Sparks?

In May, the average high-temperature is 63.7°F (17.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 41.7°F (5.4°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Sparks?

The average relative humidity in May in Sparks, Nevada, is 47%.

How much does it rain in Sparks in May?

In Sparks, during May, the rain falls for 8.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.75" (19mm) of precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Sparks?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Sparks, Nevada. During 0.3 snowfall days, in May, Sparks aggregates 0.16" (4mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Sparks have in May?

In May, the average length of the day is 14.4h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Sparks?

In May, the average sunshine is 11.4h.

How high is the UV index in May in Sparks?

In Sparks, Nevada, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Sparks, NV
  • Average high temperature in May: 17.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (3.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 5.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (14°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (-4.8°C).

Average pressure in May - Sparks, NV
  • Average pressure in May: 1013.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1022.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1012.6mbar).

Average wind speed in May - Sparks, NV
  • Average wind speed in May: 11.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (7.9km/h).

Average humidity in May - Sparks, NV
  • Average humidity in May: 47%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (73%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (28%).

Average rainfall in May - Sparks, NV
  • Average rainfall in May: 19mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (35mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and August (2mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Sparks, NV
  • Average rainfall days in May: 8.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (11.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (1.8 days).

Average snowfall in May - Sparks, NV
  • Average snowfall in May: 4mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (154mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Sparks, NV
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (7.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Sparks, NV
  • Average daylight in May: 14.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.1h).

Average sunshine days in May - Sparks, NV
  • Average sunshine days in May: 20.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (28.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (15.9 days).

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

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

Average cloud cover in May - Sparks, NV
  • Average cloud cover in May: 21

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 33).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 7).

Average visibility in May - Sparks, 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).