May weather forecast and climate
Bennington, NH

The last month of the spring, May, is an enjoyable month in Bennington, New Hampshire, with average temperature varying between 45.1°F (7.3°C) and 65.1°F (18.4°C).

Temperature

In Bennington, the average high-temperature in May increases, from a cool 51.6°F (10.9°C) in April, to a comfortable 65.1°F (18.4°C). In Bennington, the average low-temperature is 45.1°F (7.3°C).

Humidity

In Bennington, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

In Bennington, during May, the rain falls for 16 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.6" (66mm) of precipitation. In Bennington, New Hampshire, during the entire year, the rain falls for 141.7 days and collects up to 32.09" (815mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. May is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.5 snowfall days, Bennington aggregates 0.67" (17mm) of snow. In Bennington, during the entire year, snow falls for 59.9 days, and aggregates up to 47.95" (1218mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Bennington, the average length of the day in May is 14.7h.

Sunshine

In Bennington, New Hampshire, the average sunshine is 7.7h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Bennington, New Hampshire, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in May in Bennington?

In Bennington, New Hampshire, in May, the average high-temperature is 65.1°F (18.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 45.1°F (7.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Bennington?

In Bennington, the average relative humidity in May is 76%.

How many days does it rain in May in Bennington?

In Bennington, during May, the rain falls for 16 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.6" (66mm) of precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Bennington?

May is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.5 snowfall days, in May, Bennington aggregates 0.67" (17mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Bennington have in May?

In Bennington, the average length of the day in May is 14.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bennington have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Bennington, New Hampshire, is 7.7h.

How high is the UV index in May in Bennington?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Bennington is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Bennington, NH
  • Average high temperature in May: 18.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (26.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-2.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 7.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-9.8°C).

Average pressure in May - Bennington, NH
  • Average pressure in May: 1015.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1018.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.1mbar).

Average wind speed in May - Bennington, NH
  • Average wind speed in May: 10.5km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (13.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.5km/h).

Average humidity in May - Bennington, NH
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

Average rainfall in May - Bennington, NH
  • Average rainfall in May: 66mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (86mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (58mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Bennington, NH
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6 days).

Average snowfall in May - Bennington, NH
  • Average snowfall in May: 17mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (292mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Bennington, NH
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (13.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Bennington, NH
  • Average daylight in May: 14.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7.7h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.9h).

Average sunshine days in May - Bennington, NH
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (16.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (12 days).

Average UV index in May - Bennington, NH
  • Average UV index in May: 5

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are February and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in May - Bennington, NH
  • Average cloud cover in May: 52

Months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 56).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 38).

Average visibility in May - Bennington, NH
  • Average visibility in May: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (8km).
The month with the lowest visibility is February (7km).