May weather forecast and climate
Carlsbad, NM

May, the last month of the spring, in Carlsbad, is a tropical month, with average temperature fluctuating between 86.2°F (30.1°C) and 62.4°F (16.9°C).

Temperature

In Carlsbad, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a warm 78.8°F (26°C) in April, to a tropical 86.2°F (30.1°C). In May, in Carlsbad, the average low-temperature is 62.4°F (16.9°C).

Humidity

In Carlsbad, New Mexico, the average relative humidity is 30%.

Rainfall

In May, in Carlsbad, New Mexico, the rain falls for 6.7 days. Throughout May, 0.83" (21mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Carlsbad, during the entire year, the rain falls for 78.1 days and collects up to 9.72" (247mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Carlsbad snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In Carlsbad, New Mexico, the average length of the day is 13.8h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Carlsbad is 11.6h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Carlsbad. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Carlsbad?

In Carlsbad, New Mexico, in May, the average high-temperature is 86.2°F (30.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 62.4°F (16.9°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Carlsbad?

In May, the average relative humidity in Carlsbad, New Mexico, is 30%.

How much does it rain in Carlsbad in May?

In May, in Carlsbad, New Mexico, the rain falls for 6.7 days. Throughout May, 0.83" (21mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Carlsbad?

In Carlsbad, New Mexico, snow does not fall in April through October.

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

The average length of the day in May in Carlsbad, New Mexico, is 13.8h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Carlsbad?

In Carlsbad, New Mexico, the average sunshine in May is 11.6h.

When is the highest UV index in Carlsbad?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in May in Carlsbad?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Carlsbad is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average high temperature in May: 30.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (35°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (13.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 16.9°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (23.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.9°C).

Average pressure in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average pressure in May: 1010.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1020mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1010.1mbar).

Average wind speed in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average wind speed in May: 17.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (18.8km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are January and December (13.5km/h).

Average humidity in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average humidity in May: 30%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (48%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (26%).

Average rainfall in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average rainfall in May: 21mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (47mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (4mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average rainfall days in May: 6.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.4 days).

Average snowfall in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average snowfall in May: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (17mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (1.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average daylight in May: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11.6h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 7.1).

Average sunshine days in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average sunshine days in May: 22.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (26.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (14.3 days).

Average UV index in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average UV index in May: 7

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

Average visibility in May - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average visibility in May: 10km

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