May weather forecast
Kingston, NY

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Kingston, is an agreeable month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 47.7°F (8.7°C) and an average high of 69.3°F (20.7°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature rises, from a moderate 56.7°F (13.7°C) in April, to a pleasant 69.3°F (20.7°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 47.7°F (8.7°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Kingston is 76%.

Rainfall

In Kingston, during 15.5 rainfall days, 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Kingston, during the entire year, the rain falls for 152.8 days and collects up to 26.1" (663mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Kingston are January through May, October through December. May is the last month it regularly snows in Kingston. During 0.2 snowfall days, Kingston aggregates 0.24" (6mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 40 snowfall days, and 19.02" (483mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Kingston, New York, is 14.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Kingston is 8.8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in May in Kingston?

In May, the average relative humidity is 76%.

How much does it rain in Kingston in May?

In May, the rain falls for 15.5 days. Throughout May, 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Kingston?

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

How many hours of daylight does Kingston have in May?

In Kingston, New York, the average length of the day in May is 14.6h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Kingston?

In Kingston, New York, the average sunshine in May is 8.8h.

How high is the UV index in May in Kingston?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Kingston, New York, is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Kingston, NY

Average temperature in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average high temperature in May: 20.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (28.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-0.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 8.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-7.2°C).

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Average pressure in May
Kingston, NY

Average pressure in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average pressure in May: 1016mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1019.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Kingston, NY

Average wind speed in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average wind speed in May: 8.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (10.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (7km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Kingston, NY

Average humidity in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

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Average rainfall in May
Kingston, NY

Average rainfall in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average rainfall in May: 57mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (73mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (38mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Kingston, NY

Average rainfall days in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (16.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (8.6 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Kingston, NY

Average snowfall in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average snowfall in May: 6mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (138mm).
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in May
Kingston, NY

Average snowfall days in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.7 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
Kingston, NY

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average daylight in May: 14.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Kingston, NY

Average sunshine days in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average sunshine days in May: 13.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (17.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (11.8 days).

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Average UV index in May
Kingston, NY

Average UV index in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average UV index in May: 5

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Kingston, NY

Average cloud cover in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average cloud cover in May: 45

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 50).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 34).

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Average visibility in May
Kingston, NY

Average visibility in May - Kingston, NY
  • Average visibility in May: 8km

The months with the highest visibility are April and November (9km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (8km).

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