May weather forecast and climate
Laurel, NY

May, the last month of the spring, in Laurel, is a mild month, with average temperature varying between 53.4°F (11.9°C) and 58.6°F (14.8°C).

Temperature

In Laurel, New York, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases, from a fresh 50.4°F (10.2°C) in April, to a moderate 58.6°F (14.8°C). In Laurel, in May, the average low-temperature is 53.4°F (11.9°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Laurel are May and June, with an average relative humidity of 81%.

Rainfall

In Laurel, during 16 rainfall days, 2.95" (75mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Laurel, there are 156.9 rainfall days, and 35.55" (903mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March, May and December. May is the first month it typically snows. Throughout May, in the average 0.1 snowfall days, it receives 0.08" (2mm) of snow. In Laurel, New York, during the entire year, snow falls for 15.4 days, and aggregates up to 5.43" (138mm) of snow.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 14.5h.

Sunshine

In Laurel, the average sunshine is 8.8h.

UV index

In Laurel, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in May in Laurel?

In May, in Laurel, New York, the average high-temperature is 58.6°F (14.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 53.4°F (11.9°C).

What is the most humid month in Laurel?

May and June, with an average relative humidity of 81%, are most humid months.

What is the average humidity in May in Laurel?

In May, the average relative humidity in Laurel, New York, is 81%.

How many days does it rain in May in Laurel?

In May, the rain falls for 16 days. Throughout May, 2.95" (75mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Laurel?

May is the first month it typically snows in Laurel. Throughout May, in the average 0.1 snowfall days, it receives 0.08" (2mm) of snow.

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

In Laurel, New York, the average length of the day in May is 14.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Laurel have in May?

In Laurel, the average sunshine in May is 8.8h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Laurel?

In Laurel, New York, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Laurel, NY
  • Average high temperature in May: 14.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (24.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (3.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 11.9°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (21.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-0.4°C).

Average pressure in May - Laurel, NY
  • Average pressure in May: 1016.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1018.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.7mbar).

Average wind speed in May - Laurel, NY
  • Average wind speed in May: 19.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (25.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (16.9km/h).

Average humidity in May - Laurel, NY
  • Average humidity in May: 81%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and June (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (72%).

Average rainfall in May - Laurel, NY
  • Average rainfall in May: 75mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (103mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (51mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Laurel, NY
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.7 days).

Average snowfall in May - Laurel, NY
  • Average snowfall in May: 2mm

The month with the highest snowfall is March (43mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, June, July, August, September, October and November (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Laurel, NY
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Laurel, NY
  • Average daylight in May: 14.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

Average sunshine days in May - Laurel, NY
  • Average sunshine days in May: 13.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (12.3 days).

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

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

Average cloud cover in May - Laurel, NY
  • Average cloud cover in May: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 27).

Average visibility in May - Laurel, NY
  • Average visibility in May: 9km

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