May weather forecast and climate
Hendersonville, NC

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Hendersonville, North Carolina, with average temperature ranging between max 75°F (23.9°C) and min 53.4°F (11.9°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from an enjoyable 66.7°F (19.3°C) in April, to a moderately hot 75°F (23.9°C). In May, in Hendersonville, the average low-temperature is 53.4°F (11.9°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Hendersonville are May and December, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

Rainfall

In Hendersonville, North Carolina, in May, during 18.3 rainfall days, 3.31" (84mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Hendersonville, during the entire year, the rain falls for 167.9 days and collects up to 35" (889mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

May through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Hendersonville, North Carolina, the average length of the day in May is 14h.

Sunshine

In Hendersonville, the average sunshine is 9.8h.

UV index

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

What is the temperature in May in Hendersonville?

In May, in Hendersonville, the average high-temperature is 75°F (23.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 53.4°F (11.9°C).

What are the most humid months in Hendersonville?

Months with the highest humidity are May and December, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

What is the average humidity in May in Hendersonville?

In May, the average relative humidity is 77%.

How much does it rain in Hendersonville in May?

In May, in Hendersonville, North Carolina, the rain falls for 18.3 days. Throughout May, 3.31" (84mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in Hendersonville in May?

In May, in Hendersonville, North Carolina, it doesn't snow. April is the latest month when it typically snows.

When it does not snow in Hendersonville?

May through October are months without snowfall in Hendersonville.

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

The average length of the day in May is 14h.

How many hours of sunshine does Hendersonville have in May?

In Hendersonville, the average sunshine in May is 9.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Hendersonville?

In Hendersonville, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Hendersonville, NC
  • Average high temperature in May: 23.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (7.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 11.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (17.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-1.5°C).

Average pressure in May - Hendersonville, NC
  • Average pressure in May: 1016.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1021.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1015.6mbar).

Average wind speed in May - Hendersonville, NC
  • Average wind speed in May: 8.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.8km/h).

Average humidity in May - Hendersonville, NC
  • Average humidity in May: 77%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and December (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January, July and November (73%).

Average rainfall in May - Hendersonville, NC
  • Average rainfall in May: 84mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (99mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (50mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Hendersonville, NC
  • Average rainfall days in May: 18.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9 days).

Average snowfall in May - Hendersonville, NC
  • Average snowfall in May: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (120mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Hendersonville, NC
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Hendersonville, NC
  • Average daylight in May: 14h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.7h).

Average sunshine days in May - Hendersonville, NC
  • Average sunshine days in May: 11.2 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (19.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.9 days).

Average UV index in May - Hendersonville, NC
  • 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 and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in May - Hendersonville, NC
  • Average cloud cover in May: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 41).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in May - Hendersonville, NC
  • Average visibility in May: 8km

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