May weather forecast and climate
West Fargo, ND

The last month of the spring, May, is a comfortable month in West Fargo, North Dakota, with average temperature fluctuating between 48.7°F (9.3°C) and 65.8°F (18.8°C).

Temperature

In West Fargo, the average high-temperature soars, from a cool 51.3°F (10.7°C) in April, to an enjoyable 65.8°F (18.8°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 48.7°F (9.3°C).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 64%.

Rainfall

In West Fargo, during May, the rain falls for 14.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.13" (54mm) of precipitation. In West Fargo, during the entire year, the rain falls for 102.5 days and collects up to 17.17" (436mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. May is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.4 snowfall days, in May, West Fargo aggregates 0.35" (9mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in West Fargo, there are 64.4 snowfall days, and 19.69" (500mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In West Fargo, North Dakota, the average length of the day is 15.1h.

Sunshine

In West Fargo, the average sunshine in May is 8.9h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in West Fargo is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in May in West Fargo?

In May, in West Fargo, the average high-temperature is 65.8°F (18.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 48.7°F (9.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in West Fargo?

In May, the average relative humidity in West Fargo is 64%.

How much does it rain in West Fargo in May?

In West Fargo, North Dakota, in May, it is raining for 14.1 days, with typically 2.13" (54mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in West Fargo?

May is the last month it regularly snows in West Fargo, North Dakota. During 0.4 snowfall days, in May, West Fargo aggregates 0.35" (9mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does West Fargo have in May?

In May, the average length of the day is 15.1h.

How long on average sun shines in May in West Fargo?

In May, the average sunshine in West Fargo is 8.9h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in West Fargo?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in West Fargo, North Dakota, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - West Fargo, ND
  • Average high temperature in May: 18.8°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (27.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-8.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 9.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-16.3°C).

Average pressure in May - West Fargo, ND
  • Average pressure in May: 1013.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (1021.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1011.2mbar).

Average wind speed in May - West Fargo, ND
  • Average wind speed in May: 15.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (17.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (13.1km/h).

Average humidity in May - West Fargo, ND
  • Average humidity in May: 64%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (63%).

Average rainfall in May - West Fargo, ND
  • Average rainfall in May: 54mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (78mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (14mm).

Average rainfall days in May - West Fargo, ND
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (15.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.7 days).

Average snowfall in May - West Fargo, ND
  • Average snowfall in May: 9mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (104mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - West Fargo, ND
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - West Fargo, ND
  • Average daylight in May: 15.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.2h).

Average sunshine days in May - West Fargo, ND
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (11.3 days).

Average UV index in May - West Fargo, ND
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in May - West Fargo, ND
  • Average cloud cover in May: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 65).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 25).

Average visibility in May - West Fargo, ND
  • Average visibility in May: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are May, July, August and September (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and December (8km).