May weather forecast and climate
Haugesund, Norway

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Haugesund, is a fresh month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 8°C (46.4°F) and an average high of 10.8°C (51.4°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in April - a fresh 10.8°C (51.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Haugesund, is 8°C (46.4°F).

Humidity

Months with the lowest humidity in Haugesund are May, October and November, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

Rainfall

In Haugesund, during May, the rain falls for 16.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 67mm (2.64") of precipitation. In Haugesund, Norway, during the entire year, the rain falls for 220.1 days and collects up to 1290mm (50.79") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Haugesund are January through May, October through December. May is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.3 snowfall days, Haugesund aggregates 1mm (0.04") of snow. In Haugesund, during the entire year, snow falls for 22 days, and aggregates up to 213mm (8.39") of snow.

Sea temperature

In Haugesund, in May, the average water temperature is 9.3°C (48.7°F).
Note: Swimming in 9.3°C (48.7°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In Haugesund, the average length of the day is 17.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Haugesund is 9.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
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.
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FAQ

What are the least humid months in Haugesund?

May, October and November, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are the least humid months.

What is the average humidity in May in Haugesund?

The average relative humidity in May in Haugesund is 76%.

How many days does it rain in May in Haugesund?

In Haugesund, in May, it is raining for 16.4 days, with typically 67mm (2.64") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Haugesund?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Haugesund. During 0.3 snowfall days, in May, Haugesund aggregates 1mm (0.04") of snow.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Haugesund?

In May, the average sea temperature in Haugesund is 9.3°C (48.7°F). Swimming in 9.3°C (48.7°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

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

The average length of the day in May in Haugesund is 17.1h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Haugesund?

In May, the average sunshine is 9.1h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Haugesund?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the highest UV index.

How high is the UV index in May in Haugesund?

In Haugesund, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Haugesund, Norway

Average temperature in May - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average high temperature in May: 10.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (16.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (4.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (13.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (2.1°C).

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Average pressure in May
Haugesund, Norway

Average pressure in May - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average pressure in May: 1014.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (1014.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (1006.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Haugesund, Norway

Average wind speed in May - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average wind speed in May: 18.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (26.7km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are June and July (17.5km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Haugesund, Norway

Average humidity in May - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (81%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May, October and November (76%).

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Average rainfall in May
Haugesund, Norway

Average rainfall in May - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average rainfall in May: 67mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (158mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (58mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Haugesund, Norway

Average rainfall days in May - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (21.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (14.6 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Haugesund, Norway

Average snowfall in May - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average snowfall in May: 1mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (62mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in May
Haugesund, Norway

Average snowfall days in May - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Haugesund, Norway

Average sea temperature in May - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average sea temperature in May: 9.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (16.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (4.8°C).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Haugesund, Norway

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average daylight in May: 17.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.2h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Haugesund, Norway

Average sunshine days in May - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (13.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (6.2 days).

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Average UV index in May
Haugesund, Norway

Average UV index in May - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average UV index in May: 4

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 4).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in May
Haugesund, Norway

Average cloud cover in May - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average cloud cover in May: 47

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 69).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 47).

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Average visibility in May
Haugesund, Norway

Average visibility in May - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average visibility in May: 10km

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

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