May weather forecast and climate
Engelberg, Switzerland

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a cool month in Engelberg, Switzerland, with temperature in the range of an average high of 11.5°C (52.7°F) and an average low of 2.4°C (36.3°F).

Temperature

In Engelberg, the average high-temperature in May marginally rises, from a chilly 8.1°C (46.6°F) in April, to a fresh 11.5°C (52.7°F). The average low-temperature, in Engelberg, is 2.4°C (36.3°F).

Humidity

In Engelberg, the average relative humidity is 84%.

Rainfall

In May, in Engelberg, the rain falls for 15.5 days. Throughout May, 40mm (1.57") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Engelberg, there are 117.2 rainfall days, and 382mm (15.04") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. May is the last month it regularly snows in Engelberg. During 1.6 snowfall days, in May, Engelberg aggregates 11mm (0.43") of snow. In Engelberg, Switzerland, during the entire year, snow falls for 55.3 days, and aggregates up to 753mm (29.65") of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Engelberg is 8.8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Engelberg is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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 Engelberg?

The average relative humidity in May is 84%.

How many days does it rain in May in Engelberg?

In Engelberg, in May, during 15.5 rainfall days, 40mm (1.57") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Engelberg?

May is the last month it regularly snows. During 1.6 snowfall days, in May, Engelberg aggregates 11mm (0.43") of snow.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Engelberg have in May?

In Engelberg, Switzerland, the average sunshine in May is 8.8h.

How high is the UV index in May in Engelberg?

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

Average temperature in May
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average temperature in May - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average high temperature in May: 11.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (18.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-0.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 2.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (8.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-8.3°C).

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Average pressure in May
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average pressure in May - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average pressure in May: 1015.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1020.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (1015.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average wind speed in May - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (8.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.6km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average humidity in May - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average humidity in May: 84%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and March (89%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (80%).

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Average rainfall in May
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average rainfall in May - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average rainfall in May: 40mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (50mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (16mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average rainfall days in May - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.1 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average snowfall in May - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average snowfall in May: 11mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (192mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in May
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average snowfall days in May - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average snowfall days in May: 1.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12.6 days).
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
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • 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: 8.8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average sunshine days in May - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average sunshine days in May: 11.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.6 days).

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Average UV index in May
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average UV index in May - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average UV index in May: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and November (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in May
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average cloud cover in May - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average cloud cover in May: 48

Months with the most cloud cover are February and May (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 36).

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Average visibility in May
Engelberg, Switzerland

Average visibility in May - Engelberg, Switzerland
  • Average visibility in May: 7km

Months with the highest visibility are April, June, July, August, October, November and December (8km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May and September (7km).

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