May weather forecast
El Paso, TX

A night view of the lit beautiful vast city of El Paso in Texas
A night view of the lit beautiful vast city of El Paso in Texas

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in El Paso, is another warm month, with an average temperature ranging between min 60.8°F (16°C) and max 84.7°F (29.3°C).

Temperature

In El Paso, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases from 77.2°F (25.1°C) in April to a still moderately hot 84.7°F (29.3°C). In El Paso, the average low-temperature is 60.8°F (16°C).

Humidity

April and May, with an average relative humidity of 22%, are the least humid months in El Paso, Texas.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 2.8 days. Throughout May, 0.28" (7mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In El Paso, during the entire year, the rain falls for 69.4 days and collects up to 7.52" (191mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

March through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In El Paso, the average length of the day in May is 13h and 47min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:19 am and sunset at 7:46 pm. On the last day of May, sunrise is at 6:01 am and sunset at 8:06 pm MDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May in El Paso, Texas, is 11.8h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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.
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FAQ

What is the least humid month in El Paso?

The months with the lowest humidity in El Paso are April and May, with an average relative humidity of 22%.

What is the average humidity in May in El Paso?

In El Paso, Texas, the average relative humidity in May is 22%.

How many days does it rain in May in El Paso?

In May, in El Paso, Texas, the rain falls for 2.8 days. Throughout May, 0.28" (7mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in El Paso?

In El Paso, snow does not fall in March through October.

How many hours of daylight does El Paso have in May?

The average day length in May in El Paso is 13h and 47min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in May in El Paso?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:19 am and sunset at 7:46 pm. On the last day of the month, in El Paso, Texas, sunrise is at 6:01 am and sunset at 8:06 pm MDT.

How many hours of sunshine does El Paso have in May?

In May, the average sunshine duration in El Paso, Texas, is 11.8h.

When is the highest UV index in El Paso?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index.

How high is the UV index in May in El Paso?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
El Paso, TX

Average temperature in May - El Paso, TX
  • Average high temperature in May: 84.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (94.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (54.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 60.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (75.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (37.6°F).

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Average pressure in May
El Paso, TX

Average pressure in May - El Paso, TX
  • Average pressure in May: 29.84"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.11"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.82"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
El Paso, TX

Average wind speed in May - El Paso, TX
  • Average wind speed in May: 10.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (6.5mph).

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Average humidity in May
El Paso, TX

Average humidity in May - El Paso, TX
  • Average humidity in May: 22%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (48%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and May (22%).

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Average rainfall in May
El Paso, TX

Average rainfall in May - El Paso, TX
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.28"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.61").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (0.12").

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Average rainfall days in May
El Paso, TX

Average rainfall days in May - El Paso, TX
  • Average rainfall days in May: 2.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.5 days).

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Average snowfall in May
El Paso, TX

Average snowfall in May - El Paso, TX
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.55").
The months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
El Paso, TX

Average snowfall days in May - El Paso, TX
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (0.9 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
El Paso, TX

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - El Paso, TX
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 47min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 11min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 7min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.1h).

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Average sunshine days in May
El Paso, TX

Average sunshine days in May - El Paso, TX
  • Average sunshine days in May: 26.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (27.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (12.8 days).

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Average UV index in May
El Paso, TX

Average UV index in May - El Paso, TX
  • Average UV index in May: 7

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
El Paso, TX

Average cloud cover in May - El Paso, TX
  • Average cloud cover in May: 9

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 18).
The months with the least cloud cover are May and June (Cloud cover 9).

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Average visibility in May
El Paso, TX

Average visibility in May - El Paso, TX
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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