May weather forecast and climate
Lincoln, United Kingdom

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderate month in Lincoln, United Kingdom, with temperature in the range of an average high of 15.3°C (59.5°F) and an average low of 6.8°C (44.2°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in April - a mild 15.3°C (59.5°F). In Lincoln, in May, the average low-temperature is 6.8°C (44.2°F).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity in Lincoln is 81%.

Rainfall

In Lincoln, it is raining for 15.3 days, with typically 24mm (0.94") of accumulated precipitation. In Lincoln, United Kingdom, during the entire year, the rain falls for 158.5 days and collects up to 307mm (12.09") of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Lincoln snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In Lincoln, the average length of the day in May is 15.9h.

Sunshine

In Lincoln, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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 temperature in May in Lincoln?

In May, the average high-temperature is 15.3°C (59.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 6.8°C (44.2°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Lincoln?

In Lincoln, the average relative humidity in May is 81%.

How much does it rain in Lincoln in May?

In Lincoln, United Kingdom, in May, it is raining for 15.3 days, with typically 24mm (0.94") of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Lincoln?

April through October are months without snowfall in Lincoln, United Kingdom.

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

In Lincoln, United Kingdom, the average length of the day in May is 15.9h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Lincoln?

In May, the average sunshine in Lincoln, United Kingdom, is 7h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Lincoln?

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

What is the UV index reading in May in Lincoln?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Lincoln is 4. 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
Lincoln, United Kingdom

Average temperature in May - Lincoln, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in May: 15.3°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (20.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (5.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 6.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (12.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.7°C).

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Average pressure in May
Lincoln, United Kingdom

Average pressure in May - Lincoln, United Kingdom
  • Average pressure in May: 1016.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (1016.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1009.4mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Lincoln, United Kingdom

Average wind speed in May - Lincoln, United Kingdom
  • Average wind speed in May: 14km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and December (18.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (12.6km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Lincoln, United Kingdom

Average humidity in May - Lincoln, United Kingdom
  • Average humidity in May: 81%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (76%).

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Average rainfall in May
Lincoln, United Kingdom

Average rainfall in May - Lincoln, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in May: 24mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (37mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (15mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Lincoln, United Kingdom

Average rainfall days in May - Lincoln, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (11.1 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Lincoln, United Kingdom

Average snowfall in May - Lincoln, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall in May: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (30mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in May
Lincoln, United Kingdom

Average snowfall days in May - Lincoln, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Lincoln, United Kingdom

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Lincoln, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in May: 15.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.8h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Lincoln, United Kingdom

Average sunshine days in May - Lincoln, United Kingdom
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (15.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.2 days).

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Average UV index in May
Lincoln, United Kingdom

Average UV index in May - Lincoln, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in May: 4

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in May
Lincoln, United Kingdom

Average cloud cover in May - Lincoln, United Kingdom
  • Average cloud cover in May: 54

Months with the most cloud cover are February and November (Cloud cover 61).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 50).

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Average visibility in May
Lincoln, United Kingdom

Average visibility in May - Lincoln, United Kingdom
  • Average visibility in May: 9km

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

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