Nottingham
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Nottingham, United Kingdom

May, the last month of the spring, in Nottingham, is a comfortable month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 7.1°C (44.8°F) and an average high of 16.1°C (61°F).

Temperature

In Nottingham, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a cool 12.5°C (54.5°F) in April, to a comfortable 16.1°C (61°F). In Nottingham, the average low-temperature is 7.1°C (44.8°F).

Rainfall

In Nottingham, United Kingdom, during 9.3 rainfall days, 51.8mm (2") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Nottingham, United Kingdom, during the entire year, the rain falls for 124.4 days and collects up to 709.7mm (27.9") of precipitation.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Nottingham is 15.8h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Nottingham is 5.9h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Nottingham is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Nottingham?

In May, in Nottingham, United Kingdom, the average high-temperature is 16.1°C (61°F), and the average low-temperature is 7.1°C (44.8°F).

How much does it rain in Nottingham in May?

In Nottingham, in May, during 9.3 rainfall days, 51.8mm (2") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Nottingham have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Nottingham, United Kingdom, is 15.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Nottingham have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Nottingham is 5.9h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Nottingham?

In Nottingham, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in May: 16.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (21.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (6.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 7.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (1.1°C).

Average rainfall in May - Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in May: 51.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (71.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (47.2mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in May: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (12.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and July (9.2 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in May: 15.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 5.9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.6h).

Average UV index in May - Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 0).