May weather forecast
Bennington, VT

The beautiful mirrored view of the sky in Lake Paran in Bennington, Vermont
The beautiful mirrored view of the sky in Lake Paran in Bennington, Vermont

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Bennington, is a comfortable month, with an average temperature varying between 65.5°F (18.6°C) and 45.3°F (7.4°C).

Temperature

In Bennington, the average high-temperature in May increases from a fresh 51.8°F (11°C) in April to an enjoyable 65.5°F (18.6°C). The average low-temperature, in Bennington, is 45.3°F (7.4°C).

Humidity

In Bennington, Vermont, the average relative humidity in May is 77%.

Rainfall

In Bennington, Vermont, in May, it is raining for 16.9 days, with typically 3.15" (80mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Bennington, during the entire year, the rain falls for 165.1 days and collects up to 35.16" (893mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. May is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.4 snowfall days, Bennington aggregates 0.71" (18mm) of snow. In Bennington, Vermont, during the entire year, snow falls for 70.4 days and aggregates up to 44.72" (1136mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 14h and 40min.
On the first day of May in Bennington, sunrise is at 5:46 am and sunset at 7:53 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:17 am and sunset at 8:23 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May in Bennington is 8.4h.

UV index

In Bennington, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in May interpret into the following advice:
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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Bennington?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Bennington, is 65.5°F (18.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 45.3°F (7.4°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Bennington?

In May, the average relative humidity in Bennington is 77%.

How much does it rain in Bennington in May?

In Bennington, in May, it is raining for 16.9 days, with typically 3.15" (80mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Bennington?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Bennington, Vermont. During 0.4 snowfall days, in May, Bennington aggregates 0.71" (18mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Bennington have in May?

In May, the average day length in Bennington, Vermont, is 14h and 40min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in May in Bennington?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:46 am and sunset at 7:53 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:17 am and sunset at 8:23 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Bennington have in May?

The average sunshine duration in May in Bennington, Vermont, is 8.4h.

How high is the UV index in May in Bennington?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Bennington is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in May
Bennington, VT

Average temperature in May - Bennington, VT
  • Average high temperature in May: 65.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (78.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 45.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (57.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.7°F).

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Average pressure in May
Bennington, VT

Average pressure in May - Bennington, VT
  • Average pressure in May: 29.99"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.08"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
Bennington, VT

Average wind speed in May - Bennington, VT
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (8.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.2mph).

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Average humidity in May
Bennington, VT

Average humidity in May - Bennington, VT
  • Average humidity in May: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (76%).

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Average rainfall in May
Bennington, VT

Average rainfall in May - Bennington, VT
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.15"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (3.39").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (2.44").

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Average rainfall days in May
Bennington, VT

Average rainfall days in May - Bennington, VT
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (7.8 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Bennington, VT

Average snowfall in May - Bennington, VT
  • Average snowfall in May: 0.71"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (11.93").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Bennington, VT

Average snowfall days in May - Bennington, VT
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (17 days).
The 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
Bennington, VT

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Bennington, VT
  • Average daylight in May: 14h and 40min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 17min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 5min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h and 24min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Bennington, VT

Average sunshine days in May - Bennington, VT
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (14.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (9.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
Bennington, VT

Average UV index in May - Bennington, VT
  • Average UV index in May: 4

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in May
Bennington, VT

Average cloud cover in May - Bennington, VT
  • Average cloud cover in May: 48

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 63).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 37).

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Average visibility in May
Bennington, VT

Average visibility in May - Bennington, VT
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (5mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is February (4mi).

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