May weather forecast and climate
Lynchburg, VA

Cloudy orange sky gracing the dusk in Lynchburg city, Virginia
Cloudy orange sky gracing the dusk in Lynchburg city, Virginia

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Lynchburg, Virginia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 54.5°F (12.5°C) and an average high of 76.6°F (24.8°C).

Temperature

In Lynchburg, the average high-temperature in May rises, from an enjoyable 67.3°F (19.6°C) in April, to a warm 76.6°F (24.8°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 54.5°F (12.5°C).

Humidity

In Lynchburg, the average relative humidity in May is 76%.

Rainfall

The wettest months are April and May, with an average 3.07" (78mm) of rainfall.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall in Lynchburg.

Daylight

In Lynchburg, the average length of the day is 14.2h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Lynchburg is 9.3h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Lynchburg?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 76.6°F (24.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 54.5°F (12.5°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Lynchburg?

The average relative humidity in May is 76%.

How much does it rain in Lynchburg in May?

In May, the rain falls for 18.1 days. Throughout May, 3.07" (78mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Lynchburg?

Months with the most rainfall in Lynchburg are April and May, with an average 3.07" (78mm) of precipitation.

Does it snow in Lynchburg in May?

In May, it doesn't snow. April is the latest month when it typically snows.

When it does not snow in Lynchburg?

May through September are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Lynchburg have in May?

In May, the average length of the day is 14.2h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Lynchburg?

In Lynchburg, Virginia, the average sunshine in May is 9.3h.

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

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index.

How high is the UV index in May in Lynchburg?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Lynchburg, VA

Average temperature in May - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average high temperature in May: 24.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (31.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (5.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 12.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (18.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-2.4°C).

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Average pressure in May
Lynchburg, VA

Average pressure in May - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average pressure in May: 1016.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1021.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1014.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Lynchburg, VA

Average wind speed in May - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average wind speed in May: 8.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.5km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.6km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Lynchburg, VA

Average humidity in May - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (70%).

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Average rainfall in May
Lynchburg, VA

Average rainfall in May - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average rainfall in May: 78mm

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are April and May (78mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and September (48mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Lynchburg, VA

Average rainfall days in May - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 18.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.6 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Lynchburg, VA

Average snowfall in May - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average snowfall in May: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (80mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in May
Lynchburg, VA

Average snowfall days in May - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (4.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Lynchburg, VA

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average daylight in May: 14.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Lynchburg, VA

Average sunshine days in May - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average sunshine days in May: 11 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11 days).

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Average UV index in May
Lynchburg, VA

Average UV index in May - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average UV index in May: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in May
Lynchburg, VA

Average cloud cover in May - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average cloud cover in May: 41

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 44).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in May
Lynchburg, VA

Average visibility in May - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average visibility in May: 8km

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

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