Weather in New Orleans in may 2023

The weather in New Orleans in the month of may comes from statistical datas on the past years. You can view the weather statistics for all the month, but also by clicking on the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Average weather throughout may

good weather UV index: 7

Weather at 6am
74°F

Partly Cloudy

27%

Cloudy

10%

Moderate rain at times

9%

Weather at 12pm
83°F

Partly Cloudy

25%

Moderate rain at times

10%

Cloudy

7%

Weather at 6pm
81°F

Partly Cloudy

25%

Moderate rain at times

9%

Cloudy

6%

Weather at 3am
74°F

Clear/Sunny

54%

Partly Cloudy

22%

Moderate rain at times

11%

Cloudy

8%



Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in New Orleans in may

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in New Orleans in may.


The climate of New Orleans in may is good

The climate in may in New Orleans is rather dry (with 3.4in of precipitation over 6 days). The weather's not getting better compared to the previous month since in april there is an average of 2.2in of rainfall over 4 days.

The climate pleasant in this city this month. Temperatures are up to 85°F. The seasonal minimum is 74°F. Thus, the mean temperature average on this month of may in New Orleans is 79°F. Note that these seasonal averages are in contrast with those observed in New Orleans in the month of may with a maximum record of 95°F in 2019 and a minimum record of 49°F in 2013. You can plan to have about 11 days with temperatures over 86°F, or 35 of the month.

On this month of may, day length in New Orleans is generally 13:40. Sunrise is at 05:07 and sunset is at 18:47.

With good weather conditions, this month is a good time to go in New Orleans.




Seasonal average climate and temperature of New Orleans in may

Check below seasonal norms These statistics are compiled from the weather statements of the past years of may.

May
Outside temperature
Average temperature 79°F
Highest temperature 85°F
Lowest temperature 74°F
Highest record temperature 95°F
(2019)
Lowest record temperature 49°F
(2013)
Number of days at +86°F 11 day(s)
(35%)
Number of days at +65°F 31 day(s)
(100%)
Sea temperature
Average sea temperature 77°F
Lowest sea temperature 71°F
Highest sea temperature 84°F
Wind
Wind speed 18km/h
Wind temperature 74°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 3.4in
Number of days with rainfall 6 day(s)
(19%)
Record daily rainfall 1.6in
(2013)
Other climate data
Humidity 84%
Visibility 9.71km
Cloud cover 25%
UV index 7
Daily sunshine hours 13
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 05:07
Time of sunset 18:47
Length of day 13:40
Our opinion about the weather in may
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How was the weather last may?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in New Orleans in may 2022:

01-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 94°F
02-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 90°F
03-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
72°F to 94°F
04-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
72°F to 97°F
05-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
72°F to 95°F
06-05-2022
Light rain shower
74°F to 90°F
07-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 95°F
08-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
72°F to 94°F
09-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
72°F to 95°F
10-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 92°F
11-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 94°F
12-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
72°F to 90°F
13-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
72°F to 88°F
14-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 92°F
15-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 94°F
16-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
72°F to 97°F
17-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 97°F
18-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 95°F
19-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 95°F
20-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 95°F
21-05-2022
Patchy light rain in area with thunder
77°F to 94°F
22-05-2022
Light rain shower
76°F to 86°F
23-05-2022
Light rain shower
74°F to 81°F
24-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
74°F to 92°F
25-05-2022
Thundery outbreaks in nearby
76°F to 92°F
26-05-2022
Moderate or heavy rain shower
70°F to 85°F
27-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
67°F to 86°F
28-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
72°F to 94°F
29-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
70°F to 90°F
30-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
72°F to 92°F
31-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
74°F to 92°F

Map: other cities in Louisiana in may

Cities near New Orleans:

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Houma in maygood weather
Grand Isle in maygood weather
Morgan City in maygood weather
Baton Rouge in maygood weather
New Iberia in mayperfect weather
Marsh Island in maygood weather
Opelousas in maygood weather
Marksville in maygood weather
Pecan Island in maygood weather
Oakdale in maygood weather
Louisiana in may: See full list of cities

Click over cities on the map for information about the weather in may.

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Weather data for New Orleans in may:

Weather data for New Orleans for may are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in New Orleans. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in New Orleans can vary slightly from year to year, but this data should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags or check for the best time in year to go to New Orleans.


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