Weather in New York City in may 2021

The weather in New York City in the month of may comes from statistical datas on the past years. You can view the weather statistics for the whole month, but also navigating through the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Average weather throughout may

good weather

Weather at 6am
59°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
36% of time

Partly Cloudy

26%

Cloudy

21%

Fog

12%

Weather at 12pm
68°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
37% of time

Partly Cloudy

32%

Cloudy

26%

Moderate rain at times

4%

Weather at 6pm
63°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
39% of time

Partly Cloudy

28%

Cloudy

16%

Fog

11%

Weather at 3am
56°F

Clear/Sunny

31%

Moderate rain at times

21%

Partly Cloudy

21%

Fog

13%


Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in New York City in may

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


Climate of New York City in may

The climate of New York City in may is good

Located in the heart of spring, the climate throughout May in New York is the perfect representation of the spring season for the North American continent: a wonderful sunshine all day, at least for most of the month, a pleasant atmosphere in the morning and even less precipitation that continues to diminish over the course of the day.

First Ten Days of May in New York

Temperatures are mild at the first glimmer of the day but continue to climb in the hours that follow. The gentle feeling of the morning turns into a comfortable warmth by the middle of the day and in the early evening. The first ten days allows the New Yorkers to enjoy a weather in New York throughout May that is very pleasant.

Second Ten Days of May in New York

The weather continues to improve in mid-May. The heat intensifies slowly as the temperatures rise gradually. It is now possible to enjoy the pleasant weather conditions of the day. In this period, the spring climate of New York is favorable, especially for those who cannot stand the summer heat.

Third Ten Days of May in New York

The last days of May have the same characteristics as at the beginning of the month, however some days experience intermittent rains that may come as a surprise in the middle of a walk.



Seasonal average climate and temperature of New York City in may

Check below seasonal norms These datas are set from the weather statements of the past years of the month of may.

May
Outside temperature
Average temperature 65°F
Highest temperature 68°F
Lowest temperature 61°F
Highest record temperature 92°F
(2019)
Lowest record temperature 36°F
(2020)
Number of days at +86°F 0 day(s)
(0%)
Number of days at +65°F 20 day(s)
(65%)
Sea temperature
Average sea temperature 53°F
Lowest sea temperature 46°F
Highest sea temperature 60°F
Wind
Wind speed 18km/h
Wind temperature 61°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 3.4in
Number of days with rainfall 14 day(s)
(44%)
Record daily rainfall 2.7in
(2019)
Snowfall 0cm
Other climate data
Humidity 80%
Visibility 8.76km
Cloud cover 44%
UV index 5
Daily sunshine hours 13
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 05:39
Time of sunset 20:07
Length of day 14:28
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 York City in may 2020:

01-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
56°F to 63°F
02-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 70°F
03-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
58°F to 77°F
04-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
58°F to 68°F
05-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 61°F
06-05-2020
Light drizzle
49°F to 54°F
07-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 65°F
08-05-2020
Cloudy
49°F to 58°F
09-05-2020
Overcast
36°F to 49°F
10-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
43°F to 61°F
11-05-2020
Light rain shower
52°F to 61°F
12-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
43°F to 58°F
13-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 63°F
14-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 63°F
15-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
61°F to 81°F
16-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
63°F to 77°F
17-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
58°F to 68°F
18-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
58°F to 68°F
19-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
58°F to 67°F
20-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 65°F
21-05-2020
Clear/Sunny
56°F to 63°F
22-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
58°F to 70°F
23-05-2020
Moderate rain
61°F to 67°F
24-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 68°F
25-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
58°F to 72°F
26-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
61°F to 74°F
27-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
65°F to 74°F
28-05-2020
Overcast
67°F to 70°F
29-05-2020
Light rain shower
68°F to 77°F
30-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
70°F to 83°F
31-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
58°F to 70°F

Map: other cities in the United States (USA) in may

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Weather data for New York City in may:

Weather data for New York City for may are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in New York City. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in New York City 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 York City.


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