Gander
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Gander, Canada

The last month of the spring, May, is a fresh month in Gander, Canada, with average temperature varying between 2°C (35.6°F) and 12°C (53.6°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature rises, from a wintry 5°C (41°F) in April, to a fresh 12°C (53.6°F). In Gander, Canada, the average low-temperature is 2°C (35.6°F).

Rainfall

In May, in Gander, the rain falls for 16 days. Throughout May, 78mm (3.1") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 200 rainfall days, and 1156mm (45.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 15.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Gander is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Gander?

In May, in Gander, the average high-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 2°C (35.6°F).

How much does it rain in Gander in May?

In Gander, Canada, in May, during 16 rainfall days, 78mm (3.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in May in Gander?

In Gander, Canada, the average length of the day in May is 15.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Gander have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Gander, Canada, is 6h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Gander?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Gander is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Gander, Canada
  • Average high temperature in May: 12°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (22°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-3°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 2°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (11°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-12°C).

Average rainfall in May - Gander, Canada
  • Average rainfall in May: 78mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (111mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (73mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Gander, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (14 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Gander, Canada
  • Average daylight in May: 15.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.3h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 2).

Average UV index in May - Gander, Canada
  • Average UV index in May: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).