Kuujjuaq
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Kuujjuaq, Canada

May, the last month of the spring, in Kuujjuaq, is a wintry month, with temperature in the range of an average low of -3.6°C (25.5°F) and an average high of 5°C (41°F).

Temperature

In Kuujjuaq, the average high-temperature soars, from a subzero cold -3.5°C (25.7°F) in April, to a wintry 5°C (41°F). In Kuujjuaq, the average low-temperature is -3.6°C (25.5°F).

Rainfall

In Kuujjuaq, it is raining for 6.4 days, with typically 14.5mm (0.6") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 84 rainfall days, and 295.5mm (11.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through December are months with snowfall in Kuujjuaq, Canada. In May, it is snowing for 8.1 days. Throughout May, 145mm (5.7") of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Kuujjuaq, there are 114.3 snowfall days, and 2517.1mm (99.1") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Kuujjuaq is 16.8h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 4.8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in May in Kuujjuaq?

In May, the average high-temperature is 5°C (41°F), and the average low-temperature is -3.6°C (25.5°F).

How much does it rain in Kuujjuaq in May?

In Kuujjuaq, Canada, in May, it is raining for 6.4 days, with typically 14.5mm (0.6") of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in May in Kuujjuaq?

In Kuujjuaq, in May, during 8.1 snowfall days, 145mm (5.7") of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Kuujjuaq have in May?

In Kuujjuaq, the average length of the day in May is 16.8h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Kuujjuaq?

In Kuujjuaq, Canada, the average sunshine in May is 4.8h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Kuujjuaq?

In Kuujjuaq, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Kuujjuaq, Canada
  • Average high temperature in May: 5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (17.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-20.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: -3.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (6.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-29.3°C).

Average rainfall in May - Kuujjuaq, Canada
  • Average rainfall in May: 14.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (71.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Kuujjuaq, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in May: 6.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (0.1 days).

Average snowfall in May - Kuujjuaq, Canada
  • Average snowfall in May: 145mm

The month with the highest snowfall is November (450mm).
The month with the lowest snowfall is August (0.3mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Kuujjuaq, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in May: 8.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is November (17.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are July and August (0.1 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Kuujjuaq, Canada
  • Average daylight in May: 16.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 4.8h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.6h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 1.3h).

Average UV index in May - Kuujjuaq, Canada
  • Average UV index in May: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).