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 cold month, with average temperature varying between -3.6°C (25.5°F) and 5°C (41°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature significantly increases, from a freezing cold -3.5°C (25.7°F) in April, to a cold 5°C (41°F). The average low-temperature, in Kuujjuaq, Canada, is -3.6°C (25.5°F).

Rainfall

In May, in Kuujjuaq, Canada, the rain falls for 6.4 days. Throughout May, 14.5mm (0.6") of precipitation is accumulated. In Kuujjuaq, during the entire year, the rain falls for 84 days and collects up to 295.5mm (11.6") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Kuujjuaq are January through December.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Kuujjuaq is 16.8h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Kuujjuaq is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 4 in May 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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 Kuujjuaq, Canada, in May, the average high-temperature is 5°C (41°F), and the average low-temperature is -3.6°C (25.5°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Kuujjuaq?

In Kuujjuaq, in May, during 6.4 rainfall days, 14.5mm (0.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in May in Kuujjuaq?

In Kuujjuaq, during May, snow falls for 8.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 145mm (5.7") of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Kuujjuaq have in May?

The average length of the day in May is 16.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Kuujjuaq have in May?

In May, the average sunshine is 4.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Kuujjuaq?

In Kuujjuaq, Canada, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability 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).