Prince George
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Prince George, Canada

The last month of the spring, May, is a comfortable month in Prince George, Canada, with average temperature varying between 4°C (39.2°F) and 17°C (62.6°F).

Temperature

In Prince George, the average high-temperature in May rises, from a fresh 12°C (53.6°F) in April, to a comfortable 17°C (62.6°F). The average low-temperature, in Prince George, is 4°C (39.2°F).

Rainfall

In Prince George, in May, during 13 rainfall days, 49mm (1.9") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Prince George, during the entire year, the rain falls for 157 days and collects up to 583mm (23") of precipitation.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 16h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Prince George is 8h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Prince George is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Prince George?

In May, in Prince George, the average high-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 4°C (39.2°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Prince George?

In Prince George, during May, the rain falls for 13 days and regularly aggregates up to 49mm (1.9") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Prince George have in May?

In Prince George, the average length of the day in May is 16h.

How many hours of sunshine does Prince George have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Prince George is 8h.

How high is the UV index in May in Prince George?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Prince George, Canada, is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Prince George, Canada
  • Average high temperature in May: 17°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-5°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 4°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-13°C).

Average rainfall in May - Prince George, Canada
  • Average rainfall in May: 49mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (58mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (26mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Prince George, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (15 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (9 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Prince George, Canada
  • Average daylight in May: 16h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 2).

Average UV index in May - Prince George, Canada
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 0).