Weather in New Orleans in May 2017

Check the weather in New Orleans in May before you book your next holiday in Louisiana. Long-term weather averages give the best indication of the weather in May 2017 and include figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall plus sunrise & sunset times for New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

Weather in New Orleans in May

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  • 29°C maximum daytime temperature in May in New Orleans29
    29°C max day temperature
  • 9 hours of sunshine per day (67% of daylight hours) in May in New Orleans9
    9 hours of sunshine per day
  • 8 days with some rainfall in May in New Orleans8
    8 days with some rainfall
  • 19°C minimum night-time temperature in May in New Orleans19
    19°C min night temperature
  • 14 hours of daylight per day in May in New Orleans14
    14 hours of daylight per day
  • Moderate heat & humidity in May in New OrleansM
    Moderate heat & humidity
  • 122 mm monthly rainfall in May in New Orleans122
    122 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 10 (Very High) in May in New Orleans10
    10 (Very High) UV index

The average maximum daytime temperature in New Orleans in May is a warm 29°C (84°F) with moderate heat & humidity. There are usually 9 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 67% of the 14 hours of daylight.

Expect 122mm (4.8 inches) of rainfall across the whole of May with 8 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be very high (10 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a comfortable 19°C (66°F).

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New Orleans sunrise & sunset times for May 2017

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for New Orleans in May 2017. Select a month to view New Orleans sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Monday, 1st May 2017 06:17 19:38
Tuesday, 2nd May 2017 06:16 19:39
Wednesday, 3rd May 2017 06:16 19:39
Thursday, 4th May 2017 06:15 19:40
Friday, 5th May 2017 06:14 19:41
Saturday, 6th May 2017 06:13 19:41
Sunday, 7th May 2017 06:12 19:42
Monday, 8th May 2017 06:12 19:43
Tuesday, 9th May 2017 06:11 19:43
Wednesday, 10th May 2017 06:10 19:44
Thursday, 11th May 2017 06:09 19:44
Friday, 12th May 2017 06:09 19:45
Saturday, 13th May 2017 06:08 19:46
Sunday, 14th May 2017 06:07 19:46
Monday, 15th May 2017 06:07 19:47
Tuesday, 16th May 2017 06:06 19:48
Wednesday, 17th May 2017 06:06 19:48
Thursday, 18th May 2017 06:05 19:49
Friday, 19th May 2017 06:05 19:50
Saturday, 20th May 2017 06:04 19:50
Sunday, 21st May 2017 06:04 19:51
Monday, 22nd May 2017 06:03 19:51
Tuesday, 23rd May 2017 06:03 19:52
Wednesday, 24th May 2017 06:02 19:53
Thursday, 25th May 2017 06:02 19:53
Friday, 26th May 2017 06:02 19:54
Saturday, 27th May 2017 06:01 19:54
Sunday, 28th May 2017 06:01 19:55
Monday, 29th May 2017 06:01 19:55
Tuesday, 30th May 2017 06:00 19:56
Wednesday, 31st May 2017 06:00 19:57
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