Weather in New York City in May 2017

Check the weather in New York City in May based on long-term weather averages before you book your next holiday to New York in 2017. Expect daytime temperatures to reach 21°C with on average 8 hours of sunshine per day in New York City in May.

What is the weather like in New York City in May?
How hot is New York City in May? 21°C
How sunny is New York City in May? 8 sunshine hours/day
How wet is New York City in May? 103 mm rainfall
How warm is the sea around New York City in May? 12°C

Weather in New York City in May

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  • 21°C maximum daytime temperature in May in New York City21
    21°C max day temperature
  • 8 hours of sunshine per day (57% of daylight hours) in May in New York City8
    8 hours of sunshine per day
  • 11 days with some rainfall in May in New York City11
    11 days with some rainfall
  • 12°C minimum night-time temperature in May in New York City12
    12°C min night temperature
  • 14 hours of daylight per day in May in New York City14
    14 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in May in New York City0
    No heat & humidity
  • 103 mm monthly rainfall in May in New York City103
    103 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 7 (High) in May in New York City7
    7 (High) UV index
  • 12°C sea temperature in May in New York City12
    12°C sea temperature

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More about New York City weather in May

The average maximum daytime temperature in New York City in May is a comfortable 21°C (70°F). There are usually 8 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 57% of the 14 hours of daylight. The average sea temperature in and around New York City in May is 12°C (54°F).

Expect 103mm (4.1 inches) of rainfall across the whole of May with 11 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be high (7 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a cool 12°C (54°F). The weather in New York City in May is represented by New York City.

New York City sunrise & sunset times for May 2017

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

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Monday, 1st May 2017 05:54 19:52
Tuesday, 2nd May 2017 05:53 19:54
Wednesday, 3rd May 2017 05:52 19:55
Thursday, 4th May 2017 05:51 19:56
Friday, 5th May 2017 05:49 19:57
Saturday, 6th May 2017 05:48 19:58
Sunday, 7th May 2017 05:47 19:59
Monday, 8th May 2017 05:46 20:00
Tuesday, 9th May 2017 05:45 20:01
Wednesday, 10th May 2017 05:44 20:02
Thursday, 11th May 2017 05:43 20:03
Friday, 12th May 2017 05:42 20:04
Saturday, 13th May 2017 05:41 20:05
Sunday, 14th May 2017 05:40 20:06
Monday, 15th May 2017 05:39 20:07
Tuesday, 16th May 2017 05:38 20:08
Wednesday, 17th May 2017 05:37 20:08
Thursday, 18th May 2017 05:36 20:09
Friday, 19th May 2017 05:35 20:10
Saturday, 20th May 2017 05:34 20:11
Sunday, 21st May 2017 05:34 20:12
Monday, 22nd May 2017 05:33 20:13
Tuesday, 23rd May 2017 05:32 20:14
Wednesday, 24th May 2017 05:31 20:15
Thursday, 25th May 2017 05:31 20:16
Friday, 26th May 2017 05:30 20:17
Saturday, 27th May 2017 05:29 20:17
Sunday, 28th May 2017 05:29 20:18
Monday, 29th May 2017 05:28 20:19
Tuesday, 30th May 2017 05:28 20:20
Wednesday, 31st May 2017 05:27 20:20
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