New Orleans weather in May 2019

  • 29°C maximum daytime temperature in May in New Orleans29
    29°C max day temperature
  • 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

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Expect 29°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 9 hours of sunshine per day in New Orleans in May. Check more long-term weather averages for New Orleans in May before you book your next holiday to Louisiana in 2019/2020.

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The May weather guide for New Orleans, Louisiana shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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Guide to New Orleans weather in May

The average maximum daytime temperature in New Orleans in May is a warm 29°C (84°F) with moderate heat & humidity. The average night-time temperature is usually a comfortable 19°C (66°F). 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.

New Orleans sunrise & sunset times for May 2019

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for New Orleans in May 2019. Select a month to view New Orleans sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st May 2019 06:18 19:38
Thursday, 2nd May 2019 06:17 19:38
Friday, 3rd May 2019 06:16 19:39
Saturday, 4th May 2019 06:15 19:40
Sunday, 5th May 2019 06:14 19:40
Monday, 6th May 2019 06:14 19:41
Tuesday, 7th May 2019 06:13 19:42
Wednesday, 8th May 2019 06:12 19:42
Thursday, 9th May 2019 06:11 19:43
Friday, 10th May 2019 06:10 19:43
Saturday, 11th May 2019 06:10 19:44
Sunday, 12th May 2019 06:09 19:45
Monday, 13th May 2019 06:08 19:45
Tuesday, 14th May 2019 06:08 19:46
Wednesday, 15th May 2019 06:07 19:47
Thursday, 16th May 2019 06:07 19:47
Friday, 17th May 2019 06:06 19:48
Saturday, 18th May 2019 06:05 19:49
Sunday, 19th May 2019 06:05 19:49
Monday, 20th May 2019 06:04 19:50
Tuesday, 21st May 2019 06:04 19:50
Wednesday, 22nd May 2019 06:03 19:51
Thursday, 23rd May 2019 06:03 19:52
Friday, 24th May 2019 06:03 19:52
Saturday, 25th May 2019 06:02 19:53
Sunday, 26th May 2019 06:02 19:53
Monday, 27th May 2019 06:01 19:54
Tuesday, 28th May 2019 06:01 19:55
Wednesday, 29th May 2019 06:01 19:55
Thursday, 30th May 2019 06:00 19:56
Friday, 31st May 2019 06:00 19:56
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