Weather in New York in May 2018

Expect 21°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 8 hours of sunshine per day in New York in May. Check more long-term weather averages for New York in May before you book your next holiday to New York in 2018. The May weather averages shown below are for New York City.

Key weather averages for New York in May

  • 21°C maximum daytime temperature in May in New York (New York City)21
    21°C max day temperature
  • 8 hours of sunshine per day (57% of daylight hours) in May in New York8
    8 hours of sunshine per day
  • 11 days with some rainfall in May in New York (New York City)11
    11 days with some rainfall
  • 12°C minimum night-time temperature in May in New York (New York City)12
    12°C min night temperature
  • 14 hours of daylight per day in May in New York (New York City)14
    14 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in May in New York (New York City)0
    No heat & humidity
  • 103 mm monthly rainfall in May in New York (New York City)103
    103 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 7 (High) in May in New York (New York City)7
    7 (High) UV index
  • 12°C sea temperature in May in New York (New York City)12
    12°C sea temperature

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Guide to New York weather in May

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

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 sea temperature in and around New York in May is 12°C (54°F).

The weather in New York in May is represented by New York City.

New York sunrise & sunset times for May 2018

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for New York in May 2018. Select a month to view New York sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The New York sunrise & sunset times shown below are for New York City.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Tuesday, 1st May 2018 05:55 19:52
Wednesday, 2nd May 2018 05:53 19:53
Thursday, 3rd May 2018 05:52 19:54
Friday, 4th May 2018 05:51 19:55
Saturday, 5th May 2018 05:50 19:56
Sunday, 6th May 2018 05:48 19:57
Monday, 7th May 2018 05:47 19:58
Tuesday, 8th May 2018 05:46 19:59
Wednesday, 9th May 2018 05:45 20:00
Thursday, 10th May 2018 05:44 20:01
Friday, 11th May 2018 05:43 20:02
Saturday, 12th May 2018 05:42 20:03
Sunday, 13th May 2018 05:41 20:04
Monday, 14th May 2018 05:40 20:05
Tuesday, 15th May 2018 05:39 20:06
Wednesday, 16th May 2018 05:38 20:07
Thursday, 17th May 2018 05:37 20:08
Friday, 18th May 2018 05:36 20:09
Saturday, 19th May 2018 05:35 20:10
Sunday, 20th May 2018 05:35 20:11
Monday, 21st May 2018 05:34 20:12
Tuesday, 22nd May 2018 05:33 20:13
Wednesday, 23rd May 2018 05:32 20:14
Thursday, 24th May 2018 05:32 20:15
Friday, 25th May 2018 05:31 20:15
Saturday, 26th May 2018 05:30 20:16
Sunday, 27th May 2018 05:30 20:17
Monday, 28th May 2018 05:29 20:18
Tuesday, 29th May 2018 05:28 20:19
Wednesday, 30th May 2018 05:28 20:20
Thursday, 31st May 2018 05:27 20:20
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