New York weather in May 2021

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The May weather guide for New York 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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How hot is it in New York in May?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 21°C in New York City, New York in May, falling to 12°C at night.

How sunny is it in New York in May?

There are normally 8 hours of bright sunshine each day in New York City, New York in May - that's 57% of daylight hours.

How warm is the sea around New York in May?

The average sea temperature around New York City, New York in May is 12°C.

Does it rain in New York in May?

There are usually 11 days with some rain in New York City, New York in May and the average monthly rainfall is 103mm.

New York sunrise & sunset times for May 2021

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for New York in May 2021. 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.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Saturday, 1st May 2021 05:54 19:53
Sunday, 16th May 2021 05:38 20:08
Monday, 31st May 2021 05:27 20:20
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