Cambridge
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Cambridge, United Kingdom

A beautiful sunny day in the scenic city of Cambridge, of the United Kingdom
A beautiful sunny day in the scenic city of Cambridge, of the United Kingdom
May, the last month of the spring, in Cambridge, is a comfortable month, with average temperature varying between 7.3°C (45.1°F) and 17.5°C (63.5°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a moderate 13.8°C (56.8°F) in April, to a comfortable 17.5°C (63.5°F). In May, in Cambridge, the average low-temperature is 7.3°C (45.1°F).

Rainfall

In May, in Cambridge, the rain falls for 13 days. Throughout May, 46.8mm (1.8") of precipitation is accumulated. In Cambridge, during the entire year, the rain falls for 164 days and collects up to 576.5mm (22.7") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 15.7h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Cambridge is 5.8h.

UV index

In Cambridge, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in May in Cambridge?

In May, the average high-temperature is 17.5°C (63.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 7.3°C (45.1°F).

How much does it rain in Cambridge in May?

In Cambridge, United Kingdom, during May, the rain falls for 13 days and regularly aggregates up to 46.8mm (1.8") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Cambridge have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Cambridge is 15.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Cambridge have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Cambridge is 5.8h.

How high is the UV index in May in Cambridge?

In Cambridge, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in May: 17.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (7.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 7.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (1.2°C).

Average rainfall in May - Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in May: 46.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (57.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (34.6mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (17 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (11 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in May: 15.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.8h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 5.8h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.6h).

Average UV index in May - Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 0).