Average Weather in May in Angels Camp California, United States
In Angels Camp, the month of May is characterized by rising daily high temperatures, with daily highs increasing by 8°F, from 73°F to 80°F over the course of the month, and rarely exceeding 92°F or dropping below 61°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 6°F, from 50°F to 56°F, rarely falling below 42°F or exceeding 65°F.
For reference, on July 19, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Angels Camp typically range from 65°F to 91°F, while on December 23, the coldest day of the year, they range from 38°F to 52°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in May
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on May. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in May
The month of May in Angels Camp experiences rapidly decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 39% to 27%.
The clearest day of the month is May 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 73% of the time.
For reference, on February 21, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 56%, while on July 29, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 91%.
Cloud Cover in May
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Angels Camp, the chance of a wet day over the course of May is rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 13% and ending it at 7%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 32% on February 21, and its lowest chance is 1% on August 19.
Probability of Precipitation in May
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during May in Angels Camp is decreasing, starting the month at 1.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.8 inches or falls below 0.1 inches, and ending the month at 0.5 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.6 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in May
Over the course of May in Angels Camp, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 49 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 39 seconds, and weekly increase of 11 minutes, 32 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is May 1, with 13 hours, 48 minutes of daylight and the longest day is May 31, with 14 hours, 37 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in May
The latest sunrise of the month in Angels Camp is 6:05 AM on May 1 and the earliest sunrise is 24 minutes earlier at 5:41 AM on May 31.
The earliest sunset is 7:53 PM on May 1 and the latest sunset is 25 minutes later at 8:18 PM on May 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Angels Camp during 2017, but it neither starts nor ends during May, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:39 AM and sets 14 hours, 49 minutes later, at 8:28 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:14 AM and sets 9 hours, 31 minutes later, at 4:46 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in May
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Angels Camp is essentially constant during May, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on September 10, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time, while on January 1, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in May
The average hourly wind speed in Angels Camp is essentially constant during May, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 3.0 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on February 4, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 3.2 miles per hour, while on September 18, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 2.7 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in May
Wind Direction in May
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Angels Camp is increasing during May, rising by 1.0 kWh, from 6.9 kWh to 8.0 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in May
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Angels Camp are 38.068 deg latitude, -120.540 deg longitude, and 1,545 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Angels Camp contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 984 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,504 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (2,890 feet). Within 50 miles contains large variations in elevation (11,089 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Angels Camp is covered by grassland (79%) and shrubs (14%), within 10 miles by grassland (48%) and shrubs (37%), and within 50 miles by grassland (27%) and trees (25%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Angels Camp year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 5 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Angels Camp.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Angels Camp according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Angels Camp is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Angels Camp and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Modesto City-County Airport (26%, 61 kilometers, southwest); Stockton Metropolitan Airport (25%, 63 kilometers, west); Placerville Airport (24%, 75 kilometers, north); Sacramento Mather Airport (18%, 87 kilometers, northwest); and Bridgeport Sonora Junction (7%, 95 kilometers, east).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .