Average Weather in May in Logan Lake Canada
Daily high temperatures increase by 6°F, from 58°F to 64°F, rarely falling below 47°F or exceeding 76°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 8°F, from 33°F to 41°F, rarely falling below 26°F or exceeding 48°F.
For reference, on August 1, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Logan Lake typically range from 49°F to 76°F, while on January 1, the coldest day of the year, they range from 12°F to 21°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 Logan Lake experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 57% to 53%.
The clearest day of the month is May 29, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 47% of the time.
For reference, on January 15, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 72%, while on August 3, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 69%.
Cloud Cover Categories in May
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Logan Lake, the chance of a wet day over the course of May is very rapidly increasing, starting the month at 12% and ending it at 22%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 22% on June 6, and its lowest chance is 9% on April 7.
Over the course of May in Logan Lake, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 11% to 22%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 1% throughout, and the chance of a day with only snow remains an essentially constant 0% throughout.
Probability of Precipitation in May
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during May in Logan Lake is increasing, starting the month at 0.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.1 inches or falls below 0.2 inches, and ending the month at 1.1 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.0 inches or falls below 0.3 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in May
Over the course of May in Logan Lake, the length of the day is rapidly increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 1 hour, 22 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 44 seconds, and weekly increase of 19 minutes, 7 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is May 1, with 14 hours, 46 minutes of daylight and the longest day is May 31, with 16 hours, 8 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in May
The latest sunrise of the month in Logan Lake is 5:37 AM on May 1 and the earliest sunrise is 40 minutes earlier at 4:57 AM on May 31.
The earliest sunset is 8:23 PM on May 1 and the latest sunset is 41 minutes later at 9:05 PM on May 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Logan Lake during 2018, 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 4:51 AM and sets 16 hours, 28 minutes later, at 9:18 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:01 AM and sets 7 hours, 60 minutes later, at 4:01 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in May
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Logan Lake is essentially constant during May, remaining around 0% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels in May
The average hourly wind speed in Logan Lake is essentially constant during May, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 4.1 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on March 24, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.4 miles per hour, while on August 5, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 3.6 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in May
Wind Direction in May
The growing season in Logan Lake typically lasts for 3.9 months (118 days), from around May 19 to around September 14, rarely starting before May 1 or after June 6, and rarely ending before August 29 or after October 1.
During May in Logan Lake, the chance that a given day is within the growing season is very rapidly increasing rising from 10% to 79% over the course of the month.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in May
The average accumulated growing degree days in Logan Lake are gradually increasing during May, increasing by 99°F, from 37°F to 136°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in May
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Logan Lake is gradually increasing during May, rising by 0.8 kWh, from 5.6 kWh to 6.4 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 Logan Lake are 50.500 deg latitude, -120.803 deg longitude, and 3,885 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Logan Lake contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,388 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 3,820 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (3,205 feet). Within 50 miles contains large variations in elevation (8,894 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Logan Lake is covered by trees (52%), sparse vegetation (26%), and shrubs (22%), within 10 miles by trees (65%) and sparse vegetation (21%), and within 50 miles by trees (60%) and sparse vegetation (22%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Logan Lake 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 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Logan Lake.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Logan Lake 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 Logan Lake is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Logan Lake and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Kamloops Auto (30%, 33 kilometers, northeast); Lytton, B. C. (21%, 63 kilometers, southwest); Clinton, B. C. (31%, 87 kilometers, northwest); and Princeton Aerodrome (18%, 117 kilometers, south).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .