Average Weather in May in Antigny France
Daily high temperatures increase by 7°F, from 62°F to 69°F, rarely falling below 54°F or exceeding 80°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 6°F, from 45°F to 51°F, rarely falling below 39°F or exceeding 58°F.
For reference, on August 2, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Antigny typically range from 58°F to 77°F, while on February 8, the coldest day of the year, they range from 35°F to 48°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 Antigny experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 53% to 47%.
The clearest day of the month is May 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 53% of the time.
For reference, on January 5, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 69%, while on July 23, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 69%.
Cloud Cover Categories in May
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Antigny, the chance of a wet day over the course of May is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 28% and ending it at 25%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 35% on December 27, and its lowest chance is 16% on August 26.
Probability of Precipitation in May
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during May in Antigny is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 1.9 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.6 inches or falls below 0.5 inches, and ending the month at 1.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.8 inches or falls below 0.5 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in May
Over the course of May in Antigny, 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, 9 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 19 seconds, and weekly increase of 16 minutes, 10 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is May 1, with 14 hours, 25 minutes of daylight and the longest day is May 31, with 15 hours, 34 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in May
The latest sunrise of the month in Antigny is 6:47 AM on May 1 and the earliest sunrise is 34 minutes earlier at 6:13 AM on May 31.
The earliest sunset is 9:13 PM on May 1 and the latest sunset is 35 minutes later at 9:48 PM on May 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Antigny during 2020, but it neither starts nor ends during May, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 20, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 6:09 AM and sets 15 hours, 51 minutes later, at 10:00 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:44 AM and sets 8 hours, 34 minutes later, at 5:18 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in May
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Antigny is essentially constant during May, remaining around 1% throughout.
For reference, on August 2, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 7% 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
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Antigny is essentially constant during May, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 9.4 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on January 16, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 11.3 miles per hour, while on August 4, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.1 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in May
The hourly average wind direction in Antigny throughout May is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 37% on May 31.
Wind Direction in May
Antigny is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in Antigny is increasing during May, rising by 5°F, from 56°F to 61°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in May
The growing season in Antigny typically lasts for 7.4 months (228 days), from around April 2 to around November 16, rarely starting before March 10 or after April 21, and rarely ending before October 22 or after December 21.
The month of May in Antigny is reliably fully within the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in May
The average accumulated growing degree days in Antigny are increasing during May, increasing by 244°F, from 195°F to 440°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in May
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Antigny is increasing during May, rising by 1.0 kWh, from 5.5 kWh to 6.6 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 Antigny are 46.621 deg latitude, -0.770 deg longitude, and 322 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Antigny contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 243 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 315 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (823 feet). Within 50 miles also contains very significant variations in elevation (1,096 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Antigny is covered by cropland (78%) and grassland (15%), within 10 miles by cropland (69%) and grassland (17%), and within 50 miles by cropland (67%) and grassland (15%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Antigny 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 Antigny.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Antigny 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 Antigny is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Antigny and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Niort-Souché (35%, 45 kilometers, southeast); La Roche-sur-Yon - Les Ajoncs (32%, 47 kilometers, west); La Rochelle – Île de Ré Airport (23%, 58 kilometers, southwest); and Angers-Avrillé (11%, 97 kilometers, north).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .