Average Weather in May in Las Taponas Mexico
Daily high temperatures are around 82°F, rarely falling below 75°F or exceeding 88°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 82°F on May 12.
Daily low temperatures increase by 3°F, from 52°F to 55°F, rarely falling below 48°F or exceeding 59°F.
For reference, on May 11, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Las Taponas typically range from 53°F to 82°F, while on January 7, the coldest day of the year, they range from 39°F to 70°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 Las Taponas experiences increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 40% to 49%.
The clearest day of the month is May 10, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 60% of the time.
For reference, on September 15, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 83%, while on February 23, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 66%.
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 Las Taponas, the chance of a wet day over the course of May is very rapidly increasing, starting the month at 9% and ending it at 27%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 64% on July 15, and its lowest chance is 2% on December 13.
Probability of Precipitation in May
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during May in Las Taponas is rapidly increasing, starting the month at 0.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.1 inches, and ending the month at 1.8 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.3 inches or falls below 0.5 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in May
Over the course of May in Las Taponas, the length of the day is gradually increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 23 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 46 seconds, and weekly increase of 5 minutes, 24 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is May 1, with 12 hours, 54 minutes of daylight and the longest day is May 31, with 13 hours, 17 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in May
The latest sunrise of the month in Las Taponas is 7:11 AM on May 1 and the earliest sunrise is 11 minutes earlier at 7:00 AM on May 31.
The earliest sunset is 8:05 PM on May 1 and the latest sunset is 12 minutes later at 8:17 PM on May 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Las Taponas 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 7:02 AM and sets 13 hours, 22 minutes later, at 8:24 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:12 AM and sets 10 hours, 54 minutes later, at 6:06 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in May
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Las Taponas is essentially constant during May, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 26, 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
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Las Taponas is essentially constant during May, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 6.9 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on September 20, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.8 miles per hour, while on December 22, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.6 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during May is 6.8 miles per hour on May 14.
Average Wind Speed in May
Wind Direction in May
The growing season in Las Taponas typically lasts for 11 months (337 days), from around January 22 to around December 25, rarely starting after March 5, or ending before November 12.
The month of May in Las Taponas 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 Las Taponas are rapidly increasing during May, increasing by 528°F, from 1,322°F to 1,850°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in May
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Las Taponas is essentially constant during May, remaining within 0.1 kWh of 7.4 kWh throughout.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in May
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Las Taponas are 20.417 deg latitude, -100.383 deg longitude, and 6,913 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Las Taponas contains significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 627 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 6,886 feet. Within 10 miles contains significant variations in elevation (3,786 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (6,896 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Las Taponas is covered by grassland (68%) and shrubs (21%), within 10 miles by grassland (38%) and trees (26%), and within 50 miles by trees (26%) and cropland (25%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Las Taponas 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 Las Taponas.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Las Taponas 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 Las Taponas is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Las Taponas and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Querétaro Intercontinental Airport (68%, 30 kilometers, northeast); General Francisco J. Mujica International Airport (15%, 92 kilometers, southwest); Del Bajío International Airport (9%, 131 kilometers, northwest); and Licenciado Adolfo López Mateos International Airport (7%, 148 kilometers, southeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .