Average Weather in May in Belgentier France
Daily high temperatures increase by 7°F, from 64°F to 71°F, rarely falling below 57°F or exceeding 78°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 7°F, from 46°F to 53°F, rarely falling below 41°F or exceeding 58°F.
For reference, on August 5, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Belgentier typically range from 62°F to 82°F, while on January 12, the coldest day of the year, they range from 34°F to 50°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
Vancouver, Washington, United States (5,542 miles away); Pollock Pines, California, United States (5,867 miles); and Canberra, Australia (10,419 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Belgentier (view comparison).
The month of May in Belgentier experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 45% to 39%. The highest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 45% on May 8.
The clearest day of the month is May 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 61% of the time.
For reference, on October 22, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 47%, while on July 21, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 84%.
Cloud Cover Categories in May
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Belgentier, the chance of a wet day over the course of May is decreasing, starting the month at 18% and ending it at 14%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 24% on October 25, and its lowest chance is 5% on July 15.
Probability of Precipitation in May
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during May in Belgentier is decreasing, starting the month at 1.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.3 inches or falls below 0.4 inches, and ending the month at 1.1 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.5 inches or falls below 0.1 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in May
Over the course of May in Belgentier, 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, 1 minute, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 2 seconds, and weekly increase of 14 minutes, 16 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is May 1, with 14 hours, 8 minutes of daylight and the longest day is May 31, with 15 hours, 9 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in May
The latest sunrise of the month in Belgentier is 6:29 AM on May 1 and the earliest sunrise is 30 minutes earlier at 5:59 AM on May 31.
The earliest sunset is 8:37 PM on May 1 and the latest sunset is 31 minutes later at 9:08 PM on May 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Belgentier 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 5:55 AM and sets 15 hours, 24 minutes later, at 9:19 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:04 AM and sets 8 hours, 59 minutes later, at 5:03 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in May
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Belgentier is essentially constant during May, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 6, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 15% of the time, while on November 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 Belgentier is gradually decreasing during May, decreasing from 10.5 miles per hour to 9.9 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on February 19, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 11.8 miles per hour, while on August 10, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.2 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in May
Wind Direction in May
Belgentier 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 Belgentier is increasing during May, rising by 5°F, from 59°F to 64°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in May
The growing season in Belgentier typically lasts for 8.2 months (252 days), from around March 21 to around November 28, rarely starting before March 1 or after April 13, and rarely ending before November 6 or after December 26.
The month of May in Belgentier 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 Belgentier are increasing during May, increasing by 290°F, from 231°F to 522°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in May
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Belgentier is gradually increasing during May, rising by 1.0 kWh, from 6.2 kWh to 7.2 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 Belgentier are 43.246 deg latitude, 6.001 deg longitude, and 1,142 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Belgentier contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,926 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,134 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (2,999 feet). Within 50 miles contains large variations in elevation (6,293 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Belgentier is covered by trees (67%), shrubs (15%), and cropland (12%), within 10 miles by trees (51%) and cropland (22%), and within 50 miles by water (48%) and trees (24%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Belgentier 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 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Belgentier.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Belgentier 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 Belgentier is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Belgentier and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Toulon-Hyères Airport (44%, 20 kilometers, southeast); Le Luc-Le Cannet (38%, 35 kilometers, northeast); and Marseille Provence Airport (17%, 67 kilometers, west).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .