Average Weather in May in Sauze d'Oulx Italy
Daily high temperatures increase by 8°F, from 50°F to 59°F, rarely falling below 40°F or exceeding 67°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 7°F, from 33°F to 39°F, rarely falling below 27°F or exceeding 46°F.
For reference, on July 26, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Sauze d'Oulx typically range from 47°F to 68°F, while on January 15, the coldest day of the year, they range from 12°F to 29°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 Sauze d'Oulx experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 55% throughout the month. The highest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 57% on May 9.
The clearest day of the month is May 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 48% of the time.
For reference, on May 9, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 57%, while on July 21, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 71%.
Cloud Cover Categories in May
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Sauze d'Oulx, the chance of a wet day over the course of May is gradually increasing, starting the month at 31% and ending it at 33%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 34% on May 27, and its lowest chance is 15% on February 11.
Over the course of May in Sauze d'Oulx, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 26% to 33%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain decreases from 4% to 0%, 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 Sauze d'Oulx is essentially constant, remaining about 2.5 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 4.6 inches or falling below 0.7 inches.
The highest average 31-day accumulation is 2.6 inches on May 17.
Average Monthly Rainfall in May
We report snowfall in liquid-equivalent terms. The actual depth of new snowfall is typically between 5 and 10 times the liquid-equivalent amount, assuming the ground is frozen. As with rainfall, we consider the liquid-equivalent snowfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent snowfall during May in Sauze d'Oulx is essentially constant, remaining about 0.1 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.6 inches or falling to 0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in May
Over the course of May in Sauze d'Oulx, 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, 6 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 11 seconds, and weekly increase of 15 minutes, 19 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is May 1, with 14 hours, 16 minutes of daylight and the longest day is May 31, with 15 hours, 21 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in May
The latest sunrise of the month in Sauze d'Oulx is 6:22 AM on May 1 and the earliest sunrise is 32 minutes earlier at 5:49 AM on May 31.
The earliest sunset is 8:37 PM on May 1 and the latest sunset is 33 minutes later at 9:11 PM on May 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Sauze d'Oulx 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 5:45 AM and sets 15 hours, 37 minutes later, at 9:23 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:07 AM and sets 8 hours, 46 minutes later, at 4:53 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in May
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Sauze d'Oulx is essentially constant during May, remaining around 0% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels in May
The average hourly wind speed in Sauze d'Oulx is essentially constant during May, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 5.1 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on February 2, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.9 miles per hour, while on August 10, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.4 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in May
Wind Direction in May
The growing season in Sauze d'Oulx typically lasts for 4.0 months (123 days), from around May 24 to around September 24, rarely starting before April 29 or after June 16, and rarely ending before August 30 or after October 16.
During May in Sauze d'Oulx, the chance that a given day is within the growing season is very rapidly increasing rising from 12% to 65% 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 Sauze d'Oulx are gradually increasing during May, increasing by 56°F, from 15°F to 71°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in May
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Sauze d'Oulx is gradually increasing during May, rising by 0.9 kWh, from 6.0 kWh to 6.9 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 Sauze d'Oulx are 45.027 deg latitude, 6.861 deg longitude, and 5,581 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Sauze d'Oulx contains extreme variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 4,514 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 5,282 feet. Within 10 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (8,960 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (12,690 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Sauze d'Oulx is covered by trees (79%) and grassland (11%), within 10 miles by trees (47%) and grassland (27%), and within 50 miles by trees (33%) and grassland (22%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Sauze d'Oulx 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 Sauze d'Oulx.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Sauze d'Oulx 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 Sauze d'Oulx is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Sauze d'Oulx and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Turin Caselle Airport (21%, 65 kilometers, east); Cuneo International Airport (21%, 80 kilometers, southeast); Aosta Airport (23%, 87 kilometers, northeast); Chambéry Airport (17%, 103 kilometers, northwest); and Château-Arnoux-Saint-Auban Airport (17%, 127 kilometers, southwest).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .