Average Weather in May in Pontecchio Polesine Italy
Daily high temperatures increase by 9°F, from 69°F to 77°F, rarely falling below 60°F or exceeding 86°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 8°F, from 51°F to 58°F, rarely falling below 45°F or exceeding 65°F.
For reference, on July 31, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Pontecchio Polesine typically range from 67°F to 88°F, while on January 12, the coldest day of the year, they range from 30°F to 42°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 Pontecchio Polesine experiences decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 50% to 42%. The highest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 50% on May 6.
The clearest day of the month is May 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 58% of the time.
For reference, on December 6, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 56%, while on July 21, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 77%.
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 Pontecchio Polesine, the chance of a wet day over the course of May is essentially constant, remaining around 27% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 28% on May 9, and its lowest chance is 14% on January 24.
Probability of Precipitation in May
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during May in Pontecchio Polesine is essentially constant, remaining about 2.1 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 3.8 inches or falling below 0.8 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in May
Over the course of May in Pontecchio Polesine, 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 Pontecchio Polesine is 6:02 AM on May 1 and the earliest sunrise is 32 minutes earlier at 5:29 AM on May 31.
The earliest sunset is 8:18 PM on May 1 and the latest sunset is 33 minutes later at 8:51 PM on May 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Pontecchio Polesine 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 5:25 AM and sets 15 hours, 37 minutes later, at 9:03 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:47 AM and sets 8 hours, 46 minutes later, at 4:33 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in May
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Pontecchio Polesine is rapidly increasing during May, rising from 0% to 11% over the course of the month.
For reference, on August 6, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 55% of the time, while on November 18, 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 Pontecchio Polesine is gradually decreasing during May, decreasing from 6.7 miles per hour to 6.2 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on February 25, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.4 miles per hour, while on August 11, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.8 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in May
Wind Direction in May
Pontecchio Polesine 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 Pontecchio Polesine is rapidly increasing during May, rising by 8°F, from 60°F to 68°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in May
The growing season in Pontecchio Polesine typically lasts for 8.3 months (254 days), from around March 10 to around November 19, rarely starting before February 15 or after March 31, and rarely ending before October 31 or after December 8.
The month of May in Pontecchio Polesine 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 Pontecchio Polesine are increasing during May, increasing by 434°F, from 296°F to 730°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in May
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Pontecchio Polesine is gradually increasing during May, rising by 0.9 kWh, from 5.7 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 Pontecchio Polesine are 45.020 deg latitude, 11.813 deg longitude, and 0 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Pontecchio Polesine is essentially flat, with a maximum elevation change of 43 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1 foot. Within 10 miles is also essentially flat (92 feet). Within 50 miles is essentially flat (3,173 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Pontecchio Polesine is covered by cropland (88%) and artificial surfaces (12%), within 10 miles by cropland (91%), and within 50 miles by cropland (67%) and water (21%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Pontecchio Polesine 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 Pontecchio Polesine.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Pontecchio Polesine 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 Pontecchio Polesine is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Pontecchio Polesine and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport (28%, 68 kilometers, southwest); Venice Marco Polo Airport (28%, 69 kilometers, northeast); Punta Marina (24%, 74 kilometers, southeast); and Verona Villafranca Airport (20%, 84 kilometers, northwest).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .