Average Weather in May in Rio de la Soledad Mexico
Daily high temperatures are around 74°F, rarely falling below 66°F or exceeding 82°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 74°F on May 10.
Daily low temperatures are around 50°F, rarely falling below 44°F or exceeding 55°F.
For reference, on April 26, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Rio de la Soledad typically range from 49°F to 74°F, while on January 13, the coldest day of the year, they range from 39°F to 65°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 Rio de la Soledad experiences rapidly increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 41% to 53%.
The clearest day of the month is May 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 59% of the time.
For reference, on September 14, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 85%, while on February 28, 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 Rio de la Soledad, the chance of a wet day over the course of May is very rapidly increasing, starting the month at 28% and ending it at 44%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 79% on July 4, and its lowest chance is 9% on December 26.
Probability of Precipitation in May
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during May in Rio de la Soledad is very rapidly increasing, starting the month at 1.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.1 inches or falls below 0.3 inches, and ending the month at 3.7 inches, when it rarely exceeds 6.8 inches or falls below 1.3 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in May
Over the course of May in Rio de la Soledad, 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, 19 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is May 1, with 12 hours, 53 minutes of daylight and the longest day is May 31, with 13 hours, 16 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in May
The latest sunrise of the month in Rio de la Soledad is 7:05 AM on May 1 and the earliest sunrise is 11 minutes earlier at 6:54 AM on May 31.
The earliest sunset is 7:58 PM on May 1 and the latest sunset is 12 minutes later at 8:10 PM on May 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Rio de la Soledad 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 6:56 AM and sets 13 hours, 21 minutes later, at 8:17 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:05 AM and sets 10 hours, 55 minutes later, at 6:00 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in May
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Rio de la Soledad is essentially constant during May, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on June 5, 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 Rio de la Soledad is essentially constant during May, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 6.6 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on June 28, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.0 miles per hour, while on December 22, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.2 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in May
Wind Direction in May
The growing season in Rio de la Soledad typically lasts for 10.0 months (301 days), from around February 16 to around December 14, rarely starting after March 18, or ending before October 31.
The month of May in Rio de la Soledad 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 Rio de la Soledad are increasing during May, increasing by 340°F, from 875°F to 1,215°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in May
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Rio de la Soledad is essentially constant during May, remaining around 7.2 kWh throughout.
The highest average daily incident shortwave solar energy during May is 7.3 kWh on May 10.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in May
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Rio de la Soledad are 20.115 deg latitude, -98.712 deg longitude, and 8,258 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Rio de la Soledad contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,522 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 8,220 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (4,226 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (12,707 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Rio de la Soledad is covered by artificial surfaces (56%), shrubs (26%), and grassland (11%), within 10 miles by trees (31%) and grassland (27%), and within 50 miles by cropland (32%) and shrubs (25%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Rio de la Soledad 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 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Rio de la Soledad.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Rio de la Soledad 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 Rio de la Soledad is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Rio de la Soledad and a given station.
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .