Average Weather in May in Rapino Italy
Daily high temperatures increase by 8°F, from 63°F to 71°F, rarely falling below 56°F or exceeding 79°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 7°F, from 48°F to 55°F, rarely falling below 42°F or exceeding 61°F.
For reference, on August 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Rapino typically range from 64°F to 83°F, while on February 5, the coldest day of the year, they range from 34°F to 47°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
Pollock Pines, California, United States (6,170 miles away) and North Wildwood, New Jersey, United States (4,450 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Rapino (view comparison).
The month of May in Rapino experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 45% to 37%.
The clearest day of the month is May 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 63% of the time.
For reference, on December 6, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 51%, while on July 21, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 87%.
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 Rapino, the chance of a wet day over the course of May is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 22% and ending it at 19%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 33% on November 20, and its lowest chance is 13% on July 7.
Probability of Precipitation in May
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during May in Rapino is essentially constant, remaining about 1.4 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 2.9 inches or falling below 0.3 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in May
Over the course of May in Rapino, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 58 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 57 seconds, and weekly increase of 13 minutes, 39 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is May 1, with 14 hours, 4 minutes of daylight and the longest day is May 31, with 15 hours, 2 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in May
The latest sunrise of the month in Rapino is 5:58 AM on May 1 and the earliest sunrise is 29 minutes earlier at 5:30 AM on May 31.
The earliest sunset is 8:02 PM on May 1 and the latest sunset is 30 minutes later at 8:32 PM on May 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Rapino during 2021, 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 5:27 AM and sets 15 hours, 16 minutes later, at 8:43 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:28 AM and sets 9 hours, 6 minutes later, at 4:34 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in May
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for May 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in May
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Rapino is essentially constant during May, remaining within 1% of 1% throughout.
For reference, on August 9, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 22% of the time, while on October 30, 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 Rapino is gradually decreasing during May, decreasing from 6.0 miles per hour to 5.4 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on February 24, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.9 miles per hour, while on June 16, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.1 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in May
The hourly average wind direction in Rapino throughout May is predominantly from the north, with a peak proportion of 33% on May 30.
Wind Direction in May
Rapino 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 Rapino is rapidly increasing during May, rising by 7°F, from 60°F to 68°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in May
The growing season in Rapino typically lasts for 8.6 months (263 days), from around March 14 to around December 3, rarely starting before February 14 or after April 13, and rarely ending before November 9 or after December 27.
The month of May in Rapino 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 Rapino are increasing during May, increasing by 308°F, from 200°F to 508°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in May
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Rapino is gradually increasing during May, rising by 0.9 kWh, from 6.1 kWh to 7.0 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 Rapino are 42.209 deg latitude, 14.185 deg longitude, and 1,316 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Rapino contains large variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 2,142 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,484 feet. Within 10 miles contains large variations in elevation (9,022 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (9,501 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Rapino is covered by cropland (65%) and trees (29%), within 10 miles by cropland (57%) and trees (27%), and within 50 miles by cropland (31%) and water (29%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Rapino, 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 Rapino.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Rapino 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 Rapino is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Rapino and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Abruzzo Airport (47%, 25 kilometers, north); Termoli (21%, 71 kilometers, east); Campobasso (17%, 81 kilometers, southeast); and Frosinone (15%, 97 kilometers, southwest).
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .