Average Weather in May in Pyhäjärvi Finland
Daily high temperatures increase by 12°F, from 43°F to 55°F, rarely falling below 34°F or exceeding 70°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 12°F, from 28°F to 40°F, rarely falling below 18°F or exceeding 48°F.
For reference, on July 22, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Pyhäjärvi typically range from 51°F to 66°F, while on January 25, the coldest day of the year, they range from 1°F to 15°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 Pyhäjärvi experiences decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 66% to 57%.
The clearest day of the month is May 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 43% of the time.
For reference, on January 2, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 86%, while on July 5, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 48%.
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 Pyhäjärvi, the chance of a wet day over the course of May is very rapidly increasing, starting the month at 23% and ending it at 33%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 38% on July 14, and its lowest chance is 14% on March 3.
Over the course of May in Pyhäjärvi, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 18% to 32%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain decreases from 3% to 1%, and the chance of a day with only snow decreases from 2% to 0%.
Probability of Precipitation in May
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during May in Pyhäjärvi is rapidly increasing, starting the month at 1.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.1 inches or falls below 0.5 inches, and ending the month at 2.3 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.6 inches or falls below 1.0 inches.
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 Pyhäjärvi is essentially constant, remaining about 0.1 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.7 inches or falling below -0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in May
Due to its extreme latitude, Pyhäjärvi experiences polar day (also known as the midnight Sun) during the summer. The precise start and end dates of polar day and night vary from year to year and depend on the precise location and elevation of the observer, and the local topography.
Neither polar day nor polar night occur during the month of May.
Over the course of May in Pyhäjärvi, the length of the day is very rapidly increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 5 hours, 33 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 11 minutes, 6 seconds, and weekly increase of 1 hour, 17 minutes, 45 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is May 1, with 17 hours, 43 minutes of daylight and the longest day is May 31, with 23 hours, 17 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in May
The latest sunrise of the month in Pyhäjärvi is 4:18 AM on May 1 and the earliest sunrise is 2 hours, 39 minutes earlier at 1:38 AM on May 31.
The earliest sunset is 10:01 PM on May 1 and the latest sunset is 2 hours, 54 minutes later at 12:55 AM on May 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Pyhäjärvi during 2021, but it neither starts nor ends during May, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
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 Pyhäjärvi is essentially constant during May, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 15, 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 Pyhäjärvi is essentially constant during May, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 5.3 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on March 8, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.6 miles per hour, while on August 10, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.1 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in May
The wind direction in Pyhäjärvi during May is predominantly out of the south from May 1 to May 23 and the north from May 23 to May 31.
Wind Direction in May
The growing season in Pyhäjärvi typically lasts for 3.4 months (106 days), from around May 24 to around September 7, rarely starting before May 7 or after June 11, and rarely ending before August 18 or after September 28.
During May in Pyhäjärvi, the chance that a given day is within the growing season is very rapidly increasing rising from 4% to 67% 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 Pyhäjärvi are gradually increasing during May, increasing by 47°F, from 3°F to 50°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in May
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Pyhäjärvi is increasing during May, rising by 1.2 kWh, from 3.9 kWh to 5.1 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 Pyhäjärvi are 67.070 deg latitude, 27.218 deg longitude, and 591 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Pyhäjärvi contains significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 702 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 599 feet. Within 10 miles contains significant variations in elevation (1,293 feet). Within 50 miles also contains very significant variations in elevation (1,493 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Pyhäjärvi is covered by trees (87%), within 10 miles by trees (84%) and herbaceous vegetation (11%), and within 50 miles by trees (85%) and herbaceous vegetation (11%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Pyhäjärvi, 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 Pyhäjärvi.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Pyhäjärvi 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 Pyhäjärvi is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Pyhäjärvi and a given station.
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .