Average Weather in May in Aksu Turkey
Daily high temperatures increase by 8°F, from 74°F to 82°F, rarely falling below 67°F or exceeding 91°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 8°F, from 55°F to 63°F, rarely falling below 50°F or exceeding 68°F.
For reference, on August 1, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Aksu typically range from 74°F to 95°F, while on January 22, the coldest day of the year, they range from 41°F to 58°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 Aksu experiences rapidly decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 29% to 15%.
The clearest day of the month is May 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 85% of the time.
For reference, on December 23, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 44%, while on August 16, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 100%.
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 Aksu, the chance of a wet day over the course of May is rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 16% and ending it at 9%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 32% on December 24, and its lowest chance is 2% on July 21.
Probability of Precipitation in May
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during May in Aksu is decreasing, starting the month at 1.5 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.1 inches or falls below 0.2 inches, and ending the month at 0.7 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.8 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in May
Over the course of May in Aksu, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 48 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 36 seconds, and weekly increase of 11 minutes, 9 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is May 1, with 13 hours, 43 minutes of daylight and the longest day is May 31, with 14 hours, 31 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in May
The latest sunrise of the month in Aksu is 6:02 AM on May 1 and the earliest sunrise is 23 minutes earlier at 5:39 AM on May 31.
The earliest sunset is 7:45 PM on May 1 and the latest sunset is 24 minutes later at 8:09 PM on May 31.
Daylight saving time is not observed in Aksu during 2021.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:37 AM and sets 14 hours, 42 minutes later, at 8:19 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:05 AM and sets 9 hours, 37 minutes later, at 5:43 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 Aksu is rapidly increasing during May, rising from 1% to 13% over the course of the month.
For reference, on August 10, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 57% of the time, while on November 21, 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 Aksu is gradually decreasing during May, decreasing from 5.6 miles per hour to 5.1 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on February 5, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.8 miles per hour, while on May 25, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.1 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during May is 5.1 miles per hour on May 30.
Average Wind Speed in May
The hourly average wind direction in Aksu throughout May is predominantly from the north, with a peak proportion of 46% on May 31.
Wind Direction in May
Aksu 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 Aksu is increasing during May, rising by 6°F, from 66°F to 73°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in May
The growing season in Aksu typically lasts for 12 months (360 days), from around January 17 to around January 12, rarely starting after March 2, or ending before December 11.
The month of May in Aksu 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 Aksu are rapidly increasing during May, increasing by 567°F, from 720°F to 1,287°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in May
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Aksu is increasing during May, rising by 1.0 kWh, from 6.8 kWh to 7.8 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 Aksu are 36.954 deg latitude, 30.848 deg longitude, and 207 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Aksu contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 322 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 133 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (1,030 feet). Within 50 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (10,069 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Aksu is covered by cropland (82%) and trees (14%), within 10 miles by cropland (58%) and trees (17%), and within 50 miles by trees (34%) and water (27%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Aksu, 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 Aksu.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Aksu 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 Aksu is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Aksu and a given station.
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .