Inuvik Weather in May

What's the weather like in Inuvik (Northwest Territories) in May 2024?

The climate in Inuvik during May can be summarized as cold and dry.

May is in the spring in Inuvik and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a freezing 4°C (38°F), whilst at night -6°C (21°F) is normal.

Inuvik weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 3.5°C 38.3°F
Nightly temperature -6.1°C 21°F
Average temperature -1.3°C 29.7°F
Daily sunshine 5.2 hrs
Avg rainfall 17 mm 0.7 ins
Rainy days 7 days
Sea temperature -0.6°C 30.8°F
Humidity 58%
Windspeed 11.9kph 7 mph

On average May is the 6th driest month of the year in Inuvik with around 17mm 0.7 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 7 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.2 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Inuvik

Inuvik average temperature in May

May rainfall

Inuvik average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

Inuvik average rain in May

The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Inuvik in May 2024.

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Inuvik weather stats

Inuvik weather statistics
Hottest month: July 18.6°C 65.5°F
Driest month: March 11mm 0.4ins
Sunniest month: April 9.6hrs
Coldest month: January -24.2°C -11.6°F
Wettest month: August 41mm 1.6ins
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