Rankin Inlet Weather in May

What's the weather like in Rankin Inlet (Nunavut) in May 2024?

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

May is in the spring in Rankin Inlet and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a freezing -3°C (27°F), whilst at night -10°C (14°F) is normal.

Rankin Inlet weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature -2.8°C 27°F
Nightly temperature -10°C 14°F
Average temperature -6.4°C 20.5°F
Daily sunshine 3.5 hrs
Avg rainfall 18 mm 0.7 ins
Rainy days 7 days
Sea temperature -0.2°C 31.6°F
Humidity 79%
Windspeed 20.5kph 13 mph

On average May is the 6th driest month of the year in Rankin Inlet with around 18mm 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 3.5 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Rankin Inlet

Rankin Inlet average temperature in May

May rainfall

Rankin Inlet average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

Rankin Inlet 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 Rankin Inlet in May 2024.

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Rankin Inlet weather stats

Rankin Inlet weather statistics
Hottest month: July 14.3°C 57.7°F
Driest month: February 6mm 0.2ins
Sunniest month: April 9.4hrs
Coldest month: January -28.4°C -19.1°F
Wettest month: September 42mm 1.7ins
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