The climate in Cape Charles during May can be summarized as warm and a little damp.
May is in the spring in Cape Charles and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 24°C (75°F), whilst at night 13°C (55°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||23.9°C 74.9°F|
|Nightly temperature||12.8°C 55°F|
|Average temperature||18.3°C 64.9°F|
|Daily sunshine||9.5 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||92 mm 3.6 ins|
|Rainy days||10 days|
|Sea temperature||13.9°C 57°F|
|Windspeed||16.2kph 10 mph|
On average May is the 5th wettest month of the year in Cape Charles with around 92mm 3.6 inches of rain making it a a little damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 10 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 9.5 hours of sunshine per day.
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 May 2020.
|Hottest month:||July||29.9°C 85.8°F|
|Driest month:||April||72mm 2.8ins|
|Coldest month:||January||7.8°C 46°F|
|Wettest month:||August||123mm 4.8ins|