The climate in Valdez during May can be summarized as hot, humid and very wet.
May is in the spring in Valdez and is typically the 3rd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (85°F), whilst at night 23°C (72°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||29.6°C 85.2°F|
|Nightly temperature||22.5°C 72.4°F|
|Average temperature||26°C 78.8°F|
|Daily sunshine||3.1 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||288 mm 11.3 ins|
|Rainy days||23 days|
|Sea temperature||27.6°C 81.6°F|
|Windspeed||10.4kph 7 mph|
On average May is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Valdez with around 288mm 11.3 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 23 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 3.1 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 Valdez in May 2022.
|Hottest month:||March||29.7°C 85.5°F|
|Driest month:||November||79mm 3.1ins|
|Coldest month:||August||28.7°C 83.7°F|
|Wettest month:||April||304mm 12ins|