Humidity Levels in Texas During May





The average humidity in May is listed below for places in Texas. The tables give daily averages along with highest and lowest relative humidity levels.

Relative humidity measures the actual amount of moisture in the air as a percentage of the maximum amount of moisture the air can hold.

All the numbers here are averages for the years 1961 to 1990.

Average Humidity

In this table, the Daily number is the average of humidity readings taken every three hours throughout the day. Morning percentages are for 6 am and Afternoon measures are for 3 pm local standard time. At the one exception, El Paso, humidity data are for 8 am and 5 pm.

Average relative humidity (%) in May
Daily Place Morning Afternoon
60 Abilene 79 43
54 Amarillo 74 35
71 Austin 88 54
77 Brownsville 90 60
79 Corpus Christi 92 63
70 Dallas 87 53
27 El Paso 33 16
70 Fort Worth 87 53
75 Houston 91 57
53 Lubbock 75 33
51 Midland 75 29
79 Port Arthur 92 62
60 San Angelo 81 40
71 San Antonio 87 53
76 Victoria 91 59
71 Waco 87 54
66 Wichita Falls 86 46

Highest and Lowest Humidity

Below are the averages during May for maximum and minimum humidity levels in Texas. The hours when this month's highest and lowest humidity readings usually occur are given in local standard time.

Daily high and low relative humidity (%) averages in May
High Time Place Low Time
78.5 6 am Abilene 42.7 3 pm
74.0 6 am Amarillo 35.4 3 pm
88.0 6 am Austin 53.9 3 pm
90.1 6 am Brownsville 60.1 3 pm
92.0 6 am Corpus Christi 63.4 3 pm
86.6 6 am Dallas 53.1 3 pm
41.3 5 am El Paso 16.4 5 pm
91.2 6 am Houston 56.6 3 pm
74.8 6 am Lubbock 33.1 3 pm
74.8 6 am Midland 29.4 3 pm
92.0 6 am Port Arthur 62.4 3 pm
81.1 6 am San Angelo 40.2 3 pm
86.9 6 am San Antonio 52.8 3 pm
90.9 6 am Victoria 59.1 3 pm
87.0 6 am Waco 54.0 3 pm
85.5 6 am Wichita Falls 45.9 3 pm
Reference

World Data Center for Meteorology. Climate of the World.

Texas Humidity
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