Average Precipitation for Vermont in May





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall plus snowfall during May at cities, towns and parks in Vermont.

Each place has a total for the amount of precipitation it usually receives this month. Most sites also have information on the number of days with wet weather. That includes the days when precipitation amounts to 0.01 inches (0.25 millimetres) or more.

The precipitation totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Southern, Central and Northern Vermont.

Southern Vermont

Average monthly precipitation in May
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
Ball Mountain Lake 4.2 105
Bennington 3.7 93
14 Cavendish 4.2 107
14 Readsboro 4.5 115
13 Rutland 3.7 94
13 Woodstock 3.8 97

Central Vermont

May averages for total rainfall plus snowfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
13 Montpelier 3.4 86
13 Rochester 4.3 109
15 South Lincoln 4.4 111

Northern Vermont

Average amount of rain and snow in May
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
14 Burlington 3.5 88
15 Essex Junction 3.6 92
Jay Peak 5.9 150
16 Mount Mansfield 6.6 168
14 Newport 3.7 93
13 St Albans 3.2 82
14 St Johnsbury 3.4 85
12 South Hero 3.1 77
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

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