May weather forecast and climate
Atkeison, AL

May, the last month of the spring, in Atkeison, is another warm month, with average temperature ranging between min 62.6°F (17°C) and max 85.5°F (29.7°C).

Temperature

In Atkeison, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 77.7°F (25.4°C) in April, to a still warm 85.5°F (29.7°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 62.6°F (17°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 94.6°F (34.8°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity in Atkeison is 72%.

Rainfall

In Atkeison, it is raining for 13.1 days, with typically 2.56" (65mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Atkeison, during the entire year, the rain falls for 158.7 days and collects up to 33.23" (844mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Atkeison snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 13.8h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 9.6h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in May in Atkeison?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Atkeison, Alabama, is 85.5°F (29.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 62.6°F (17°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in May is calculated to 94.6°F (34.8°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Atkeison?

In Atkeison, Alabama, the average relative humidity in May is 72%.

How much does it rain in Atkeison in May?

In Atkeison, in May, during 13.1 rainfall days, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Atkeison?

April through October are months without snowfall in Atkeison.

What is the average length of the day in May in Atkeison?

In May, the average length of the day is 13.8h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Atkeison?

In Atkeison, the average sunshine in May is 9.6h.

How high is the UV index in May in Atkeison?

In Atkeison, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Atkeison, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 85.5°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (92.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (55.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 62.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.7°F).

Average pressure in May - Atkeison, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96").

Average wind speed in May - Atkeison, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

Average humidity in May - Atkeison, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

Average rainfall in May - Atkeison, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.56"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.58").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.85").

Average rainfall days in May - Atkeison, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.5 days).

Average snowfall in May - Atkeison, AL
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

Months with the highest snowfall are January and December (0.35").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in May - Atkeison, AL
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Atkeison, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.6h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.8).

Average sunshine days in May - Atkeison, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 16.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (22.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.1 days).

Average UV index in May - Atkeison, AL
  • Average UV index in May: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in May - Atkeison, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 37

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 33).

Average visibility in May - Atkeison, AL
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, June, October and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May, July, August, September and December (5mi).