May weather forecast and climate
Atmore, AL

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Atmore, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 63.7°F (17.6°C) and 84.7°F (29.3°C).

Temperature

In Atmore, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 77.7°F (25.4°C) in April, to a still warm 84.7°F (29.3°C). In May, in Atmore, the average low-temperature is 63.7°F (17.6°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is calculated to a tropical 93.6°F (34.2°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like wind, clothing, metabolic differences, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 particularly important for children. 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 Atmore, Alabama, the average relative humidity is 74%.

Rainfall

In Atmore, in May, during 14 rainfall days, 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Atmore, during the entire year, the rain falls for 176.1 days and collects up to 38.39" (975mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Atmore snow does not fall in March through November.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Atmore is 13.7h.

Sunshine

In Atmore, the average sunshine is 10h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Atmore?

In Atmore, Alabama, in May, the average high-temperature is 84.7°F (29.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 63.7°F (17.6°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is evaluated at 93.6°F (34.2°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Atmore?

The average relative humidity in May in Atmore, Alabama, is 74%.

How much does it rain in Atmore in May?

In Atmore, Alabama, during May, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Atmore?

In Atmore snow does not fall in March through November.

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

In May, the average length of the day in Atmore, Alabama, is 13.7h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Atmore?

In Atmore, Alabama, the average sunshine in May is 10h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Atmore?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Atmore, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Atmore, AL

Average temperature in May - Atmore, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 84.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (57.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 63.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (72.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (39.7°F).

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Average pressure in May
Atmore, AL

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.97").

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Average wind speed in May
Atmore, AL

Average wind speed in May - Atmore, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (6.2mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.3mph).

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Average humidity in May
Atmore, AL

Average humidity in May - Atmore, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (73%).

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Average rainfall in May
Atmore, AL

Average rainfall in May - Atmore, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.87"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.92").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.09").

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Average rainfall days in May
Atmore, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Atmore, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (23.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.5 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Atmore, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.28").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Atmore, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Atmore, AL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Atmore, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Atmore, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Atmore, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5.9 days).

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Average UV index in May
Atmore, AL

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

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Atmore, AL

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

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 53).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in May
Atmore, AL

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

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

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