May weather forecast and climate
Binghamtown, AL

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Binghamtown, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between max 81.1°F (27.3°C) and min 59.9°F (15.5°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from an agreeable 73°F (22.8°C) in April, to a warm 81.1°F (27.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Binghamtown, is 59.9°F (15.5°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at 85.8°F (29.9°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
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 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (pregnancy, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, 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 May, the average relative humidity in Binghamtown is 75%.

Rainfall

In Binghamtown, in May, it is raining for 13.8 days, with typically 1.81" (46mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Binghamtown, there are 155.6 rainfall days, and 25.63" (651mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

March through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Binghamtown, Alabama, is 13.9h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Binghamtown, Alabama, is 10.2h.

UV index

In Binghamtown, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in May in Binghamtown?

In May, the average high-temperature is 81.1°F (27.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 59.9°F (15.5°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is appraised at 85.8°F (29.9°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Binghamtown?

In Binghamtown, the average relative humidity in May is 75%.

How much does it rain in Binghamtown in May?

In Binghamtown, during May, the rain falls for 13.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Binghamtown?

March through November are months without snowfall in Binghamtown, Alabama.

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

The average length of the day in May in Binghamtown, Alabama, is 13.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Binghamtown have in May?

In May, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

How high is the UV index in May in Binghamtown?

In Binghamtown, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Binghamtown, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 81.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 59.9°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (69.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.9°F).

Average pressure in May - Binghamtown, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.02"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.1mph).

Average humidity in May - Binghamtown, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

Average rainfall in May - Binghamtown, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.81"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (2.56").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (1.38").

Average rainfall days in May - Binghamtown, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.67").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (1.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Binghamtown, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

Average sunshine days in May - Binghamtown, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 14.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (21.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9 days).

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

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in May - Binghamtown, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 48).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and September (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in May - Binghamtown, AL
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

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