May weather forecast and climate
Bradley, AL

May, the last month of the spring, in Bradley, is another warm month, with average temperature fluctuating between 66.6°F (19.2°C) and 84.7°F (29.3°C).

Temperature

In Bradley, the average high-temperature in May marginally rises, from a moderately hot 77°F (25°C) in April, to a still warm 84.7°F (29.3°C). In May, in Bradley, the average low-temperature is 66.6°F (19.2°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is estimated at a tropical 92.5°F (33.6°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. 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', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, wind, 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 Bradley, Alabama, the average relative humidity is 71%.

Rainfall

In May, in Bradley, the rain falls for 12.4 days. Throughout May, 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Bradley, Alabama, there are 171.8 rainfall days, and 34.92" (887mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Bradley snow does not fall in March through November.

Daylight

In Bradley, the average length of the day is 13.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 10.9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 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 Bradley?

In Bradley, Alabama, in May, the average high-temperature is 84.7°F (29.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 66.6°F (19.2°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is calculated to 92.5°F (33.6°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Bradley?

The average relative humidity in May in Bradley, Alabama, is 71%.

How many days does it rain in May in Bradley?

In Bradley, in May, during 12.4 rainfall days, 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Bradley?

In Bradley, Alabama, snow does not fall in March through November.

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

The average length of the day in May in Bradley, Alabama, is 13.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bradley have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Bradley, Alabama, is 10.9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Bradley?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Bradley, Alabama.

How high is the UV index in May in Bradley?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Bradley, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 84.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (90.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 66.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (75.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (43.3°F).

Average pressure in May - Bradley, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"

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

Average wind speed in May - Bradley, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (7.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.9mph).

Average humidity in May - Bradley, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

Average rainfall in May - Bradley, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.97"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.72").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.89").

Average rainfall days in May - Bradley, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 12.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (23.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.3 days).

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Bradley, 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: 10.9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5.4).

Average sunshine days in May - Bradley, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 17.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (5.6 days).

Average UV index in May - Bradley, AL
  • Average UV index in May: 7

Months with the highest UV index are May, 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 - Bradley, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 26

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 24).

Average visibility in May - Bradley, 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).