May weather forecast and climate
Braggsville, AL

May, the last month of the spring, in Braggsville, is a warm month, with average temperature fluctuating between 81°F (27.2°C) and 60.4°F (15.8°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from an agreeable 73°F (22.8°C) in April, to a warm 81°F (27.2°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 60.4°F (15.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is estimated at 85.3°F (29.6°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
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 measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like metabolic differences, pregnancy, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 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

The average relative humidity in May is 74%.

Rainfall

In May, in Braggsville, the rain falls for 14.3 days. Throughout May, 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Braggsville, during the entire year, the rain falls for 158.4 days and collects up to 29.76" (756mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Braggsville snow does not fall in March through October.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Braggsville, the average sunshine is 9.9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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 Braggsville?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Braggsville, is 81°F (27.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 60.4°F (15.8°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is evaluated at 85.3°F (29.6°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Braggsville?

The average relative humidity in May is 74%.

How many days does it rain in May in Braggsville?

In Braggsville, in May, it is raining for 14.3 days, with typically 2.24" (57mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Braggsville?

March through October are months without snowfall in Braggsville, Alabama.

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

In May, the average length of the day in Braggsville, Alabama, is 13.9h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Braggsville?

The average sunshine in May in Braggsville, Alabama, is 9.9h.

When is the highest UV index in Braggsville?

Months with the highest UV index in Braggsville, Alabama, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in May in Braggsville?

In Braggsville, Alabama, 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 - Braggsville, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 81°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 60.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.2°F).

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

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 - Braggsville, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.3mph).

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

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

Average rainfall in May - Braggsville, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.24"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.99").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (1.57").

Average rainfall days in May - Braggsville, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.1 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.63").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.3 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 - Braggsville, 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: 9.9h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

Average sunshine days in May - Braggsville, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.3 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in May - Braggsville, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 49).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and October (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in May - Braggsville, 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).