May weather forecast and climate
Brookwood, AL

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is also a moderately hot month in Brookwood, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 61.9°F (16.6°C) and 82.6°F (28.1°C).

Temperature

In Brookwood, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a warm 74.5°F (23.6°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 82.6°F (28.1°C). In Brookwood, Alabama, in May, the average low-temperature is 61.9°F (16.6°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 88.3°F (31.3°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. 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 'real feel', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (wind, pregnancy, clothing). 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 73%.

Rainfall

In Brookwood, during 13.8 rainfall days, 2.95" (75mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Brookwood, there are 169.8 rainfall days, and 39.96" (1015mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall in Brookwood, Alabama.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Brookwood, the average sunshine is 10h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Brookwood is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Brookwood?

In Brookwood, Alabama, in May, the average high-temperature is 82.6°F (28.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 61.9°F (16.6°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in May is calculated to 88.3°F (31.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Brookwood?

The average relative humidity in May in Brookwood is 73%.

How many days does it rain in May in Brookwood?

In May, the rain falls for 13.8 days. Throughout May, 2.95" (75mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Brookwood?

In Brookwood snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Brookwood have in May?

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Brookwood?

The average sunshine in May in Brookwood is 10h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Brookwood?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Brookwood is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Brookwood, AL

Average temperature in May - Brookwood, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 82.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 61.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.5°F).

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Average pressure in May
Brookwood, AL

Average pressure in May - Brookwood, 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 (29.97").

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Average wind speed in May
Brookwood, AL

Average wind speed in May - Brookwood, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.7mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (7.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.6mph).

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Average humidity in May
Brookwood, AL

Average humidity in May - Brookwood, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

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Average rainfall in May
Brookwood, AL

Average rainfall in May - Brookwood, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.95"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (4.29").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.24").

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Average rainfall days in May
Brookwood, AL

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.8 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Brookwood, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.71").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Brookwood, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.8).

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Average sunshine days in May
Brookwood, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Brookwood, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.8 days).

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Average UV index in May
Brookwood, AL

Average UV index in May - Brookwood, 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, February and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
Brookwood, AL

Average cloud cover in May - Brookwood, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 34

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in May
Brookwood, AL

Average visibility in May - Brookwood, 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).

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