May weather forecast and climate
Candlewood Lakes, AL

May, the last month of the spring, in Candlewood Lakes, is a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 80.6°F (27°C) and 60.4°F (15.8°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a pleasant 72.9°F (22.7°C) in April, to a warm 80.6°F (27°C). In May, in Candlewood Lakes, Alabama, the average low-temperature is 60.4°F (15.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is estimated at 84.6°F (29.2°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity 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 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like wind, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, 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

In Candlewood Lakes, the average relative humidity is 74%.

Rainfall

In Candlewood Lakes, Alabama, in May, it is raining for 13.2 days, with typically 1.54" (39mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Candlewood Lakes, Alabama, there are 149 rainfall days, and 19.88" (505mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Candlewood Lakes, the average length of the day is 13.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 10h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
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. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Candlewood Lakes?

In May, in Candlewood Lakes, Alabama, the average high-temperature is 80.6°F (27°C), and the average low-temperature is 60.4°F (15.8°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in May is estimated at 84.6°F (29.2°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Candlewood Lakes?

In Candlewood Lakes, Alabama, the average relative humidity in May is 74%.

How much does it rain in Candlewood Lakes in May?

In Candlewood Lakes, in May, it is raining for 13.2 days, with typically 1.54" (39mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Candlewood Lakes?

April through October are months without snowfall in Candlewood Lakes, Alabama.

How many hours of daylight does Candlewood Lakes have in May?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Candlewood Lakes have in May?

In Candlewood Lakes, the average sunshine in May is 10h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Candlewood Lakes?

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

What is the UV index reading in May in Candlewood Lakes?

In Candlewood Lakes, Alabama, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 80.6°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 (50.7°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 (34.9°F).

Average pressure in May - Candlewood Lakes, 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 - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.7mph

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

Average humidity in May - Candlewood Lakes, 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 - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.54"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.24").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (1.06").

Average rainfall days in May - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.9 days).

Average snowfall in May - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.2").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in May - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1 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 - Candlewood Lakes, 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: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

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

Average sunshine days in May - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.6 days).

Average UV index in May - Candlewood Lakes, 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 - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 33

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 - Candlewood Lakes, 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).