May weather forecast and climate
Cantelous, AL

The last month of the spring, May, is also a moderately hot month in Cantelous, Alabama, with temperature in the range of an average low of 62.4°F (16.9°C) and an average high of 83.7°F (28.7°C).

Temperature

In Cantelous, the average high-temperature in May marginally rises, from 76.6°F (24.8°C) in April, to a still warm 83.7°F (28.7°C). In Cantelous, in May, the average low-temperature is 62.4°F (16.9°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a hot 90.1°F (32.3°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing), and activity. 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 Cantelous, the average relative humidity in May is 71%.

Rainfall

In Cantelous, Alabama, during 12.1 rainfall days, 2.13" (54mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 156.3 rainfall days, and 26.34" (669mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 13.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 10.5h.

UV index

In Cantelous, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index estimate 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 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in May in Cantelous?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Cantelous, Alabama, is 83.7°F (28.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 62.4°F (16.9°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is calculated to 90.1°F (32.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Cantelous?

In May, the average relative humidity in Cantelous, Alabama, is 71%.

How many days does it rain in May in Cantelous?

In May, in Cantelous, Alabama, the rain falls for 12.1 days. Throughout May, 2.13" (54mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Cantelous?

April through November are months without snowfall.

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

In May, the average length of the day in Cantelous, Alabama, is 13.8h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Cantelous?

In May, the average sunshine in Cantelous, Alabama, is 10.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Cantelous?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Cantelous, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Cantelous, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 83.7°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 (55°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 62.4°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.7°F).

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

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

Average wind speed in May - Cantelous, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.9mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.9mph).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

Average rainfall in May - Cantelous, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.13"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.91").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.5").

Average rainfall days in May - Cantelous, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 12.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.9 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.28").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Cantelous, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.5h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5.1).

Average sunshine days in May - Cantelous, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 17.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (21.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.4 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are 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 - Cantelous, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 31

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in May - Cantelous, 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).