May weather forecast and climate
Carlowville, AL

May, the last month of the spring, in Carlowville, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 62.6°F (17°C) and an average high of 85.3°F (29.6°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a moderately hot 77.7°F (25.4°C) in April, to a still warm 85.3°F (29.6°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 62.6°F (17°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is appraised at a hot 94.1°F (34.5°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, wind, pregnancy). 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 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 Carlowville, the average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

In Carlowville, in May, during 13.9 rainfall days, 2.99" (76mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Carlowville, there are 171.5 rainfall days, and 35.47" (901mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 10.1h.

UV index

In Carlowville, Alabama, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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 Carlowville?

In Carlowville, in May, the average high-temperature is 85.3°F (29.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 62.6°F (17°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in May is calculated to 94.1°F (34.5°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Carlowville?

In Carlowville, Alabama, the average relative humidity in May is 72%.

How much does it rain in Carlowville in May?

In Carlowville, Alabama, during May, the rain falls for 13.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.99" (76mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Carlowville?

April through November are months without snowfall in Carlowville.

How many hours of daylight does Carlowville have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Carlowville, Alabama, is 13.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Carlowville have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Carlowville is 10.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Carlowville?

In Carlowville, Alabama, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Carlowville, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 85.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (93.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (55.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 62.6°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 (38.8°F).

Average pressure in May - Carlowville, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30"

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 - Carlowville, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (6.7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

Average humidity in May - Carlowville, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 72%

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

Average rainfall in May - Carlowville, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.99"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.94").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.93").

Average rainfall days in May - Carlowville, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.3 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is March (0.31").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.6 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 - Carlowville, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

Average sunshine days in May - Carlowville, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.2 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.6 days).

Average UV index in May - Carlowville, 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 - Carlowville, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 49).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in May - Carlowville, AL
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, June, October and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are May, July, August, September and December (5mi).