May weather forecast and climate
Chancellor Crossroads, AL

The last month of the spring, May, is another warm month in Chancellor Crossroads, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 60.3°F (15.7°C) and 81.3°F (27.4°C).

Temperature

In Chancellor Crossroads, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a warm 73.4°F (23°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 81.3°F (27.4°C). In Chancellor Crossroads, the average low-temperature is 60.3°F (15.7°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is appraised at 86°F (30°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 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like activity, wind, clothing, and differences in body mass, height, and shape affect individual temperature impact. 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 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

The average relative humidity in May is 74%.

Rainfall

In Chancellor Crossroads, Alabama, it is raining for 14.5 days, with typically 2.8" (71mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Chancellor Crossroads, there are 175.7 rainfall days, and 39.06" (992mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Chancellor Crossroads, Alabama, snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Chancellor Crossroads is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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 Chancellor Crossroads?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Chancellor Crossroads, Alabama, is 81.3°F (27.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 60.3°F (15.7°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in May is appraised at 86°F (30°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Chancellor Crossroads?

The average relative humidity in May in Chancellor Crossroads is 74%.

How much does it rain in Chancellor Crossroads in May?

In Chancellor Crossroads, Alabama, in May, during 14.5 rainfall days, 2.8" (71mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Chancellor Crossroads?

April through October are months without snowfall in Chancellor Crossroads.

How many hours of daylight does Chancellor Crossroads have in May?

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Chancellor Crossroads?

In Chancellor Crossroads, the average sunshine in May is 10.2h.

How high is the UV index in May in Chancellor Crossroads?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Chancellor Crossroads, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 81.3°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 (51.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 60.3°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (70°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.6°F).

Average pressure in May - Chancellor Crossroads, 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 - Chancellor Crossroads, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.5mph

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 (4.2mph).

Average humidity in May - Chancellor Crossroads, 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 - Chancellor Crossroads, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (4.06").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.24").

Average rainfall days in May - Chancellor Crossroads, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (21.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.2 days).

Average snowfall in May - Chancellor Crossroads, AL
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

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

Average snowfall days in May - Chancellor Crossroads, AL
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.1 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 - Chancellor Crossroads, 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: 10.2h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

Average sunshine days in May - Chancellor Crossroads, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 14.8 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (19.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.8 days).

Average UV index in May - Chancellor Crossroads, AL
  • Average UV index in May: 6

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in May - Chancellor Crossroads, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 32

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 47).
Months with the least cloud cover are September and October (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in May - Chancellor Crossroads, 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).