May weather forecast and climate
Coaling, AL

May, the last month of the spring, in Coaling, is another warm month, with average temperature fluctuating between 61.9°F (16.6°C) and 82.6°F (28.1°C).

Temperature

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

Heat index

The average heat index in May is appraised at a tropical 88.3°F (31.3°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'feels like', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, metabolic differences, 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 Coaling, the average relative humidity in May is 73%.

Rainfall

In Coaling, in May, it is raining for 13.8 days, with typically 2.95" (75mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Coaling, Alabama, during the entire year, the rain falls for 169.8 days and collects up to 39.96" (1015mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Coaling snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 10h.

UV index

In Coaling, the average daily maximum UV index in May 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 ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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 Coaling?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Coaling, is 82.6°F (28.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 61.9°F (16.6°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is evaluated at 88.3°F (31.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Coaling?

In May, the average relative humidity is 73%.

How much does it rain in Coaling in May?

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

When it does not snow in Coaling?

In Coaling snow does not fall in April through October.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Coaling have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Coaling, Alabama, is 10h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Coaling?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Coaling, 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).

Average pressure in May - Coaling, 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").

Average wind speed in May - Coaling, 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).

Average humidity in May - Coaling, 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%).

Average rainfall in May - Coaling, 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").

Average rainfall days in May - Coaling, 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).

Average snowfall in May - Coaling, 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").

Average snowfall days in May - Coaling, 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).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Coaling, 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).

Average sunshine days in May - Coaling, 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).

Average UV index in May - Coaling, 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).

Average cloud cover in May - Coaling, 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).

Average visibility in May - Coaling, 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).