May weather forecast and climate
Coleta, AL

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Coleta, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 59.7°F (15.4°C) and 81°F (27.2°C).

Temperature

In Coleta, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a pleasant 72.9°F (22.7°C) in April, to a warm 81°F (27.2°C). In Coleta, the average low-temperature is 59.7°F (15.4°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to 85.3°F (29.6°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. 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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, pregnancy, 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 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 Coleta, during 16.4 rainfall days, 3.23" (82mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Coleta, Alabama, during the entire year, the rain falls for 184.6 days and collects up to 42.6" (1082mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 10.2h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation 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. 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 Coleta?

In Coleta, Alabama, in May, the average high-temperature is 81°F (27.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 59.7°F (15.4°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is calculated to 85.3°F (29.6°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Coleta?

In Coleta, the average relative humidity in May is 74%.

How much does it rain in Coleta in May?

In Coleta, in May, it is raining for 16.4 days, with typically 3.23" (82mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Coleta?

In Coleta snow does not fall in April through November.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Coleta?

The average sunshine in May in Coleta is 10.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Coleta?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Coleta, Alabama.

How high is the UV index in May in Coleta?

In Coleta, Alabama, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Coleta, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 81°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 59.7°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (69.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.2°F).

Average pressure in May - Coleta, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.02"

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 - Coleta, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.3mph).

Average humidity in May - Coleta, 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 (73%).

Average rainfall in May - Coleta, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.23"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.37").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.09").

Average rainfall days in May - Coleta, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (24 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.3 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.67").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Coleta, 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

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.9).

Average sunshine days in May - Coleta, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.7 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5.6 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in May - Coleta, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 33

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 47).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and October (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in May - Coleta, AL
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

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