May weather forecast
Dawson, AL

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Dawson, Alabama, with an average temperature fluctuating between 58.6°F (14.8°C) and 78.8°F (26°C).

Temperature

In Dawson, the average high-temperature in May marginally rises from a pleasant 70.9°F (21.6°C) in April to a warm 78.8°F (26°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 58.6°F (14.8°C).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

In Dawson, during 16.5 rainfall days, 3.46" (88mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 184 rainfall days, and 43.54" (1106mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Dawson is 13h and 58min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:53 am and sunset at 7:27 pm. On the last day of May, in Dawson, sunrise is at 5:32 am and sunset at 7:50 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Dawson is 9.9h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Dawson, Alabama. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in May in Dawson?

In Dawson, the average relative humidity in May is 76%.

How many days does it rain in May in Dawson?

In Dawson, Alabama, in May, it is raining for 16.5 days, with typically 3.46" (88mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Dawson?

April through October are months without snowfall in Dawson, Alabama.

How many hours of daylight does Dawson have in May?

In May, the average day length is 13h and 58min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in Dawson?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:53 am and sunset at 7:27 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:32 am and sunset at 7:50 pm CDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Dawson have in May?

In Dawson, Alabama, the average sunshine duration in May is 9.9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Dawson?

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

What is the UV index intensity in May in Dawson?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Dawson is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Dawson, AL

Average temperature in May - Dawson, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 78.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (48.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 58.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (32.9°F).

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Average pressure in May
Dawson, AL

Average pressure in May - Dawson, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.02"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
Dawson, AL

Average wind speed in May - Dawson, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.3mph).

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Average humidity in May
Dawson, AL

Average humidity in May - Dawson, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (74%).

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Average rainfall in May
Dawson, AL

Average rainfall in May - Dawson, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.46"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are February and December (4.49").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.64").

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Average rainfall days in May
Dawson, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Dawson, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.1 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Dawson, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.79").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Dawson, AL

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

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

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Dawson, AL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Dawson, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 58min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 25min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 55min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Dawson, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Dawson, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (18.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
Dawson, AL

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

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in May
Dawson, AL

Average cloud cover in May - Dawson, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 49).
The months with the least cloud cover are June and September (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in May
Dawson, AL

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

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

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