May weather forecast and climate
Dawson, AL

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

Temperature

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

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 76%.

Rainfall

In May, in Dawson, the rain falls for 16.5 days. Throughout May, 3.46" (88mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Dawson, during the entire year, the rain falls for 184 days and collects up to 43.54" (1106mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Dawson is 14h.

Sunshine

In Dawson, Alabama, the average sunshine 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. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. 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 Dawson?

In May, in Dawson, the average high-temperature is 78.8°F (26°C), and the average low-temperature is 58.6°F (14.8°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Dawson?

The average relative humidity in May in Dawson is 76%.

How much does it rain in Dawson in May?

In Dawson, Alabama, during May, the rain falls for 16.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.46" (88mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Dawson?

In Dawson snow does not fall in April through October.

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

The average length of the day in May in Dawson is 14h.

How many hours of sunshine does Dawson have in May?

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

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

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

What is the UV index reading in May in Dawson?

In Dawson, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
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).

Average pressure in May - Dawson, 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 - 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).

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%).

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").

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).

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

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

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).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Dawson, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 14h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

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).

Average UV index in May - Dawson, 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 and December (UV index 2).

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).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and September (Cloud cover 30).

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

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