May weather forecast
Dolomite, AL

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Dolomite, is another warm month, with an average temperature ranging between max 81.9°F (27.7°C) and min 61.2°F (16.2°C).

Temperature

In Dolomite, Alabama, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases from 73.9°F (23.3°C) in April to a still warm 81.9°F (27.7°C). In May, in Dolomite, the average low-temperature is 61.2°F (16.2°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is calculated to be a tropical 86°F (30°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like activity, wind, metabolic differences, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. 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

The average relative humidity in May in Dolomite is 73%.

Rainfall

In May, in Dolomite, the rain falls for 14.5 days. Throughout May, 3.07" (78mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Dolomite, during the entire year, the rain falls for 172.1 days and collects up to 39.69" (1008mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Dolomite, snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Dolomite is 13h and 55min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:59 am and sunset at 7:30 pm. On the last day of May, sunrise is at 5:39 am and sunset at 7:52 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In Dolomite, the average sunshine in May is 10.1h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Dolomite are April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Dolomite?

In Dolomite, in May, the average high-temperature is 81.9°F (27.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 61.2°F (16.2°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, in May is calculated to be 86°F (30°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Dolomite?

In May, the average relative humidity in Dolomite, Alabama, is 73%.

How many days does it rain in May in Dolomite?

In Dolomite, Alabama, in May, during 14.5 rainfall days, 3.07" (78mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Dolomite?

April through October are months without snowfall in Dolomite.

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

In Dolomite, the average day length in May is 13h and 55min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in Dolomite?

On the first day of May in Dolomite, sunrise is at 5:59 am and sunset at 7:30 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:39 am and sunset at 7:52 pm CDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Dolomite have in May?

In Dolomite, Alabama, the average sunshine duration in May is 10.1h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Dolomite?

April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Dolomite, Alabama.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Dolomite?

In Dolomite, 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 UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Dolomite, AL

Average temperature in May - Dolomite, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 81.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (51.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 61.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (71.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36°F).

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Average pressure in May
Dolomite, AL

Average pressure in May - Dolomite, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"Hg

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

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Average wind speed in May
Dolomite, AL

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and March (7.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in May
Dolomite, AL

Average humidity in May - Dolomite, 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%).

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Average rainfall in May
Dolomite, AL

Average rainfall in May - Dolomite, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.07"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.13").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.24").

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Average rainfall days in May
Dolomite, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Dolomite, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.6 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Dolomite, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.75").
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
Dolomite, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Dolomite, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 55min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 20min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 59min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h and 6min

The months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h and 30min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Dolomite, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Dolomite, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 14.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
Dolomite, AL

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

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Dolomite, AL

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

The months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
The months with the least cloud cover are June, September and October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in May
Dolomite, AL

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

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

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