May weather forecast and climate
Dosterville, AL

May, the last month of the spring, in Dosterville, is another warm month, with average temperature varying between 62.2°F (16.8°C) and 83.5°F (28.6°C).

Temperature

In Dosterville, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from 76.5°F (24.7°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 83.5°F (28.6°C). In May, in Dosterville, Alabama, the average low-temperature is 62.2°F (16.8°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is calculated to a hot 90°F (32.2°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (pregnancy, wind, metabolic differences). 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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

In Dosterville, the average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

In Dosterville, during 13.8 rainfall days, 3.31" (84mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 168.8 rainfall days, and 38.74" (984mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Dosterville snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Dosterville is 13.8h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Dosterville is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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 Dosterville?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 83.5°F (28.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 62.2°F (16.8°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in May is estimated at 90°F (32.2°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Dosterville?

In May, the average relative humidity in Dosterville is 72%.

How much does it rain in Dosterville in May?

In Dosterville, Alabama, during May, the rain falls for 13.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.31" (84mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Dosterville?

In Dosterville, Alabama, snow does not fall in April through November.

How many hours of daylight does Dosterville have in May?

The average length of the day in May is 13.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Dosterville have in May?

In Dosterville, Alabama, the average sunshine in May is 10.2h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Dosterville?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Dosterville is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Dosterville, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 83.5°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 (54.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 62.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.3°F).

Average pressure in May - Dosterville, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

Average wind speed in May - Dosterville, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.8mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.8mph).

Average humidity in May - Dosterville, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

Average rainfall in May - Dosterville, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.31"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.02").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.28").

Average rainfall days in May - Dosterville, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.1 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.2").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.6 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 - Dosterville, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

Average sunshine days in May - Dosterville, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 16.3 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (20.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.3 days).

Average UV index in May - Dosterville, 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 and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in May - Dosterville, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in May - Dosterville, 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).