May weather forecast and climate
Dozier, AL

The last month of the spring, May, is also a moderately hot month in Dozier, Alabama, with average temperature fluctuating between 85.3°F (29.6°C) and 63.3°F (17.4°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a moderately hot 77.9°F (25.5°C) in April, to a still warm 85.3°F (29.6°C). In May, in Dozier, the average low-temperature is 63.3°F (17.4°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is appraised at a tropical 93.7°F (34.3°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 'feels like', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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

In May, the average relative humidity is 71%.

Rainfall

In Dozier, during 9.3 rainfall days, 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 132.9 rainfall days, and 13.39" (340mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

March through November are months without snowfall in Dozier, Alabama.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Dozier, Alabama, is 10.6h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in May interpret into the following advice:
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 Dozier?

In Dozier, Alabama, in May, the average high-temperature is 85.3°F (29.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 63.3°F (17.4°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in May is estimated at 93.7°F (34.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Dozier?

In Dozier, the average relative humidity in May is 71%.

How many days does it rain in May in Dozier?

In May, the rain falls for 9.3 days. Throughout May, 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Dozier?

In Dozier, Alabama, snow does not fall in March through November.

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

In May, the average length of the day is 13.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Dozier have in May?

In Dozier, the average sunshine in May is 10.6h.

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

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Dozier.

How high is the UV index in May in Dozier?

In Dozier, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Dozier, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 85.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (57.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 63.3°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (73°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (40.3°F).

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

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

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (6.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.5mph).

Average humidity in May - Dozier, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

Average rainfall in May - Dozier, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.98"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.65").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are March, September and November (0.75").

Average rainfall days in May - Dozier, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (5.7 days).

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

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Dozier, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.6h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5.2).

Average sunshine days in May - Dozier, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 19.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.5 days).

Average UV index in May - Dozier, AL
  • Average UV index in May: 7

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in May - Dozier, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 31

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 28).

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

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