May weather forecast and climate
Eden, AL

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Eden, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between min 60.1°F (15.6°C) and max 81°F (27.2°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from an agreeable 73°F (22.8°C) in April, to a warm 81°F (27.2°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 60.1°F (15.6°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is estimated at 85.5°F (29.7°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', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like pregnancy, clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 in Eden is 75%.

Rainfall

In Eden, in May, it is raining for 16.4 days, with typically 3.23" (82mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Eden, during the entire year, the rain falls for 184.1 days and collects up to 41.97" (1066mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

In Eden, the average length of the day is 13.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 10.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. 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 Eden?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Eden, is 81°F (27.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 60.1°F (15.6°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is calculated to 85.5°F (29.7°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Eden?

In May, the average relative humidity in Eden is 75%.

How many days does it rain in May in Eden?

In May, the rain falls for 16.4 days. Throughout May, 3.23" (82mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Eden?

In Eden snow does not fall in March through November.

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

In May, the average length of the day in Eden, Alabama, is 13.9h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Eden?

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

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in May in Eden?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Eden, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Eden, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 81°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 60.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.1°F).

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

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 - Eden, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.5mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.2mph).

Average humidity in May - Eden, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

Average rainfall in May - Eden, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.23"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.06").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.32").

Average rainfall days in May - Eden, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.2 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.91").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.6 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 - Eden, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.1h

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

Average sunshine days in May - Eden, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 13.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.2 days).

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

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

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

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in May - Eden, 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).