May weather forecast and climate
Eight Mile, AL

The last month of the spring, May, is also a moderately hot month in Eight Mile, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between max 84.4°F (29.1°C) and min 67.3°F (19.6°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a moderately hot 77.5°F (25.3°C) in April, to a still warm 84.4°F (29.1°C). In Eight Mile, the average low-temperature is 67.3°F (19.6°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is estimated at a hot 91.9°F (33.3°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like pregnancy, metabolic differences, wind, 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. 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 May, the average relative humidity in Eight Mile is 72%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 13.3 days. Throughout May, 2.72" (69mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Eight Mile, during the entire year, the rain falls for 173.3 days and collects up to 39.33" (999mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Eight Mile snow does not fall in February through December.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Eight Mile is 13.7h.

Sunshine

In Eight Mile, the average sunshine in May is 10.8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in May in Eight Mile?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Eight Mile, Alabama, is 84.4°F (29.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 67.3°F (19.6°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is calculated to 91.9°F (33.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Eight Mile?

The average relative humidity in May is 72%.

How much does it rain in Eight Mile in May?

In Eight Mile, in May, it is raining for 13.3 days, with typically 2.72" (69mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Eight Mile?

February through December are months without snowfall in Eight Mile, Alabama.

How many hours of daylight does Eight Mile have in May?

In May, the average length of the day is 13.7h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Eight Mile?

The average sunshine in May is 10.8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Eight Mile?

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

How high is the UV index in May in Eight Mile?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Eight Mile, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 84.4°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (90.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (58.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 67.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (76.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (43.3°F).

Average pressure in May - Eight Mile, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30"

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 - Eight Mile, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.4mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and April (7.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (5.2mph).

Average humidity in May - Eight Mile, 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 - Eight Mile, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.72"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.55").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.05").

Average rainfall days in May - Eight Mile, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (23.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.4 days).

Average snowfall in May - Eight Mile, AL
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.12").
Months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

Average snowfall days in May - Eight Mile, 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 February, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Eight Mile, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average sunshine days in May - Eight Mile, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 16 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5.4 days).

Average UV index in May - Eight Mile, AL
  • Average UV index in May: 7

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

Average cloud cover in May - Eight Mile, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 26

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 24).

Average visibility in May - Eight Mile, 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).