May weather forecast and climate
Elkmont, AL

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Elkmont, Alabama, with average temperature fluctuating between 78.4°F (25.8°C) and 59.5°F (15.3°C).

Temperature

In Elkmont, Alabama, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a pleasant 70.3°F (21.3°C) in April, to a moderately hot 78.4°F (25.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Elkmont, is 59.5°F (15.3°C).

Humidity

In Elkmont, Alabama, the average relative humidity is 77%.

Rainfall

In Elkmont, during May, the rain falls for 13.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Elkmont, there are 132.4 rainfall days, and 14.61" (371mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Elkmont snow does not fall in March through November.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 14h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 9.6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate 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. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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 Elkmont?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Elkmont, Alabama, is 78.4°F (25.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 59.5°F (15.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Elkmont?

In Elkmont, Alabama, the average relative humidity in May is 77%.

How many days does it rain in May in Elkmont?

In Elkmont, Alabama, in May, it is raining for 13.2 days, with typically 1.22" (31mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Elkmont?

In Elkmont snow does not fall in March through November.

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

In Elkmont, the average length of the day in May is 14h.

How many hours of sunshine does Elkmont have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Elkmont is 9.6h.

When is the highest UV index in Elkmont?

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

What is the UV index reading in May in Elkmont?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Elkmont, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Elkmont, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 78.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 59.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.1°F).

Average pressure in May - Elkmont, 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 - Elkmont, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (8.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.8mph).

Average humidity in May - Elkmont, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

Average rainfall in May - Elkmont, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.22"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (1.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.71").

Average rainfall days in May - Elkmont, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.6 days).

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

Months with the highest snowfall are January and February (0.08").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.1 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 - Elkmont, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 14h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.6h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

Average sunshine days in May - Elkmont, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (12.3 days).

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

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

Average cloud cover in May - Elkmont, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in May - Elkmont, 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).