May weather forecast and climate
Ellards, AL

May, the last month of the spring, in Ellards, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 61.9°F (16.6°C) and 82.9°F (28.3°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a moderately hot 75°F (23.9°C) in April, to a still warm 82.9°F (28.3°C). In Ellards, the average low-temperature is 61.9°F (16.6°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a hot 89.1°F (31.7°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, clothing, 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 particularly important for children. 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 73%.

Rainfall

In Ellards, it is raining for 10.2 days, with typically 0.94" (24mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 125.6 rainfall days, and 12.99" (330mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

March through November are months without snowfall in Ellards.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Ellards, Alabama, is 13.9h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 10.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Ellards, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 Ellards?

In Ellards, in May, the average high-temperature is 82.9°F (28.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 61.9°F (16.6°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is evaluated at 89.1°F (31.7°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Ellards?

In Ellards, the average relative humidity in May is 73%.

How much does it rain in Ellards in May?

In Ellards, Alabama, in May, it is raining for 10.2 days, with typically 0.94" (24mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Ellards?

March through November are months without snowfall.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Ellards have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Ellards, Alabama, is 10.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Ellards?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Ellards, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 82.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 61.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (37.2°F).

Average pressure in May - Ellards, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

Average wind speed in May - Ellards, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

Average humidity in May - Ellards, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

Average rainfall in May - Ellards, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.94"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.61").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.59").

Average rainfall days in May - Ellards, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6 days).

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

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

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

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (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 - Ellards, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.9).

Average sunshine days in May - Ellards, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 18.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (23.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10 days).

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

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

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in May - Ellards, 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).