May weather forecast and climate
Faunsdale, AL

The last month of the spring, May, is another warm month in Faunsdale, Alabama, with temperature in the range of an average low of 62.6°F (17°C) and an average high of 84°F (28.9°C).

Temperature

In Faunsdale, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a moderately hot 76.5°F (24.7°C) in April, to a still warm 84°F (28.9°C). In Faunsdale, the average low-temperature is 62.6°F (17°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is appraised at a tropical 91.2°F (32.9°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and wind affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. 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 Faunsdale is 72%.

Rainfall

In Faunsdale, during May, the rain falls for 10.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.54" (39mm) of precipitation. In Faunsdale, during the entire year, the rain falls for 145.9 days and collects up to 23.7" (602mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Faunsdale, Alabama, snow does not fall in March through October.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Faunsdale, the average sunshine in May is 9.9h.

UV index

In Faunsdale, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
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 Faunsdale?

In Faunsdale, Alabama, in May, the average high-temperature is 84°F (28.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 62.6°F (17°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in May is estimated at 91.2°F (32.9°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Faunsdale?

In May, the average relative humidity in Faunsdale is 72%.

How many days does it rain in May in Faunsdale?

In May, in Faunsdale, the rain falls for 10.8 days. Throughout May, 1.54" (39mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Faunsdale?

In Faunsdale, Alabama, snow does not fall in March through October.

How many hours of daylight does Faunsdale have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Faunsdale is 13.8h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Faunsdale?

In May, the average sunshine is 9.9h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Faunsdale?

In Faunsdale, Alabama, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Faunsdale, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 84°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 62.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.5°F).

Average pressure in May - Faunsdale, 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 - Faunsdale, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.9mph).

Average humidity in May - Faunsdale, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (68%).

Average rainfall in May - Faunsdale, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.54"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are April and August (2.44").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.26").

Average rainfall days in May - Faunsdale, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.7 days).

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

Months with the highest snowfall are January and December (0.31").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.8 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 - Faunsdale, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.9h

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

Average sunshine days in May - Faunsdale, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 18.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.2 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are 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 - Faunsdale, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 34

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in May - Faunsdale, 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).