May weather forecast and climate
Gantt, AL

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Gantt, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 63.3°F (17.4°C) and an average high of 85.3°F (29.6°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a moderately hot 77.9°F (25.5°C) in April, to a still warm 85.3°F (29.6°C). In May, in Gantt, the average low-temperature is 63.3°F (17.4°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is appraised at a tropical 93.7°F (34.3°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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, pregnancy), and activity. 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 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 Gantt, the average relative humidity is 71%.

Rainfall

In Gantt, Alabama, in May, it is raining for 9.3 days, with typically 0.98" (25mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Gantt, Alabama, there are 132.9 rainfall days, and 13.39" (340mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

March through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Gantt is 10.6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Gantt are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Gantt?

In May, in Gantt, the average high-temperature is 85.3°F (29.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 63.3°F (17.4°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is calculated to 93.7°F (34.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Gantt?

In May, the average relative humidity in Gantt, Alabama, is 71%.

How many days does it rain in May in Gantt?

In Gantt, Alabama, in May, it is raining for 9.3 days, with typically 0.98" (25mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Gantt?

March through November are months without snowfall in Gantt.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Gantt?

The average sunshine in May in Gantt, Alabama, is 10.6h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Gantt?

Months with the highest UV index in Gantt, Alabama, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

How high is the UV index in May in Gantt?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Gantt, Alabama, is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Gantt, AL

Average temperature in May - Gantt, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 85.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (57.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 63.3°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (73°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (40.3°F).

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Average pressure in May
Gantt, AL

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.97").

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Average wind speed in May
Gantt, AL

Average wind speed in May - Gantt, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (6.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in May
Gantt, AL

Average humidity in May - Gantt, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

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Average rainfall in May
Gantt, AL

Average rainfall in May - Gantt, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.98"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.65").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are March, September and November (0.75").

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Average rainfall days in May
Gantt, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Gantt, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (5.7 days).

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Average snowfall days in May
Gantt, AL

Average snowfall days in May - Gantt, 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 March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Gantt, AL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Gantt, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.6h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5.2).

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Average sunshine days in May
Gantt, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Gantt, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 19.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.5 days).

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Average UV index in May
Gantt, AL

Average UV index in May - Gantt, AL
  • Average UV index in May: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Gantt, AL

Average cloud cover in May - Gantt, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 31

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in May
Gantt, AL

Average visibility in May - Gantt, AL
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, March, April, May, June, October and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are February, July, August, September and December (5mi).

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