May weather forecast and climate
Gantts Junction, AL

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Gantts Junction, is another warm month, with average temperature ranging between max 81.3°F (27.4°C) and min 60.1°F (15.6°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 73.9°F (23.3°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 81.3°F (27.4°C). The average low-temperature, is 60.1°F (15.6°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to 86°F (30°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like clothing, pregnancy, 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 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 Gantts Junction, the average relative humidity in May is 74%.

Rainfall

In Gantts Junction, in May, it is raining for 10.2 days, with typically 0.83" (21mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Gantts Junction, during the entire year, the rain falls for 126.6 days and collects up to 12.64" (321mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

March through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Gantts Junction, Alabama, the average length of the day is 13.9h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Gantts Junction, Alabama. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Gantts Junction?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Gantts Junction, is 81.3°F (27.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 60.1°F (15.6°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in May is estimated at 86°F (30°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Gantts Junction?

In May, the average relative humidity is 74%.

How much does it rain in Gantts Junction in May?

In May, the rain falls for 10.2 days. Throughout May, 0.83" (21mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Gantts Junction?

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

How many hours of daylight does Gantts Junction have in May?

In Gantts Junction, the average length of the day in May is 13.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Gantts Junction have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Gantts Junction, Alabama, is 10.2h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Gantts Junction?

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

How high is the UV index in May in Gantts Junction?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Gantts Junction, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Gantts Junction, AL

Average temperature in May - Gantts Junction, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 81.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (51.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 60.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.8°F).

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Average pressure in May
Gantts Junction, AL

Average pressure in May - Gantts Junction, 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").

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Average wind speed in May
Gantts Junction, AL

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

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 (4.3mph).

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Average humidity in May
Gantts Junction, AL

Average humidity in May - Gantts Junction, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

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Average rainfall in May
Gantts Junction, AL

Average rainfall in May - Gantts Junction, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.83"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.57").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.59").

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Average rainfall days in May
Gantts Junction, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Gantts Junction, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (5.5 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Gantts Junction, AL

Average snowfall in May - Gantts Junction, AL
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

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

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Average snowfall days in May
Gantts Junction, AL

Average snowfall days in May - Gantts Junction, 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).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Gantts Junction, AL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Gantts Junction, 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: 10.2h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Gantts Junction, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Gantts Junction, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 17.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.9 days).

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Average UV index in May
Gantts Junction, AL

Average UV index in May - Gantts Junction, 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, February, November and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
Gantts Junction, AL

Average cloud cover in May - Gantts Junction, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in May
Gantts Junction, AL

Average visibility in May - Gantts Junction, AL
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

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

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