May weather forecast
Gilbertown, AL

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Gilbertown, is another warm month, with an average temperature ranging between min 62.4°F (16.9°C) and max 84.4°F (29.1°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases from a moderately hot 77.4°F (25.2°C) in April to a still warm 84.4°F (29.1°C). The average low-temperature, in Gilbertown, is 62.4°F (16.9°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is appraised at a hot 93.2°F (34°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, and wind affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index 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 in Gilbertown is 73%.

Rainfall

In May, in Gilbertown, the rain falls for 11.3 days. Throughout May, 1.42" (36mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 138.6 rainfall days, and 19.33" (491mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Gilbertown, Alabama, snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 13h and 48min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:07 am and sunset at 7:33 pm. On the last day of May, in Gilbertown, Alabama, sunrise is at 5:48 am and sunset at 7:53 pm CDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 9.9h.

UV index

In Gilbertown, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in May interpret into the following advice:
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. 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 Gilbertown?

In May, the average high-temperature is 84.4°F (29.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 62.4°F (16.9°C). in May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is appraised at 93.2°F (34°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Gilbertown?

The average relative humidity in May in Gilbertown is 73%.

How many days does it rain in May in Gilbertown?

In May, the rain falls for 11.3 days. Throughout May, 1.42" (36mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Gilbertown?

April through November are months without snowfall in Gilbertown, Alabama.

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

In May, the average day length is 13h and 48min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in May in Gilbertown?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:07 am and sunset at 7:33 pm. On the last day of the month, in Gilbertown, sunrise is at 5:48 am and sunset at 7:53 pm CDT.

How long on average sun shines in May in Gilbertown?

In May, the average sunshine duration is 9.9h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Gilbertown?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Gilbertown is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Gilbertown, AL

Average temperature in May - Gilbertown, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 84.4°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 (55.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 62.4°F

The months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (72°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.3°F).

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Average pressure in May
Gilbertown, AL

Average pressure in May - Gilbertown, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
Gilbertown, AL

Average wind speed in May - Gilbertown, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in May
Gilbertown, AL

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

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Average rainfall in May
Gilbertown, AL

Average rainfall in May - Gilbertown, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.42"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.4").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (0.94").

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Average rainfall days in May
Gilbertown, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Gilbertown, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 11.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.4 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Gilbertown, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.16").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Gilbertown, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.5 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Gilbertown, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 48min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 12min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 7min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 30min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Gilbertown, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Gilbertown, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 16.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (22.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.5 days).

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Average UV index in May
Gilbertown, AL

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

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Gilbertown, AL

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

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 49).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in May
Gilbertown, AL

Average visibility in May - Gilbertown, AL
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

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

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