May weather forecast and climate
Hatchet Creek, AL

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Hatchet Creek, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 59.7°F (15.4°C) and 81°F (27.2°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from an agreeable 72.9°F (22.7°C) in April, to a moderately hot 81°F (27.2°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 59.7°F (15.4°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at 85.3°F (29.6°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 'feels like', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, metabolic differences, clothing), and activity. 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

The average relative humidity in Hatchet Creek is 74%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 16.4 days. Throughout May, 3.23" (82mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Hatchet Creek, during the entire year, the rain falls for 184.6 days and collects up to 42.6" (1082mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Hatchet Creek snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

In Hatchet Creek, the average length of the day in May is 13.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Hatchet Creek is 10.2h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Hatchet Creek are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Hatchet Creek?

In May, in Hatchet Creek, Alabama, the average high-temperature is 81°F (27.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 59.7°F (15.4°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is evaluated at 85.3°F (29.6°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Hatchet Creek?

In May, the average relative humidity in Hatchet Creek, Alabama, is 74%.

How many days does it rain in May in Hatchet Creek?

In Hatchet Creek, in May, it is raining for 16.4 days, with typically 3.23" (82mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Hatchet Creek?

April through November are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Hatchet Creek have in May?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Hatchet Creek have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Hatchet Creek is 10.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Hatchet Creek?

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

How high is the UV index in May in Hatchet Creek?

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

Average temperature in May
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average temperature in May - Hatchet Creek, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 81°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 59.7°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (69.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.2°F).

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Average pressure in May
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average pressure in May - Hatchet Creek, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.02"

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
Hatchet Creek, AL

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and 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
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average humidity in May - Hatchet Creek, 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 (73%).

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Average rainfall in May
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average rainfall in May - Hatchet Creek, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.23"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.37").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.09").

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Average rainfall days in May
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Hatchet Creek, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (24 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average snowfall in May - Hatchet Creek, AL
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.67").
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
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average snowfall days in May - Hatchet Creek, AL
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Hatchet Creek, 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

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.9).

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Average sunshine days in May
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Hatchet Creek, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.7 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5.6 days).

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Average UV index in May
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average UV index in May - Hatchet Creek, 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
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average cloud cover in May - Hatchet Creek, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 33

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 47).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and October (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in May
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average visibility in May - Hatchet Creek, 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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