May weather forecast and climate
Joffre, AL

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is another warm month in Joffre, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 83.5°F (28.6°C) and 62.2°F (16.8°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 76.5°F (24.7°C) in April, to a still warm 83.5°F (28.6°C). In May, in Joffre, the average low-temperature is 62.2°F (16.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a tropical 90°F (32.2°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 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 Joffre is 72%.

Rainfall

In May, in Joffre, the rain falls for 13.8 days. Throughout May, 3.31" (84mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 168.8 rainfall days, and 38.74" (984mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall in Joffre.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Joffre is 10.2h.

UV index

In Joffre, Alabama, 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 rays 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. 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 Joffre?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 83.5°F (28.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 62.2°F (16.8°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in May is estimated at 90°F (32.2°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Joffre?

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

How much does it rain in Joffre in May?

In Joffre, Alabama, in May, it is raining for 13.8 days, with typically 3.31" (84mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Joffre?

In Joffre snow does not fall in April through November.

How many hours of daylight does Joffre have in May?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Joffre have in May?

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

What is the UV index intensity in May in Joffre?

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

Average temperature in May
Joffre, AL

Average temperature in May - Joffre, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 83.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 62.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.3°F).

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Average pressure in May
Joffre, AL

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

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

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Average wind speed in May
Joffre, AL

Average wind speed in May - Joffre, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.8mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.8mph).

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Average humidity in May
Joffre, AL

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

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Average rainfall in May
Joffre, AL

Average rainfall in May - Joffre, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.31"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.02").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.28").

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Average rainfall days in May
Joffre, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Joffre, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.1 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Joffre, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.2").
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
Joffre, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.6 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
Joffre, AL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Joffre, 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: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.2h

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

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Average sunshine days in May
Joffre, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Joffre, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 16.3 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (20.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
Joffre, AL

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (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
Joffre, AL

Average cloud cover in May - Joffre, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 32

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

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Average visibility in May
Joffre, AL

Average visibility in May - Joffre, 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).

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