May weather forecast and climate
Kennedy, AL

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Kennedy, is a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 81°F (27.2°C) and 61.3°F (16.3°C).

Temperature

In Kennedy, Alabama, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases, from an agreeable 72.9°F (22.7°C) in April, to a warm 81°F (27.2°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 61.3°F (16.3°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is evaluated at 85.6°F (29.8°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, and wind affect individual temperature impact. 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. 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 is 76%.

Rainfall

In May, in Kennedy, Alabama, the rain falls for 14.8 days. Throughout May, 3.46" (88mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Kennedy, Alabama, during the entire year, the rain falls for 164.6 days and collects up to 41.93" (1065mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 9.8h.

UV index

In Kennedy, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in May transform into the following instructions:
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 Kennedy?

In Kennedy, in May, the average high-temperature is 81°F (27.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 61.3°F (16.3°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is calculated to 85.6°F (29.8°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Kennedy?

In Kennedy, the average relative humidity in May is 76%.

How much does it rain in Kennedy in May?

In May, in Kennedy, the rain falls for 14.8 days. Throughout May, 3.46" (88mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Kennedy?

In Kennedy snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Kennedy have in May?

The average length of the day in May is 13.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Kennedy have in May?

The average sunshine in May is 9.8h.

How high is the UV index in May in Kennedy?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Kennedy is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Kennedy, AL

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

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 61.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.4°F).

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Average pressure in May
Kennedy, AL

Average pressure in May - Kennedy, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

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Average wind speed in May
Kennedy, AL

Average wind speed in May - Kennedy, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.6mph).

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Average humidity in May
Kennedy, AL

Average humidity in May - Kennedy, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

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

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Average rainfall in May
Kennedy, AL

Average rainfall in May - Kennedy, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.46"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are February and April (4.33").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.4").

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Average rainfall days in May
Kennedy, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Kennedy, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.1 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Kennedy, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.47").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Kennedy, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.3 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
Kennedy, AL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Kennedy, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.8h

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

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Average sunshine days in May
Kennedy, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Kennedy, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 14.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
Kennedy, AL

Average UV index in May - Kennedy, 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, February and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
Kennedy, AL

Average cloud cover in May - Kennedy, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 49).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in May
Kennedy, AL

Average visibility in May - Kennedy, 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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