May weather forecast and climate
Monroeville, AL

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is also a moderately hot month in Monroeville, Alabama, with temperature in the range of an average high of 84.9°F (29.4°C) and an average low of 62.6°F (17°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a moderately hot 78.1°F (25.6°C) in April, to a still warm 84.9°F (29.4°C). In May, in Monroeville, the average low-temperature is 62.6°F (17°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a hot 93.7°F (34.3°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', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, clothing, wind), and activity. 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. 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

The average relative humidity in May is 73%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 13.5 days. Throughout May, 2.91" (74mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Monroeville, during the entire year, the rain falls for 174.1 days and collects up to 36.02" (915mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

In Monroeville, Alabama, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Monroeville?

In May, in Monroeville, the average high-temperature is 84.9°F (29.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 62.6°F (17°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is calculated to 93.7°F (34.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Monroeville?

In May, the average relative humidity in Monroeville, Alabama, is 73%.

How much does it rain in Monroeville in May?

In Monroeville, in May, during 13.5 rainfall days, 2.91" (74mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Monroeville?

April through November are months without snowfall in Monroeville.

How many hours of daylight does Monroeville have in May?

In Monroeville, Alabama, the average length of the day in May is 13.8h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Monroeville?

The average sunshine in May in Monroeville, Alabama, is 10.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Monroeville?

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

Average temperature in May
Monroeville, AL

Average temperature in May - Monroeville, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 84.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (56.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 62.6°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.8°F).

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Average pressure in May
Monroeville, AL

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

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

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Average wind speed in May
Monroeville, AL

Average wind speed in May - Monroeville, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February, March and April (6.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.3mph).

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Average humidity in May
Monroeville, AL

Average humidity in May - Monroeville, 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 (71%).

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Average rainfall in May
Monroeville, AL

Average rainfall in May - Monroeville, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.49").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.01").

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Average rainfall days in May
Monroeville, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Monroeville, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (23.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.5 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Monroeville, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.24").
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
Monroeville, AL

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

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (0.4 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
Monroeville, AL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Monroeville, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Monroeville, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Monroeville, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5.4 days).

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Average UV index in May
Monroeville, AL

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

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Monroeville, AL

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

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in May
Monroeville, AL

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

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

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