May weather forecast and climate
New Site, AL

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is also a moderately hot month in New Site, Alabama, with average temperature fluctuating between 81.9°F (27.7°C) and 60.4°F (15.8°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a warm 73.9°F (23.3°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 81.9°F (27.7°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 60.4°F (15.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is evaluated at a tropical 86.9°F (30.5°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. 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 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, metabolic differences, pregnancy), 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 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

In May, the average relative humidity is 73%.

Rainfall

In New Site, during May, the rain falls for 14.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.91" (74mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in New Site, there are 175.3 rainfall days, and 39.88" (1013mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In New Site snow does not fall in March through November.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 10.1h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in New Site is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in New Site?

In New Site, in May, the average high-temperature is 81.9°F (27.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 60.4°F (15.8°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is calculated to 86.9°F (30.5°C).

What is the average humidity in May in New Site?

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

How much does it rain in New Site in May?

In May, in New Site, the rain falls for 14.3 days. Throughout May, 2.91" (74mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in New Site?

In New Site snow does not fall in March through November.

How many hours of daylight does New Site have in May?

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

How many hours of sunshine does New Site have in May?

In New Site, the average sunshine in May is 10.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in New Site?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
New Site, AL

Average temperature in May - New Site, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 81.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 60.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.5°F).

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Average pressure in May
New Site, AL

Average pressure in May - New Site, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"

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
New Site, AL

Average wind speed in May - New Site, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.7mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in May
New Site, AL

Average humidity in May - New Site, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 73%

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

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Average rainfall in May
New Site, AL

Average rainfall in May - New Site, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.41").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.05").

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Average rainfall days in May
New Site, AL

Average rainfall days in May - New Site, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in May
New Site, AL

Average snowfall in May - New Site, AL
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.39").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
New Site, AL

Average snowfall days in May - New Site, AL
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (0.8 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
New Site, AL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - New Site, 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: 10.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.9).

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Average sunshine days in May
New Site, AL

Average sunshine days in May - New Site, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.9 days).

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Average UV index in May
New Site, AL

Average UV index in May - New Site, AL
  • Average UV index in May: 6

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
New Site, AL

Average cloud cover in May - New Site, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 33

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in May
New Site, AL

Average visibility in May - New Site, 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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