May weather forecast and climate
Old Kingston, AL

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Old Kingston, is another warm month, with average temperature ranging between max 83.5°F (28.6°C) and min 62.2°F (16.8°C).

Temperature

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

Heat index

The average heat index in May is calculated to 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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like pregnancy, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, 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 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

The average relative humidity in May is 72%.

Rainfall

In Old Kingston, in May, during 13.8 rainfall days, 3.31" (84mm) of precipitation is typically 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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

In Old Kingston, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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 Old Kingston?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Old Kingston, Alabama, 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. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in May is estimated at 90°F (32.2°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Old Kingston?

The average relative humidity in May in Old Kingston is 72%.

How many days does it rain in May in Old Kingston?

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

When it does not snow in Old Kingston?

April through November are months without snowfall in Old Kingston.

How many hours of daylight does Old Kingston have in May?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Old Kingston have in May?

In May, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Old Kingston?

In Old Kingston, Alabama, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Old Kingston, AL

Average temperature in May - Old Kingston, 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
Old Kingston, AL

Average pressure in May - Old Kingston, 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
Old Kingston, AL

Average wind speed in May - Old Kingston, 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
Old Kingston, AL

Average humidity in May - Old Kingston, 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
Old Kingston, AL

Average rainfall in May - Old Kingston, 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
Old Kingston, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Old Kingston, 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
Old Kingston, AL

Average snowfall in May - Old Kingston, 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
Old Kingston, AL

Average snowfall days in May - Old Kingston, 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
Old Kingston, AL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Old Kingston, 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
Old Kingston, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Old Kingston, 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
Old Kingston, AL

Average UV index in May - Old Kingston, 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
Old Kingston, AL

Average cloud cover in May - Old Kingston, 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
Old Kingston, AL

Average visibility in May - Old Kingston, 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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