May weather forecast and climate
Owassa, AL

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Owassa, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 85.3°F (29.6°C) and min 63.1°F (17.3°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 77.9°F (25.5°C) in April, to a still warm 85.3°F (29.6°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 63.1°F (17.3°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is calculated to a hot 94.6°F (34.8°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. 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 calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, and clothing 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

The average relative humidity in May is 73%.

Rainfall

In Owassa, during 13.1 rainfall days, 3.11" (79mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 176.5 rainfall days, and 37.72" (958mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Owassa snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

In Owassa, Alabama, the average length of the day is 13.8h.

Sunshine

In Owassa, the average sunshine in May is 10.3h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 Owassa?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Owassa, is 85.3°F (29.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 63.1°F (17.3°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is estimated at 94.6°F (34.8°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Owassa?

The average relative humidity in May in Owassa is 73%.

How much does it rain in Owassa in May?

In Owassa, Alabama, during May, the rain falls for 13.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.11" (79mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Owassa?

April through November are months without snowfall in Owassa.

What is the average length of the day in May in Owassa?

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Owassa?

In May, the average sunshine in Owassa, Alabama, is 10.3h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Owassa?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Owassa is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Owassa, AL

Average temperature in May - Owassa, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 85.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (57.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 63.1°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (72.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (39.2°F).

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Average pressure in May
Owassa, AL

Average pressure in May - Owassa, 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
Owassa, AL

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (6.5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.4mph).

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Average humidity in May
Owassa, AL

Average humidity in May - Owassa, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 73%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

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Average rainfall in May
Owassa, AL

Average rainfall in May - Owassa, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.11"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.72").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.13").

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Average rainfall days in May
Owassa, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Owassa, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (23.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.6 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Owassa, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.28").
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
Owassa, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.5 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
Owassa, AL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Owassa, 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: 10.3h

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

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Average sunshine days in May
Owassa, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Owassa, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5.1 days).

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Average UV index in May
Owassa, AL

Average UV index in May - Owassa, 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
Owassa, AL

Average cloud cover in May - Owassa, 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 30).

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Average visibility in May
Owassa, AL

Average visibility in May - Owassa, 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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