May weather forecast and climate
Plantersville, AL

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is another warm month in Plantersville, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between min 62.2°F (16.8°C) and max 84°F (28.9°C).

Temperature

In Plantersville, the average high-temperature in May marginally rises, from 76.6°F (24.8°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 84°F (28.9°C). In May, in Plantersville, Alabama, the average low-temperature is 62.2°F (16.8°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is estimated at a hot 91.2°F (32.9°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 a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, metabolic differences, wind), 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 72%.

Rainfall

In Plantersville, in May, it is raining for 14.1 days, with typically 3.15" (80mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Plantersville, during the entire year, the rain falls for 165 days and collects up to 37.17" (944mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Plantersville snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 13.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Plantersville is 10.2h.

UV index

In Plantersville, Alabama, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in May 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 Plantersville?

In Plantersville, in May, the average high-temperature is 84°F (28.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 62.2°F (16.8°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is evaluated at 91.2°F (32.9°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Plantersville?

In May, the average relative humidity in Plantersville, Alabama, is 72%.

How much does it rain in Plantersville in May?

In Plantersville, Alabama, in May, during 14.1 rainfall days, 3.15" (80mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Plantersville?

April through November are months without snowfall in Plantersville.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Plantersville?

In Plantersville, the average sunshine in May is 10.2h.

How high is the UV index in May in Plantersville?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Plantersville, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Plantersville, AL

Average temperature in May - Plantersville, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 84°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 62.2°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (72°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.5°F).

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Average pressure in May
Plantersville, AL

Average pressure in May - Plantersville, 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
Plantersville, AL

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.7mph).

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Average humidity in May
Plantersville, AL

Average humidity in May - Plantersville, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

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Average rainfall in May
Plantersville, AL

Average rainfall in May - Plantersville, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.15"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.82").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.93").

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Average rainfall days in May
Plantersville, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Plantersville, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.8 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Plantersville, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.35").
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
Plantersville, AL

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

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Plantersville, 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: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.9).

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Average sunshine days in May
Plantersville, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Plantersville, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (21.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8 days).

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Average UV index in May
Plantersville, AL

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Plantersville, AL

Average cloud cover in May - Plantersville, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 33

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 47).
Months with the least cloud cover are September and October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in May
Plantersville, AL

Average visibility in May - Plantersville, AL
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

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

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