May weather forecast and climate
Shacklesville, AL

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is also a moderately hot month in Shacklesville, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between max 85.1°F (29.5°C) and min 62.8°F (17.1°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 77°F (25°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 85.1°F (29.5°C). In Shacklesville, Alabama, the average low-temperature is 62.8°F (17.1°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is estimated 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. 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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, wind, 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 particularly important for children. 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 72%.

Rainfall

In Shacklesville, Alabama, it is raining for 13.4 days, with typically 3.15" (80mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 171.8 rainfall days, and 35.16" (893mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Shacklesville snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Shacklesville is 10.4h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in May 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. 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 Shacklesville?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Shacklesville, is 85.1°F (29.5°C), while the average low-temperature is 62.8°F (17.1°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is estimated at 93.7°F (34.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Shacklesville?

The average relative humidity in May is 72%.

How much does it rain in Shacklesville in May?

In May, the rain falls for 13.4 days. Throughout May, 3.15" (80mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Shacklesville?

In Shacklesville, Alabama, snow does not fall in April through November.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Shacklesville have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Shacklesville is 10.4h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Shacklesville?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in May in Shacklesville?

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

Average temperature in May
Shacklesville, AL

Average temperature in May - Shacklesville, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 85.1°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 (56.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 62.8°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 (39°F).

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Average pressure in May
Shacklesville, AL

Average pressure in May - Shacklesville, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"

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
Shacklesville, AL

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.6mph).

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Average humidity in May
Shacklesville, AL

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

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Average rainfall in May
Shacklesville, AL

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

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are August and December (3.94").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.93").

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Average rainfall days in May
Shacklesville, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Shacklesville, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (23 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.3 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Shacklesville, AL

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

Months with the highest snowfall are January and February (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
Shacklesville, AL

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

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Shacklesville, 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: 10.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5.1).

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Average sunshine days in May
Shacklesville, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Shacklesville, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 16.4 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (21 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.5 days).

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Average UV index in May
Shacklesville, AL

Average UV index in May - Shacklesville, AL
  • Average UV index in May: 7

Months with the highest UV index are May, 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
Shacklesville, AL

Average cloud cover in May - Shacklesville, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in May
Shacklesville, AL

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

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

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