May weather forecast and climate
Sipsey, AL

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Sipsey, is a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 81°F (27.2°C) and an average low of 60.4°F (15.8°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a pleasant 72.7°F (22.6°C) in April, to a warm 81°F (27.2°C). The average low-temperature, in Sipsey, is 60.4°F (15.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is evaluated at 85.3°F (29.6°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
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', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, metabolic differences, and wind 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 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

In May, the average relative humidity is 74%.

Rainfall

In Sipsey, in May, during 10.9 rainfall days, 1.18" (30mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 128.4 rainfall days, and 14.17" (360mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

March through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Sipsey, Alabama, is 10h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average 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 Sipsey?

In May, in Sipsey, Alabama, the average high-temperature is 81°F (27.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 60.4°F (15.8°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is estimated at 85.3°F (29.6°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Sipsey?

In Sipsey, the average relative humidity in May is 74%.

How many days does it rain in May in Sipsey?

In Sipsey, in May, during 10.9 rainfall days, 1.18" (30mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Sipsey?

In Sipsey, Alabama, snow does not fall in March through October.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Sipsey?

The average sunshine in May in Sipsey, Alabama, is 10h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Sipsey?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Sipsey, Alabama, 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
Sipsey, AL

Average temperature in May - Sipsey, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 81°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 60.4°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.1°F).

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Average pressure in May
Sipsey, AL

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.98").

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Average wind speed in May
Sipsey, AL

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and March (7.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in May
Sipsey, AL

Average humidity in May - Sipsey, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 74%

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

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Average rainfall in May
Sipsey, AL

Average rainfall in May - Sipsey, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.18"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are July and August (1.46").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.75").

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Average rainfall days in May
Sipsey, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Sipsey, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.8 days).
Months with the least rainy days are October and November (7.1 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Sipsey, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.28").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Sipsey, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.3 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
Sipsey, AL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Sipsey, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Sipsey, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Sipsey, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 17.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (22.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.5 days).

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Average UV index in May
Sipsey, AL

Average UV index in May - Sipsey, AL
  • Average UV index in May: 6

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in May
Sipsey, AL

Average cloud cover in May - Sipsey, 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 September (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in May
Sipsey, AL

Average visibility in May - Sipsey, 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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