May weather forecast and climate
Suggsville, AL

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is another warm month in Suggsville, Alabama, with average temperature fluctuating between 85.5°F (29.7°C) and 62.6°F (17°C).

Temperature

In Suggsville, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a warm 78.3°F (25.7°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 85.5°F (29.7°C). In Suggsville, the average low-temperature is 62.6°F (17°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is appraised at a very hot 95°F (35°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values 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', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (wind, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape). 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.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity in Suggsville is 73%.

Rainfall

In Suggsville, during May, the rain falls for 13.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Suggsville, there are 177 rainfall days, and 35.75" (908mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall in Suggsville.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Suggsville, Alabama, the average sunshine in May is 10.1h.

UV index

In Suggsville, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
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. 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 Suggsville?

In May, the average high-temperature is 85.5°F (29.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 62.6°F (17°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in May is calculated to 95°F (35°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Suggsville?

In Suggsville, Alabama, the average relative humidity in May is 73%.

How much does it rain in Suggsville in May?

In Suggsville, Alabama, in May, it is raining for 13.8 days, with typically 2.87" (73mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Suggsville?

April through November are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Suggsville have in May?

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Suggsville?

In Suggsville, Alabama, the average sunshine in May is 10.1h.

How high is the UV index in May in Suggsville?

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

Average temperature in May
Suggsville, AL

Average temperature in May - Suggsville, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 85.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (56.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 62.6°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.8°F).

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Average pressure in May
Suggsville, AL

Average pressure in May - Suggsville, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96").

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Average wind speed in May
Suggsville, AL

Average wind speed in May - Suggsville, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.2mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.2mph).

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Average humidity in May
Suggsville, AL

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

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Average rainfall in May
Suggsville, AL

Average rainfall in May - Suggsville, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.87"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.06").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.09").

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Average rainfall days in May
Suggsville, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Suggsville, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (23.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.2 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Suggsville, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.31").
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
Suggsville, AL

Average snowfall days in May - Suggsville, 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
Suggsville, AL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Suggsville, 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: 10.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5.1).

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Average sunshine days in May
Suggsville, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Suggsville, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5.8 days).

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Average UV index in May
Suggsville, AL

Average UV index in May - Suggsville, 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
Suggsville, AL

Average cloud cover in May - Suggsville, 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 31).

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Average visibility in May
Suggsville, AL

Average visibility in May - Suggsville, 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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