May weather forecast
Thomaston, AL

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Thomaston, is another warm month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 84.6°F (29.2°C) and 62.4°F (16.9°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases from a moderately hot 77.2°F (25.1°C) in April to a still warm 84.6°F (29.2°C). In Thomaston, in May, the average low-temperature is 62.4°F (16.9°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is appraised at a tropical 93.2°F (34°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 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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, metabolic differences, 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. 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 Thomaston, in May, during 13.4 rainfall days, 2.6" (66mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Thomaston, there are 164.6 rainfall days, and 35" (889mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Thomaston, snow does not fall in March through November.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 13h and 49min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:03 am and sunset at 7:31 pm. On the last day of May, sunrise is at 5:44 am and sunset at 7:51 pm CDT.

Sunshine

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

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Thomaston, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against 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 Thomaston?

In May, in Thomaston, the average high-temperature is 84.6°F (29.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 62.4°F (16.9°C). in May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, is appraised at 93.2°F (34°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Thomaston?

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

How many days does it rain in May in Thomaston?

In Thomaston, Alabama, in May, it is raining for 13.4 days, with typically 2.6" (66mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Thomaston?

In Thomaston, Alabama, snow does not fall in March through November.

How many hours of daylight does Thomaston have in May?

The average day length in May in Thomaston is 13h and 49min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in Thomaston?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:03 am and sunset at 7:31 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:44 am and sunset at 7:51 pm CDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Thomaston have in May?

In May, the average sunshine duration in Thomaston is 10.1h.

How high is the UV index in May in Thomaston?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in May
Thomaston, AL

Average temperature in May - Thomaston, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 84.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (55°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 62.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.5°F).

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Average pressure in May
Thomaston, AL

Average pressure in May - Thomaston, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30"Hg

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

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Average wind speed in May
Thomaston, AL

Average wind speed in May - Thomaston, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February, March and April (7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in May
Thomaston, AL

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

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
Thomaston, AL

Average rainfall in May - Thomaston, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.5").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.01").

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Average rainfall days in May
Thomaston, AL

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Thomaston, AL

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

The months with the highest snowfall are January and December (0.35").
The months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Thomaston, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.8 days).
The 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
Thomaston, AL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Thomaston, AL
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 49min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 14min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 5min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h and 6min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Thomaston, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Thomaston, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (21.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
Thomaston, AL

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

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
Thomaston, AL

Average cloud cover in May - Thomaston, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 34

The months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 47).
The months with the least cloud cover are September and October (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in May
Thomaston, AL

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

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

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