May weather forecast and climate
Travelers Rest, AL

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Travelers Rest, is another warm month, with average temperature ranging between min 61.5°F (16.4°C) and max 82.4°F (28°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a moderately hot 74.8°F (23.8°C) in April, to a still warm 82.4°F (28°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 61.5°F (16.4°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 88°F (31.1°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
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 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like activity, clothing, metabolic differences, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. 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 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

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

Rainfall

In May, in Travelers Rest, Alabama, the rain falls for 14 days. Throughout May, 2.99" (76mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Travelers Rest, there are 171.1 rainfall days, and 37.87" (962mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Travelers Rest snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In Travelers Rest, Alabama, the average length of the day in May is 13.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Travelers Rest is 10.3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 Travelers Rest?

In Travelers Rest, in May, the average high-temperature is 82.4°F (28°C), and the average low-temperature is 61.5°F (16.4°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 88°F (31.1°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Travelers Rest?

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

How many days does it rain in May in Travelers Rest?

In Travelers Rest, Alabama, in May, it is raining for 14 days, with typically 2.99" (76mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Travelers Rest?

In Travelers Rest, Alabama, snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Travelers Rest have in May?

In Travelers Rest, Alabama, the average length of the day in May is 13.9h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Travelers Rest?

The average sunshine in May is 10.3h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Travelers Rest?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Travelers Rest, Alabama, is 6. 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
Travelers Rest, AL

Average temperature in May - Travelers Rest, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 82.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 61.5°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (71.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (37°F).

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Average pressure in May
Travelers Rest, AL

Average pressure in May - Travelers Rest, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

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Average wind speed in May
Travelers Rest, AL

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in May
Travelers Rest, AL

Average humidity in May - Travelers Rest, 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 (71%).

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Average rainfall in May
Travelers Rest, AL

Average rainfall in May - Travelers Rest, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.99"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (3.86").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.17").

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Average rainfall days in May
Travelers Rest, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Travelers Rest, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.9 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Travelers Rest, AL

Average snowfall in May - Travelers Rest, AL
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.51").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Travelers Rest, AL

Average snowfall days in May - Travelers Rest, AL
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.9 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
Travelers Rest, AL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Travelers Rest, 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: 10.3h

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

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Average sunshine days in May
Travelers Rest, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Travelers Rest, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.8 days).

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Average UV index in May
Travelers Rest, AL

Average UV index in May - Travelers Rest, AL
  • Average UV index in May: 6

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
Travelers Rest, AL

Average cloud cover in May - Travelers Rest, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 32

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 46).
Months with the least cloud cover are September and October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in May
Travelers Rest, AL

Average visibility in May - Travelers Rest, 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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