May weather forecast and climate
Waldo, AL

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Waldo, Alabama, with average temperature fluctuating between 60.3°F (15.7°C) and 81.1°F (27.3°C).

Temperature

In Waldo, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a pleasant 73°F (22.8°C) in April, to a moderately hot 81.1°F (27.3°C). In May, in Waldo, the average low-temperature is 60.3°F (15.7°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at 85.8°F (29.9°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. 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 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', 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, wind, and metabolic differences 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. 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 in Waldo is 75%.

Rainfall

In Waldo, it is raining for 14.9 days, with typically 2.68" (68mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 176.4 rainfall days, and 38.58" (980mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Waldo snow does not fall in March through November.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 10.1h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Waldo?

In Waldo, Alabama, in May, the average high-temperature is 81.1°F (27.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 60.3°F (15.7°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 85.8°F (29.9°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Waldo?

In May, the average relative humidity in Waldo is 75%.

How many days does it rain in May in Waldo?

In May, the rain falls for 14.9 days. Throughout May, 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Waldo?

March through November are months without snowfall.

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

The average length of the day in May in Waldo, Alabama, is 13.9h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Waldo?

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

When is the highest UV index in Waldo?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Waldo, Alabama.

What is the UV index reading in May in Waldo?

In Waldo, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Waldo, AL

Average temperature in May - Waldo, AL
  • Average high temperature in May: 81.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 60.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (69.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.1°F).

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Average pressure in May
Waldo, AL

Average pressure in May - Waldo, AL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.02"

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

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Average wind speed in May
Waldo, AL

Average wind speed in May - Waldo, AL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.2mph).

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Average humidity in May
Waldo, AL

Average humidity in May - Waldo, AL
  • Average humidity in May: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

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Average rainfall in May
Waldo, AL

Average rainfall in May - Waldo, AL
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.68"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.78").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.13").

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Average rainfall days in May
Waldo, AL

Average rainfall days in May - Waldo, AL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.6 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Waldo, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.87").
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
Waldo, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Waldo, AL

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

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Waldo, AL

Average sunshine days in May - Waldo, AL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 14.2 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (19.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
Waldo, AL

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in May
Waldo, AL

Average cloud cover in May - Waldo, AL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 48).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and October (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in May
Waldo, AL

Average visibility in May - Waldo, 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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