May weather forecast and climate
Banks, AR

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is another warm month in Banks, Arkansas, with average temperature ranging between min 62.4°F (16.9°C) and max 82°F (27.8°C).

Temperature

In Banks, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 73.4°F (23°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 82°F (27.8°C). In Banks, in May, the average low-temperature is 62.4°F (16.9°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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, clothing), and activity. 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 in Banks is 76%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 13.6 days. Throughout May, 2.17" (55mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 141.2 rainfall days, and 24.29" (617mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall in Banks, Arkansas.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Banks is 9.2h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 Banks?

In May, in Banks, the average high-temperature is 82°F (27.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 62.4°F (16.9°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 88°F (31.1°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Banks?

The average relative humidity in May in Banks is 76%.

How many days does it rain in May in Banks?

In May, in Banks, the rain falls for 13.6 days. Throughout May, 2.17" (55mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Banks?

In Banks snow does not fall in April through November.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Banks have in May?

In Banks, Arkansas, the average sunshine in May is 9.2h.

How high is the UV index in May in Banks?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Banks is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Banks, AR

Average temperature in May - Banks, AR
  • Average high temperature in May: 82°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (93.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (51.6°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 (36°F).

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Average pressure in May
Banks, AR

Average pressure in May - Banks, AR
  • Average pressure in May: 29.97"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94").

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Average wind speed in May
Banks, AR

Average wind speed in May - Banks, AR
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.8mph).

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Average humidity in May
Banks, AR

Average humidity in May - Banks, AR
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, March and December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

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Average rainfall in May
Banks, AR

Average rainfall in May - Banks, AR
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.17"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (2.6").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.1").

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Average rainfall days in May
Banks, AR

Average rainfall days in May - Banks, AR
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (15.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.1 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Banks, AR

Average snowfall in May - Banks, AR
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.47").
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
Banks, AR

Average snowfall days in May - Banks, AR
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.5 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
Banks, AR

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Banks, AR
  • 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: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.2h

Months with the most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Banks, AR

Average sunshine days in May - Banks, AR
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (21.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (12.4 days).

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Average UV index in May
Banks, AR

Average UV index in May - Banks, AR
  • Average UV index in May: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June, 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
Banks, AR

Average cloud cover in May - Banks, AR
  • Average cloud cover in May: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 49).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, July, August and September (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in May
Banks, AR

Average visibility in May - Banks, AR
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (5mi).

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