May weather forecast and climate
Balm, FL

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Balm, is a tropical month, with average temperature varying between 86.4°F (30.2°C) and 70.3°F (21.3°C).

Temperature

In Balm, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in April - a hot 86.4°F (30.2°C). The average low-temperature, in Balm, is 70.3°F (21.3°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is estimated at a torrid 96.4°F (35.8°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. 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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, metabolic differences, wind), and activity. 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.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 99.5°F (37.5°C) to 100.9°F (38.3°C), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

March through May, with an average relative humidity of 71%, are the least humid months.

Rainfall

In Balm, during May, the rain falls for 14.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation. In Balm, Florida, during the entire year, the rain falls for 159.5 days and collects up to 15.16" (385mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

In Balm, the average length of the day is 13.5h.

Sunshine

May has the most sunshine of the year in Balm, with an average of 11.1h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in May transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 Balm?

In May, in Balm, Florida, the average high-temperature is 86.4°F (30.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 70.3°F (21.3°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is evaluated at 96.4°F (35.8°C).

What is the least humid month in Balm?

Months with the lowest humidity in Balm are March through May, with an average relative humidity of 71%.

What is the average humidity in May in Balm?

The average relative humidity in May is 71%.

How many days does it rain in May in Balm?

In May, in Balm, Florida, the rain falls for 14.6 days. Throughout May, 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Balm have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Balm is 13.5h.

What month has the most sunshine in Balm?

With an average of 11.1h of sunshine, May has the most sunshine of the year in Balm, Florida.

How long on average sun shines in May in Balm?

In Balm, Florida, the average sunshine in May is 11.1h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Balm?

Months with the highest UV index are May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in May in Balm?

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

Average temperature in May
Balm, FL

Average temperature in May - Balm, FL
  • Average high temperature in May: 86.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (68.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 70.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (77.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (52.7°F).

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Average pressure in May
Balm, FL

Average pressure in May - Balm, FL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.96").

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Average wind speed in May
Balm, FL

Average wind speed in May - Balm, FL
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and March (7.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (5.2mph).

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Average humidity in May
Balm, FL

Average humidity in May - Balm, FL
  • Average humidity in May: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are March, April and May (71%).

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Average rainfall in May
Balm, FL

Average rainfall in May - Balm, FL
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.22"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are July and August (2.68").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, February and March (0.47").

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Average rainfall days in May
Balm, FL

Average rainfall days in May - Balm, FL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (24.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.7 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Balm, FL

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Balm, FL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11.1h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.4h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Balm, FL

Average sunshine days in May - Balm, FL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 14.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (22.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (4.1 days).

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Average UV index in May
Balm, FL

Average UV index in May - Balm, FL
  • Average UV index in May: 7

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in May
Balm, FL

Average cloud cover in May - Balm, FL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 23

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 31).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 23).

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Average visibility in May
Balm, FL

Average visibility in May - Balm, FL
  • 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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