May weather forecast and climate
Bostwick, FL

The last month of the spring, May, is a hot month in Bostwick, Florida, with average temperature varying between 86.4°F (30.2°C) and 67.3°F (19.6°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in April - a tropical 86.4°F (30.2°C). In Bostwick, Florida, the average low-temperature is 67.3°F (19.6°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a torrid 96.8°F (36°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape). 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.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

In May, in Bostwick, the rain falls for 10.7 days. Throughout May, 0.91" (23mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Bostwick, there are 138.3 rainfall days, and 12.76" (324mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Bostwick snow does not fall in February through December.

Daylight

In Bostwick, the average length of the day is 13.7h.

Sunshine

In Bostwick, the average sunshine is 10.6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average 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. 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. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Bostwick?

In Bostwick, Florida, in May, the average high-temperature is 86.4°F (30.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 67.3°F (19.6°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is calculated to 96.8°F (36°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Bostwick?

The average relative humidity in May in Bostwick, Florida, is 72%.

How much does it rain in Bostwick in May?

In Bostwick, during May, the rain falls for 10.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.91" (23mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Bostwick?

February through December are months without snowfall in Bostwick.

How many hours of daylight does Bostwick have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Bostwick is 13.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bostwick have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Bostwick, Florida, is 10.6h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Bostwick?

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

What is the UV index intensity in May in Bostwick?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Bostwick is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Bostwick, FL
  • Average high temperature in May: 86.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (91.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (65.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 67.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (75.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (48.2°F).

Average pressure in May - Bostwick, FL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.02"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.14").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.97").

Average wind speed in May - Bostwick, FL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (5.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.2mph).

Average humidity in May - Bostwick, FL
  • Average humidity in May: 72%

Months with the highest relative humidity are August, September and December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (70%).

Average rainfall in May - Bostwick, FL
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.09").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (0.47").

Average rainfall days in May - Bostwick, FL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.7 days).

Average snowfall days in May - Bostwick, FL
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Bostwick, FL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.3h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.9h).

Average sunshine days in May - Bostwick, FL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 17.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (21.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (9.3 days).

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

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

Average cloud cover in May - Bostwick, FL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 30

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 40).
Months with the least cloud cover are May and July (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in May - Bostwick, 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).