May weather forecast and climate
Branchborough, FL

The last month of the spring, May, is a hot month in Branchborough, Florida, with average temperature ranging between min 68.2°F (20.1°C) and max 86.4°F (30.2°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a tropical 86.4°F (30.2°C). In May, in Branchborough, the average low-temperature is 68.2°F (20.1°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is estimated at a torrid 97.3°F (36.3°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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', 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 subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, pregnancy, wind). 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. 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 surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 73%.

Rainfall

In Branchborough, it is raining for 17.7 days, with typically 3.54" (90mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Branchborough, during the entire year, the rain falls for 200.6 days and collects up to 40.39" (1026mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

February through December are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Branchborough, Florida, the average length of the day in May is 13.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Branchborough is 10.7h.

UV index

May through July and September, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Branchborough. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Branchborough?

In Branchborough, in May, the average high-temperature is 86.4°F (30.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 68.2°F (20.1°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, in May is estimated at 97.3°F (36.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Branchborough?

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

How many days does it rain in May in Branchborough?

In Branchborough, Florida, in May, it is raining for 17.7 days, with typically 3.54" (90mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Branchborough?

February through December are months without snowfall in Branchborough.

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

In May, the average length of the day in Branchborough is 13.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Branchborough have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Branchborough, Florida, is 10.7h.

When is the highest UV index in Branchborough?

May through July and September, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Branchborough, Florida.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Branchborough?

In Branchborough, Florida, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Branchborough, FL
  • Average high temperature in May: 86.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (67.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 68.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (76.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (50.2°F).

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.14").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.96").

Average wind speed in May - Branchborough, FL
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.8mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (6.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.5mph).

Average humidity in May - Branchborough, FL
  • Average humidity in May: 73%

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and September (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (72%).

Average rainfall in May - Branchborough, FL
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.54"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (7.17").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are February, March and November (1.42").

Average rainfall days in May - Branchborough, FL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (28.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (9.5 days).

Average snowfall days in May - Branchborough, 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 - Branchborough, FL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.6h

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: 10.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.3h).

Average sunshine days in May - Branchborough, FL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 11.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (18.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (0.8 days).

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

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

Average cloud cover in May - Branchborough, FL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 27

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 35).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 27).

Average visibility in May - Branchborough, 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).