May weather forecast and climate
Forest Highlands, FL

The last month of the spring, May, is also a moderately hot month in Forest Highlands, Florida, with average temperature fluctuating between 66.6°F (19.2°C) and 84.7°F (29.3°C).

Temperature

In Forest Highlands, Florida, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 77°F (25°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 84.7°F (29.3°C). In Forest Highlands, the average low-temperature is 66.6°F (19.2°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to a hot 92.5°F (33.6°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', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, wind). 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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 Forest Highlands, the average relative humidity is 71%.

Rainfall

In May, in Forest Highlands, the rain falls for 12.4 days. Throughout May, 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Forest Highlands, during the entire year, the rain falls for 171.8 days and collects up to 34.92" (887mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Forest Highlands snow does not fall in March through November.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Forest Highlands is 13.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Forest Highlands is 10.9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Forest Highlands are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
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 Forest Highlands?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 84.7°F (29.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 66.6°F (19.2°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in May is appraised at 92.5°F (33.6°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Forest Highlands?

In May, the average relative humidity in Forest Highlands is 71%.

How many days does it rain in May in Forest Highlands?

In Forest Highlands, Florida, during May, the rain falls for 12.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Forest Highlands?

March through November are months without snowfall in Forest Highlands.

How many hours of daylight does Forest Highlands have in May?

In Forest Highlands, the average length of the day in May is 13.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Forest Highlands have in May?

In May, the average sunshine is 10.9h.

When is the highest UV index in Forest Highlands?

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

What is the UV index intensity in May in Forest Highlands?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Forest Highlands, FL
  • Average high temperature in May: 84.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (90.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 66.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (75.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (43.3°F).

Average pressure in May - Forest Highlands, FL
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.97").

Average wind speed in May - Forest Highlands, FL
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (7.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.9mph).

Average humidity in May - Forest Highlands, FL
  • Average humidity in May: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

Average rainfall in May - Forest Highlands, FL
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.97"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.72").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.89").

Average rainfall days in May - Forest Highlands, FL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 12.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (23.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.3 days).

Average snowfall days in May - Forest Highlands, FL
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5.4).

Average sunshine days in May - Forest Highlands, FL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 17.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (5.6 days).

Average UV index in May - Forest Highlands, 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 3).

Average cloud cover in May - Forest Highlands, FL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 26

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 24).

Average visibility in May - Forest Highlands, 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).