May weather forecast and climate
Kingsford, FL

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Kingsford, is a tropical month, with average temperature fluctuating between 68.7°F (20.4°C) and 86.7°F (30.4°C).

Temperature

In Kingsford, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a tropical 86.7°F (30.4°C). The average low-temperature, in Kingsford, Florida, is 68.7°F (20.4°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is estimated at a sweltering 97.9°F (36.6°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 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', 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 (pregnancy, clothing, metabolic differences). 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. 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

In Kingsford, the average relative humidity in May is 72%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 16.8 days. Throughout May, 3.19" (81mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Kingsford, during the entire year, the rain falls for 189 days and collects up to 36.54" (928mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

May has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 10.5h 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 of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Kingsford?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 86.7°F (30.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 68.7°F (20.4°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in May is calculated to 97.9°F (36.6°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Kingsford?

In Kingsford, the average relative humidity in May is 72%.

How many days does it rain in May in Kingsford?

In Kingsford, in May, during 16.8 rainfall days, 3.19" (81mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Kingsford have in May?

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

What month has the most sunshine in Kingsford?

With an average of 10.5h of sunshine, May has the most sunshine of the year.

How many hours of sunshine does Kingsford have in May?

The average sunshine in May is 10.5h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in May in Kingsford?

In Kingsford, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Kingsford, FL

Average temperature in May - Kingsford, FL
  • Average high temperature in May: 86.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (68.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 68.7°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 (51.1°F).

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Average pressure in May
Kingsford, FL

Average pressure in May - Kingsford, 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
Kingsford, FL

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (6.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.7mph).

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Average humidity in May
Kingsford, FL

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and September (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (71%).

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Average rainfall in May
Kingsford, FL

Average rainfall in May - Kingsford, FL
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.19"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (6.89").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and November (1.18").

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Average rainfall days in May
Kingsford, FL

Average rainfall days in May - Kingsford, FL
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (26.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.1 days).

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Kingsford, 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: 10.5h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.1h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Kingsford, FL

Average sunshine days in May - Kingsford, FL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (2.9 days).

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Average UV index in May
Kingsford, FL

Average UV index in May - Kingsford, 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
Kingsford, FL

Average cloud cover in May - Kingsford, FL
  • Average cloud cover in May: 29

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 37).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in May
Kingsford, FL

Average visibility in May - Kingsford, 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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