May weather forecast and climate
Lacota, FL

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Lacota, is a tropical month, with average temperature fluctuating between 86°F (30°C) and 67.6°F (19.8°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a hot 86°F (30°C). The average low-temperature, is 67.6°F (19.8°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is estimated at a sweltering 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', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. 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. 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. 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. 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 Lacota, the average relative humidity is 73%.

Rainfall

In Lacota, in May, during 14.6 rainfall days, 1.65" (42mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Lacota, there are 159.3 rainfall days, and 21.1" (536mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Lacota, Florida, snow does not fall in February through December.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

May has the most sunshine of the year in Lacota, with an average of 10.6h of sunshine.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Lacota, Florida. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard 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. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Lacota?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Lacota, is 86°F (30°C), while the average low-temperature is 67.6°F (19.8°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in May is calculated to 96.4°F (35.8°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Lacota?

In May, the average relative humidity is 73%.

How much does it rain in Lacota in May?

In Lacota, Florida, in May, it is raining for 14.6 days, with typically 1.65" (42mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Lacota?

In Lacota snow does not fall in February through December.

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

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

What month has the most sunshine in Lacota?

The month with the most sunshine in Lacota, Florida, is May, with an average of 10.6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in May in Lacota?

The average sunshine in May in Lacota, Florida, is 10.6h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in May in Lacota?

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

Average temperature in May
Lacota, FL

Average temperature in May - Lacota, FL
  • Average high temperature in May: 86°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (66.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 67.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (75.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (48.7°F).

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Average pressure in May
Lacota, FL

Average pressure in May - Lacota, 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 (29.97").

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Average wind speed in May
Lacota, FL

Average wind speed in May - Lacota, FL
  • Average wind speed in May: 6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.7mph).

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Average humidity in May
Lacota, FL

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are July, August and September (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (71%).

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Average rainfall in May
Lacota, FL

Average rainfall in May - Lacota, FL
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.65"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.82").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (0.71").

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Average rainfall days in May
Lacota, FL

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7 days).

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Average snowfall days in May
Lacota, FL

Average snowfall days in May - Lacota, 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).

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Lacota, FL
  • Average daylight in May: 13.6h

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 May (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Lacota, FL

Average sunshine days in May - Lacota, FL
  • Average sunshine days in May: 14.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (21.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
Lacota, FL

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

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Lacota, FL

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

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 38).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in May
Lacota, FL

Average visibility in May - Lacota, 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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