May weather forecast and climate
Eatonton, GA

May, the last month of the spring, in Eatonton, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 61.3°F (16.3°C) and 81.5°F (27.5°C).

Temperature

In Eatonton, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a warm 73.8°F (23.2°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 81.5°F (27.5°C). In May, in Eatonton, Georgia, the average low-temperature is 61.3°F (16.3°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is evaluated at a hot 86.5°F (30.3°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
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', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like wind, metabolic differences, pregnancy, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 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.

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity in Eatonton is 75%.

Rainfall

In Eatonton, it is raining for 15.4 days, with typically 2.76" (70mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Eatonton, there are 165.9 rainfall days, and 33.9" (861mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Eatonton snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 13.9h.

Sunshine

In Eatonton, the average sunshine is 9.9h.

UV index

In Eatonton, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 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. 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 Eatonton?

In May, in Eatonton, the average high-temperature is 81.5°F (27.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 61.3°F (16.3°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is evaluated at 86.5°F (30.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Eatonton?

The average relative humidity in May in Eatonton, Georgia, is 75%.

How much does it rain in Eatonton in May?

In May, in Eatonton, Georgia, the rain falls for 15.4 days. Throughout May, 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Eatonton?

In Eatonton, Georgia, snow does not fall in April through November.

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

The average length of the day in May is 13.9h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Eatonton?

The average sunshine in May in Eatonton is 9.9h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Eatonton?

In Eatonton, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Eatonton, GA
  • Average high temperature in May: 81.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (53.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 61.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (37°F).

Average pressure in May - Eatonton, GA
  • Average pressure in May: 30.03"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

Average wind speed in May - Eatonton, GA
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (7.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.5mph).

Average humidity in May - Eatonton, GA
  • Average humidity in May: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (72%).

Average rainfall in May - Eatonton, GA
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.76"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.94").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.93").

Average rainfall days in May - Eatonton, GA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.3 days).

Average snowfall in May - Eatonton, GA
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.24").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days in May - Eatonton, GA
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Eatonton, GA
  • Average daylight in May: 13.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

Average sunshine days in May - Eatonton, GA
  • Average sunshine days in May: 13.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9 days).

Average UV index in May - Eatonton, GA
  • Average UV index in May: 6

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in May - Eatonton, GA
  • Average cloud cover in May: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 43).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and October (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in May - Eatonton, GA
  • 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).