Edison
Georgia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Edison, GA

May, the last month of the spring, in Edison, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 83.8°F (28.8°C) and min 64.9°F (18.3°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 77°F (25°C) in April, to a still warm 83.8°F (28.8°C). In Edison, in May, the average low-temperature is 64.9°F (18.3°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is evaluated at a hot 90.1°F (32.3°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', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, pregnancy, 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. 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 Edison, Georgia, is 70%.

Rainfall

In Edison, during 14.1 rainfall days, 2.64" (67mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Edison, during the entire year, the rain falls for 163.9 days and collects up to 31.73" (806mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Edison, Georgia, snow does not fall in March through December.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 13.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Edison is 10.6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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 Edison?

In Edison, Georgia, in May, the average high-temperature is 83.8°F (28.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 64.9°F (18.3°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is appraised at 90.1°F (32.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Edison?

In Edison, the average relative humidity in May is 70%.

How many days does it rain in May in Edison?

In Edison, during May, the rain falls for 14.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.64" (67mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Edison?

March through December are months without snowfall.

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

The average length of the day in May in Edison, Georgia, is 13.8h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Edison?

The average sunshine in May in Edison, Georgia, is 10.6h.

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

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Edison, Georgia.

How high is the UV index in May in Edison?

In Edison, Georgia, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Edison, GA
  • Average high temperature in May: 83.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (57.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 64.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (73.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (41.5°F).

Average humidity in May - Edison, GA
  • Average humidity in May: 70%

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and December (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

Average rainfall in May - Edison, GA
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.64"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.06").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.57").

Average rainfall days in May - Edison, GA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.5 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.16").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Edison, GA
  • Average daylight in May: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.6h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average UV index in May - Edison, GA
  • 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).