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

May weather forecast and climate
Ellenwood, GA

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Ellenwood, Georgia, with average temperature varying between 81°F (27.2°C) and 61°F (16.1°C).

Temperature

In Ellenwood, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases, from an agreeable 72.9°F (22.7°C) in April, to a moderately hot 81°F (27.2°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 61°F (16.1°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is estimated at 85.1°F (29.5°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, pregnancy, wind), and activity. 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

The average relative humidity in May is 73%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 13.8 days. Throughout May, 1.65" (42mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Ellenwood, there are 150.4 rainfall days, and 21.97" (558mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Ellenwood is 9.9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Ellenwood is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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 Ellenwood?

In Ellenwood, Georgia, in May, the average high-temperature is 81°F (27.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 61°F (16.1°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is estimated at 85.1°F (29.5°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Ellenwood?

The average relative humidity in May is 73%.

How much does it rain in Ellenwood in May?

In Ellenwood, in May, it is raining for 13.8 days, with typically 1.65" (42mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Ellenwood?

April through November are months without snowfall in Ellenwood, Georgia.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Ellenwood have in May?

In May, the average sunshine is 9.9h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Ellenwood?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Ellenwood, GA
  • Average high temperature in May: 81°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (51.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 61°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 (35.4°F).

Average humidity in May - Ellenwood, GA
  • Average humidity in May: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July, October and November (71%).

Average rainfall in May - Ellenwood, GA
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.65"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.27").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.02").

Average rainfall days in May - Ellenwood, GA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.4 days).

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

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

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

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (0.7 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
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: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in May - Ellenwood, 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).