May weather forecast and climate
Emerson Park, GA

May, the last month of the spring, in Emerson Park, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 84.2°F (29°C) and an average low of 65.1°F (18.4°C).

Temperature

In Emerson Park, Georgia, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases, from a moderately hot 78.4°F (25.8°C) in April, to a still warm 84.2°F (29°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 65.1°F (18.4°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is estimated at a hot 91.6°F (33.1°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, wind, metabolic differences, and differences in body mass, height, and shape affect individual temperature impact. 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 is 72%.

Rainfall

In Emerson Park, Georgia, during May, the rain falls for 12.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.26" (32mm) of precipitation. In Emerson Park, during the entire year, the rain falls for 139 days and collects up to 15.12" (384mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Emerson Park is 13.8h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Emerson Park is 10.3h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
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.

What is the temperature in May in Emerson Park?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Emerson Park, is 84.2°F (29°C), while the average low-temperature is 65.1°F (18.4°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in May is estimated at 91.6°F (33.1°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Emerson Park?

In May, the average relative humidity is 72%.

How much does it rain in Emerson Park in May?

In May, in Emerson Park, the rain falls for 12.3 days. Throughout May, 1.26" (32mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in May in Emerson Park?

In May, the average length of the day in Emerson Park, Georgia, is 13.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Emerson Park have in May?

In Emerson Park, the average sunshine in May is 10.3h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Emerson Park?

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

How high is the UV index in May in Emerson Park?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Emerson Park is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Emerson Park, GA
  • Average high temperature in May: 84.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 65.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (74.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (42.4°F).

Average pressure in May - Emerson Park, GA
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"

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

Average wind speed in May - Emerson Park, GA
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.8mph).

Average humidity in May - Emerson Park, GA
  • Average humidity in May: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (71%).

Average rainfall in May - Emerson Park, GA
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.26"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.4").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.55").

Average rainfall days in May - Emerson Park, GA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 12.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.2 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Emerson Park, 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: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.6h).

Average sunshine days in May - Emerson Park, GA
  • Average sunshine days in May: 16.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (7.8 days).

Average UV index in May - Emerson Park, GA
  • 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 3).

Average cloud cover in May - Emerson Park, GA
  • Average cloud cover in May: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in May - Emerson Park, 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).