May weather forecast and climate
Gay, GA

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Gay, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 81.5°F (27.5°C) and 61.2°F (16.2°C).

Temperature

In Gay, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from 74.1°F (23.4°C) in April, to a still warm 81.5°F (27.5°C). In Gay, Georgia, the average low-temperature is 61.2°F (16.2°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is estimated at a tropical 86.2°F (30.1°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity 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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, pregnancy), 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

In Gay, Georgia, the average relative humidity is 73%.

Rainfall

In Gay, during 12.8 rainfall days, 1.34" (34mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Gay, there are 143.3 rainfall days, and 18.15" (461mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Gay snow does not fall in April through December.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 9.8h.

UV index

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

What is the temperature in May in Gay?

In Gay, Georgia, in May, the average high-temperature is 81.5°F (27.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 61.2°F (16.2°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is appraised at 86.2°F (30.1°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Gay?

In Gay, the average relative humidity in May is 73%.

How much does it rain in Gay in May?

In Gay, Georgia, in May, it is raining for 12.8 days, with typically 1.34" (34mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Gay?

In Gay, Georgia, snow does not fall in April through December.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Gay?

In Gay, the average sunshine in May is 9.8h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Gay?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Gay, Georgia, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Gay, GA

Average temperature in May - Gay, GA
  • Average high temperature in May: 81.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 61.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.9°F).

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Average pressure in May
Gay, GA

Average pressure in May - Gay, GA
  • Average pressure in May: 30.02"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

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Average wind speed in May
Gay, GA

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (7.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.4mph).

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Average humidity in May
Gay, GA

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

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Average rainfall in May
Gay, GA

Average rainfall in May - Gay, GA
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.34"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.87").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are October and November (0.98").

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Average rainfall days in May
Gay, GA

Average rainfall days in May - Gay, GA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 12.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.8 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Gay, GA

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

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

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Average snowfall days in May
Gay, GA

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

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

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Gay, GA

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Gay, 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: 9.8h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Gay, GA

Average sunshine days in May - Gay, GA
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (22.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.9 days).

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Average UV index in May
Gay, GA

Average UV index in May - Gay, 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 and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
Gay, GA

Average cloud cover in May - Gay, GA
  • Average cloud cover in May: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 33).

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Average visibility in May
Gay, GA

Average visibility in May - Gay, GA
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are July and August (5mi).

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