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

May weather forecast and climate
Gertrude, GA

The last month of the spring, May, is also a moderately hot month in Gertrude, Georgia, with average temperature fluctuating between 63.5°F (17.5°C) and 81.1°F (27.3°C).

Temperature

In Gertrude, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a warm 74.5°F (23.6°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 81.1°F (27.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Gertrude, Georgia, is 63.5°F (17.5°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at 85.6°F (29.8°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, pregnancy, metabolic differences), 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity is 74%.

Rainfall

In Gertrude, during May, the rain falls for 15.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.07" (78mm) of precipitation. In Gertrude, during the entire year, the rain falls for 174.8 days and collects up to 34.17" (868mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January, March through November are months without snowfall in Gertrude.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 13.9h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 10.3h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Gertrude is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in May in Gertrude?

In Gertrude, Georgia, in May, the average high-temperature is 81.1°F (27.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 63.5°F (17.5°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is calculated to 85.6°F (29.8°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Gertrude?

In May, the average relative humidity is 74%.

How many days does it rain in May in Gertrude?

In Gertrude, Georgia, in May, during 15.6 rainfall days, 3.07" (78mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Gertrude?

In Gertrude, Georgia, snow does not fall in January, March through November.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Gertrude?

In Gertrude, Georgia, the average sunshine in May is 10.3h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Gertrude?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Gertrude, Georgia, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Gertrude, GA
  • Average high temperature in May: 81.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (55.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 63.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (73.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (39.4°F).

Average humidity in May - Gertrude, GA
  • Average humidity in May: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (76%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and November (71%).

Average rainfall in May - Gertrude, GA
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.07"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.94").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.97").

Average rainfall days in May - Gertrude, GA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.5 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.08").
Months with the least snowfall are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (0.3 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 - Gertrude, 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: 10.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).