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

May weather forecast and climate
Goolsby, GA

May, the last month of the spring, in Goolsby, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 81.1°F (27.3°C) and 61.2°F (16.2°C).

Temperature

In Goolsby, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases, from 73.8°F (23.2°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 81.1°F (27.3°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 61.2°F (16.2°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is evaluated at 85.8°F (29.9°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 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, 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. 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 75%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 10.8 days. Throughout May, 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Goolsby, during the entire year, the rain falls for 120.7 days and collects up to 12.76" (324mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Goolsby is 10h.

UV index

In Goolsby, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 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. 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 Goolsby?

In May, in Goolsby, Georgia, the average high-temperature is 81.1°F (27.3°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 relative humidity and air temperature, is evaluated at 85.8°F (29.9°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Goolsby?

In Goolsby, Georgia, the average relative humidity in May is 75%.

How much does it rain in Goolsby in May?

In Goolsby, during May, the rain falls for 10.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Goolsby?

April through November are months without snowfall in Goolsby.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Goolsby?

The average sunshine in May in Goolsby is 10h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Goolsby?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Goolsby, Georgia, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Goolsby, GA
  • Average high temperature in May: 81.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 61.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.3°F).

Average humidity in May - Goolsby, GA
  • Average humidity in May: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (72%).

Average rainfall in May - Goolsby, GA
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.98"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.61").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.55").

Average rainfall days in May - Goolsby, GA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (5.7 days).

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

Months with the highest snowfall are January, February, March and December (0.04").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are February and December (0.4 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 - Goolsby, 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: 10h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

Average UV index in May - Goolsby, 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).