May weather forecast and climate
Gordon, GA

May, the last month of the spring, in Gordon, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 62.2°F (16.8°C) and 81.3°F (27.4°C).

Temperature

In Gordon, Georgia, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 74.3°F (23.5°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 81.3°F (27.4°C). In Gordon, the average low-temperature is 62.2°F (16.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a tropical 86.2°F (30.1°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
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', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, 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 75%.

Rainfall

In Gordon, during May, the rain falls for 16.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation. In Gordon, Georgia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 175.2 days and collects up to 36.38" (924mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Gordon snow does not fall in March through December.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Gordon, Georgia, is 10.1h.

UV index

In Gordon, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Gordon?

In Gordon, Georgia, in May, the average high-temperature is 81.3°F (27.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 62.2°F (16.8°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is estimated at 86.2°F (30.1°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Gordon?

In May, the average relative humidity is 75%.

How many days does it rain in May in Gordon?

In Gordon, in May, during 16.4 rainfall days, 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Gordon?

In Gordon, Georgia, snow does not fall in March through December.

How many hours of daylight does Gordon have in May?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Gordon have in May?

In May, the average sunshine is 10.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Gordon?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Gordon, Georgia, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Gordon, GA
  • Average high temperature in May: 81.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 62.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.1°F).

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

Average wind speed in May - Gordon, GA
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.9mph).

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

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

Average rainfall in May - Gordon, GA
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.27"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.09").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.17").

Average rainfall days in May - Gordon, GA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.9 days).

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

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

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Gordon, 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: 10.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

Average sunshine days in May - Gordon, GA
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.8 days).

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

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

Average cloud cover in May - Gordon, GA
  • Average cloud cover in May: 31

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 28).

Average visibility in May - Gordon, 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).