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

May weather forecast and climate
Hephzibah, GA

The last month of the spring, May, is also a moderately hot month in Hephzibah, Georgia, with average temperature ranging between max 82°F (27.8°C) and min 63.3°F (17.4°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 74.7°F (23.7°C) in April, to a still warm 82°F (27.8°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 63.3°F (17.4°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is calculated to a tropical 86.9°F (30.5°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 a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, metabolic differences, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 Hephzibah, the average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

In Hephzibah, it is raining for 14.3 days, with typically 2.05" (52mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Hephzibah, during the entire year, the rain falls for 144.1 days and collects up to 25.12" (638mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Hephzibah snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Hephzibah, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average 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. 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 Hephzibah?

In May, in Hephzibah, the average high-temperature is 82°F (27.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 63.3°F (17.4°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, in May is calculated to 86.9°F (30.5°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Hephzibah?

In Hephzibah, Georgia, the average relative humidity in May is 72%.

How many days does it rain in May in Hephzibah?

In Hephzibah, Georgia, in May, it is raining for 14.3 days, with typically 2.05" (52mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Hephzibah?

In Hephzibah snow does not fall in April through November.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Hephzibah have in May?

In Hephzibah, the average sunshine in May is 10.2h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Hephzibah?

In Hephzibah, Georgia, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Hephzibah, GA
  • Average high temperature in May: 82°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 63.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (73.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.5°F).

Average humidity in May - Hephzibah, GA
  • Average humidity in May: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (69%).

Average rainfall in May - Hephzibah, GA
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.05"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are April and December (2.91").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.26").

Average rainfall days in May - Hephzibah, GA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16 days).
The month with the least rainy days is October (7.7 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.31").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days in May - Hephzibah, 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 April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Hephzibah, 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: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average UV index in May - Hephzibah, 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).