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

May weather forecast and climate
Homeland, GA

The last month of the spring, May, is a hot month in Homeland, Georgia, with average temperature ranging between min 65.5°F (18.6°C) and max 86.2°F (30.1°C).

Temperature

In Homeland, Georgia, the average high-temperature in May marginally rises, from a moderately hot 80.2°F (26.8°C) in April, to a hot 86.2°F (30.1°C). The average low-temperature, in Homeland, is 65.5°F (18.6°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a torrid 96.4°F (35.8°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape). 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 99.5°F (37.5°C) to 100.9°F (38.3°C), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 11.8 days. Throughout May, 1.65" (42mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Homeland, there are 155.2 rainfall days, and 22.76" (578mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

March through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Homeland is 13.7h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

May through July, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Homeland, Georgia. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in May in Homeland?

In Homeland, Georgia, in May, the average high-temperature is 86.2°F (30.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 65.5°F (18.6°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in May is appraised at 96.4°F (35.8°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Homeland?

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

How much does it rain in Homeland in May?

In May, in Homeland, the rain falls for 11.8 days. Throughout May, 1.65" (42mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Homeland?

March through November are months without snowfall in Homeland.

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

In Homeland, the average length of the day in May is 13.7h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Homeland?

The average sunshine in May in Homeland, Georgia, is 10.2h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Homeland?

May through July, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Homeland.

What is the UV index reading in May in Homeland?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Homeland, GA
  • Average high temperature in May: 86.2°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 (61.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 65.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (74.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (43.3°F).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are March and April (71%).

Average rainfall in May - Homeland, GA
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.65"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.58").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and November (0.98").

Average rainfall days in May - Homeland, GA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (21.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.6 days).

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

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January, February and December (0.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Homeland, GA
  • Average daylight in May: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.6h).

Average UV index in May - Homeland, GA
  • Average UV index in May: 7

Months with the highest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 3).