May weather forecast and climate
Lanier, GA

May, the last month of the spring, in Lanier, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 64.9°F (18.3°C) and an average high of 83.7°F (28.7°C).

Temperature

In Lanier, the average high-temperature in May marginally rises, from a warm 77°F (25°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 83.7°F (28.7°C). The average low-temperature, in Lanier, is 64.9°F (18.3°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is appraised at a tropical 91°F (32.8°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 (pregnancy, wind, metabolic differences). 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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

In May, the average relative humidity is 74%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 13.2 days. Throughout May, 1.93" (49mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Lanier, during the entire year, the rain falls for 152.8 days and collects up to 25.35" (644mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Lanier snow does not fall in February through November.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 13.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Lanier is 10.1h.

UV index

In Lanier, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 Lanier?

In May, in Lanier, the average high-temperature is 83.7°F (28.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 64.9°F (18.3°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is evaluated at 91°F (32.8°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Lanier?

In Lanier, the average relative humidity in May is 74%.

How much does it rain in Lanier in May?

In Lanier, Georgia, in May, it is raining for 13.2 days, with typically 1.93" (49mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Lanier?

In Lanier snow does not fall in February through November.

How many hours of daylight does Lanier have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Lanier is 13.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Lanier have in May?

In Lanier, Georgia, the average sunshine in May is 10.1h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Lanier?

In Lanier, Georgia, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Lanier, GA
  • Average high temperature in May: 83.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (57.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 64.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (74.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (41.4°F).

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.14").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.98").

Average wind speed in May - Lanier, GA
  • Average wind speed in May: 6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.8mph).

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (71%).

Average rainfall in May - Lanier, GA
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.93"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.11").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.38").

Average rainfall days in May - Lanier, GA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.2 days).

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

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

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

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (0.2 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 - Lanier, GA
  • Average daylight in May: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • 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: 5.4h).

Average sunshine days in May - Lanier, GA
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (21 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.2 days).

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

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

Average cloud cover in May - Lanier, GA
  • Average cloud cover in May: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 43).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and October (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in May - Lanier, 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).