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

May weather forecast and climate
Ledgewood, GA

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Ledgewood, Georgia, with average temperature fluctuating between 80.8°F (27.1°C) and 60.6°F (15.9°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from an agreeable 73°F (22.8°C) in April, to a warm 80.8°F (27.1°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 60.6°F (15.9°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to 84.9°F (29.4°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind), and activity. 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.

Humidity

In Ledgewood, the average relative humidity is 74%.

Rainfall

In Ledgewood, Georgia, it is raining for 16.1 days, with typically 2.91" (74mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Ledgewood, during the entire year, the rain falls for 179.7 days and collects up to 39.76" (1010mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Ledgewood snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Ledgewood, the average sunshine in May is 9.9h.

UV index

May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability 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 adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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 Ledgewood?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 80.8°F (27.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 60.6°F (15.9°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is appraised at 84.9°F (29.4°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Ledgewood?

The average relative humidity in May in Ledgewood, Georgia, is 74%.

How many days does it rain in May in Ledgewood?

In Ledgewood, in May, it is raining for 16.1 days, with typically 2.91" (74mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Ledgewood?

April through October are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Ledgewood have in May?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Ledgewood have in May?

In Ledgewood, the average sunshine in May is 9.9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Ledgewood?

May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Ledgewood, Georgia.

What is the UV index reading in May in Ledgewood?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Ledgewood is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Ledgewood, GA
  • Average high temperature in May: 80.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (51.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 60.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.4°F).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (72%).

Average rainfall in May - Ledgewood, GA
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.04").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.13").

Average rainfall days in May - Ledgewood, GA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is October (9.5 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.47").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Ledgewood, 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: 9.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).