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

May weather forecast and climate
Linchburg, GA

The last month of the spring, May, is also a moderately hot month in Linchburg, Georgia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 61.3°F (16.3°C) and an average high of 81.5°F (27.5°C).

Temperature

In Linchburg, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases, from a warm 73.8°F (23.2°C) in April, to a still moderately hot 81.5°F (27.5°C). In May, in Linchburg, Georgia, the average low-temperature is 61.3°F (16.3°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is evaluated at a hot 86.5°F (30.3°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and clothing 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. 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 Linchburg, Georgia, the average relative humidity in May is 75%.

Rainfall

In Linchburg, during May, the rain falls for 15.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 165.9 rainfall days, and 33.9" (861mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Linchburg snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Linchburg, the average sunshine is 9.9h.

UV index

In Linchburg, Georgia, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 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. 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 Linchburg?

In May, the average high-temperature is 81.5°F (27.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 61.3°F (16.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in May is evaluated at 86.5°F (30.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Linchburg?

In Linchburg, Georgia, the average relative humidity in May is 75%.

How much does it rain in Linchburg in May?

In Linchburg, Georgia, in May, during 15.4 rainfall days, 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Linchburg?

In Linchburg snow does not fall in April through November.

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

The average length of the day in May in Linchburg is 13.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Linchburg have in May?

The average sunshine in May is 9.9h.

How high is the UV index in May in Linchburg?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Linchburg, GA
  • Average high temperature in May: 81.5°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 (53.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 61.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (37°F).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (72%).

Average rainfall in May - Linchburg, GA
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.76"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.94").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.93").

Average rainfall days in May - Linchburg, GA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.3 days).

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

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

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.8 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 - Linchburg, 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: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

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

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