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

May weather forecast and climate
Thomasville, GA

May, the last month of the spring, in Thomasville, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 84.9°F (29.4°C) and min 64.8°F (18.2°C).

Temperature

In Thomasville, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases, from 78.4°F (25.8°C) in April, to a still warm 84.9°F (29.4°C). In Thomasville, in May, the average low-temperature is 64.8°F (18.2°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is estimated at a hot 93.2°F (34°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'feels like', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like activity, metabolic differences, clothing, and differences in body mass, height, and shape affect individual temperature impact. 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

January, May and November, with an average relative humidity of 72%, are the least humid months in Thomasville.

Rainfall

In Thomasville, in May, it is raining for 11.3 days, with typically 1.22" (31mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Thomasville, during the entire year, the rain falls for 150.1 days and collects up to 19.06" (484mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January, March through December are months without snowfall in Thomasville.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 13.7h.

Sunshine

In Thomasville, the average sunshine is 10.4h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes 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 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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 Thomasville?

In May, the average high-temperature is 84.9°F (29.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 64.8°F (18.2°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in May is evaluated at 93.2°F (34°C).

What is the least humid month in Thomasville?

January, May and November, with an average relative humidity of 72%, are the least humid months in Thomasville.

What is the average humidity in May in Thomasville?

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

How many days does it rain in May in Thomasville?

In Thomasville, Georgia, in May, it is raining for 11.3 days, with typically 1.22" (31mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Thomasville?

January, March through December are months without snowfall in Thomasville.

How many hours of daylight does Thomasville have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Thomasville, Georgia, is 13.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Thomasville have in May?

In Thomasville, the average sunshine in May is 10.4h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Thomasville are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

How high is the UV index in May in Thomasville?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Thomasville, Georgia, is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Thomasville, GA
  • Average high temperature in May: 84.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 64.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (73°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (42.3°F).

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are August, September and December (78%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January, May and November (72%).

Average rainfall in May - Thomasville, GA
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.22"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.11").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (0.75").

Average rainfall days in May - Thomasville, GA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 11.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.5 days).

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

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Thomasville, 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: 10.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

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

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