May weather forecast and climate
Alexandria, KY

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Alexandria, Kentucky, with average temperature varying between 73.9°F (23.3°C) and 55.8°F (13.2°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature rises, from a comfortable 63.9°F (17.7°C) in April, to a moderately hot 73.9°F (23.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Alexandria, is 55.8°F (13.2°C).

Humidity

In Alexandria, the average relative humidity in May is 79%.

Rainfall

May is the month with the most rainfall in Alexandria, Kentucky. Rain falls for 17.2 days and accumulates 3.11" (79mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Alexandria snow does not fall through September.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Alexandria, Kentucky, is 14.3h.

Sunshine

In Alexandria, the average sunshine is 8.8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Alexandria is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Alexandria?

In Alexandria, in May, the average high-temperature is 73.9°F (23.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 55.8°F (13.2°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Alexandria?

In May, the average relative humidity is 79%.

How much does it rain in Alexandria in May?

In Alexandria, during May, the rain falls for 17.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.11" (79mm) of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Alexandria?

May is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 17.2 days and accumulates 3.11" (79mm) of precipitation.

Does it snow in Alexandria in May?

In May, in Alexandria, it doesn't snow. April is the latest month when it typically snows.

When it does not snow in Alexandria?

In Alexandria, Kentucky, snow does not fall in May through September.

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

In Alexandria, Kentucky, the average length of the day in May is 14.3h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Alexandria?

In Alexandria, Kentucky, the average sunshine in May is 8.8h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Alexandria?

In Alexandria, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Alexandria, KY
  • Average high temperature in May: 73.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (36.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 55.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.1°F).

Average pressure in May - Alexandria, KY
  • Average pressure in May: 29.98"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.14").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94").

Average wind speed in May - Alexandria, KY
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (8.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5mph).

Average humidity in May - Alexandria, KY
  • Average humidity in May: 79%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (81%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are August and September (74%).

Average rainfall in May - Alexandria, KY
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.11"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.11").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.5").

Average rainfall days in May - Alexandria, KY
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.8 days).

Average snowfall in May - Alexandria, KY
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.24").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in May - Alexandria, KY
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Alexandria, KY
  • Average daylight in May: 14.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.9h).

Average sunshine days in May - Alexandria, KY
  • Average sunshine days in May: 11.3 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (18.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.3 days).

Average UV index in May - Alexandria, KY
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in May - Alexandria, KY
  • Average cloud cover in May: 43

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 60).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 28).

Average visibility in May - Alexandria, KY
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is May (5mi).