May weather forecast and climate
Athol, KY

May, the last month of the spring, in Athol, is a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 75.9°F (24.4°C) and 55°F (12.8°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases, from an enjoyable 66.6°F (19.2°C) in April, to a warm 75.9°F (24.4°C). The average low-temperature, in Athol, Kentucky, is 55°F (12.8°C).

Humidity

In Athol, the average relative humidity in May is 77%.

Rainfall

The wettest months in Athol are February and May, with an average 3.46" (88mm) of rainfall.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Athol, Kentucky, the average length of the day is 14.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 9.3h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Athol, Kentucky, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays 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 Athol?

In Athol, Kentucky, in May, the average high-temperature is 75.9°F (24.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 55°F (12.8°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Athol?

The average relative humidity in May in Athol is 77%.

How much does it rain in Athol in May?

In May, in Athol, the rain falls for 17.5 days. Throughout May, 3.46" (88mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Athol?

Months with the most rainfall in Athol are February and May, with an average 3.46" (88mm) of precipitation.

Does it snow in Athol in May?

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

When it does not snow in Athol?

In Athol snow does not fall in May through September.

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

In May, the average length of the day is 14.2h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Athol?

The average sunshine in May is 9.3h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Athol, Kentucky, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in May in Athol?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Athol, Kentucky, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Athol, KY
  • Average high temperature in May: 75.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 55°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (64.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27°F).

Average pressure in May - Athol, KY
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

Average wind speed in May - Athol, KY
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.9mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.3mph).

Average humidity in May - Athol, KY
  • Average humidity in May: 77%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (80%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June, August, October and November (75%).

Average rainfall in May - Athol, KY
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.46"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are February and May (3.46").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.05").

Average rainfall days in May - Athol, KY
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.7 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.99").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (9.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Athol, KY
  • Average daylight in May: 14.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average sunshine days in May - Athol, KY
  • Average sunshine days in May: 11.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (10.3 days).

Average UV index in May - Athol, KY
  • Average UV index in May: 6

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

Average cloud cover in May - Athol, KY
  • Average cloud cover in May: 41

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 58).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 32).

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

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