May weather forecast and climate
Baxter, KY

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Baxter, Kentucky, with average temperature fluctuating between 74.8°F (23.8°C) and 53.1°F (11.7°C).

Temperature

In Baxter, the average high-temperature rises, from a comfortable 65.7°F (18.7°C) in April, to a moderately hot 74.8°F (23.8°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 53.1°F (11.7°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Baxter is 79%.

Rainfall

In Baxter, during 19.9 rainfall days, 3.54" (90mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Baxter, during the entire year, the rain falls for 190.4 days and collects up to 40.28" (1023mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Baxter snow does not fall through September.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Baxter is 14.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Baxter is 9.5h.

UV index

May, June and August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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 Baxter?

In Baxter, in May, the average high-temperature is 74.8°F (23.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 53.1°F (11.7°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Baxter?

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

How much does it rain in Baxter in May?

In May, the rain falls for 19.9 days. Throughout May, 3.54" (90mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in Baxter in May?

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

When it does not snow in Baxter?

In Baxter snow does not fall in May through September.

How many hours of daylight does Baxter have in May?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Baxter have in May?

In Baxter, Kentucky, the average sunshine in May is 9.5h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Baxter are May, June and August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in May in Baxter?

In Baxter, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Baxter, KY
  • Average high temperature in May: 74.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 53.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (62.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.8°F).

Average pressure in May - Baxter, KY
  • Average pressure in May: 30.02"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

Average wind speed in May - Baxter, KY
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.8mph).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (81%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April, June, August and November (77%).

Average rainfall in May - Baxter, KY
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.54"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (4.57").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.24").

Average rainfall days in May - Baxter, KY
  • Average rainfall days in May: 19.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (11.5 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.21").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Baxter, 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: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.5h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.4h).

Average sunshine days in May - Baxter, KY
  • Average sunshine days in May: 9.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (15.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (9.1 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June 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 - Baxter, KY
  • Average cloud cover in May: 40

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 57).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 33).

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

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