May weather forecast and climate
Bedford, KY

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Bedford, Kentucky, with average temperature fluctuating between 55.9°F (13.3°C) and 74.3°F (23.5°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases, from an enjoyable 64.9°F (18.3°C) in April, to a moderately hot 74.3°F (23.5°C). In May, in Bedford, the average low-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 79%.

Rainfall

In Bedford, during 19 rainfall days, 3.5" (89mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 174.2 rainfall days, and 36.1" (917mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Bedford, the average sunshine is 8.9h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Bedford, Kentucky, is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Bedford?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 74.3°F (23.5°C), while the average low-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Bedford?

In May, the average relative humidity is 79%.

How many days does it rain in May in Bedford?

In Bedford, during May, the rain falls for 19 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.5" (89mm) of precipitation.

Does it snow in Bedford in May?

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

When it does not snow in Bedford?

May through October are months without snowfall in Bedford.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Bedford have in May?

In May, the average sunshine is 8.9h.

How high is the UV index in May in Bedford?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Bedford, Kentucky, is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Bedford, KY

Average temperature in May - Bedford, KY
  • Average high temperature in May: 74.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 55.9°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 (24.3°F).

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Average pressure in May
Bedford, KY

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94").

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Average wind speed in May
Bedford, KY

Average wind speed in May - Bedford, KY
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (8.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.9mph).

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Average humidity in May
Bedford, KY

Average humidity in May - Bedford, 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, September and October (75%).

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Average rainfall in May
Bedford, KY

Average rainfall in May - Bedford, KY
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (4.06").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.13").

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Average rainfall days in May
Bedford, KY

Average rainfall days in May - Bedford, KY
  • Average rainfall days in May: 19 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (19 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (10.4 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Bedford, KY

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.52").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Bedford, KY

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Bedford, KY

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.1h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Bedford, KY

Average sunshine days in May - Bedford, KY
  • Average sunshine days in May: 9.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (17.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (9.8 days).

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Average UV index in May
Bedford, KY

Average UV index in May - Bedford, 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).

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Average cloud cover in May
Bedford, KY

Average cloud cover in May - Bedford, KY
  • Average cloud cover in May: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 58).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in May
Bedford, KY

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

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

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