May weather forecast and climate
Big Creek, KY

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Big Creek, Kentucky, with average temperature varying between 54.3°F (12.4°C) and 75.7°F (24.3°C).

Temperature

In Big Creek, Kentucky, the average high-temperature in May increases, from an enjoyable 66.7°F (19.3°C) in April, to a warm 75.7°F (24.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Big Creek, is 54.3°F (12.4°C).

Humidity

In Big Creek, Kentucky, the average relative humidity in May is 78%.

Rainfall

In Big Creek, Kentucky, during May, the rain falls for 18.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.19" (81mm) of precipitation. In Big Creek, during the entire year, the rain falls for 172.6 days and collects up to 31.42" (798mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall in Big Creek.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Big Creek, the average sunshine in May is 9.4h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Big Creek. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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 Big Creek?

In May, in Big Creek, the average high-temperature is 75.7°F (24.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 54.3°F (12.4°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Big Creek?

In May, the average relative humidity is 78%.

How much does it rain in Big Creek in May?

In Big Creek, Kentucky, during May, the rain falls for 18.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.19" (81mm) of precipitation.

Does it snow in Big Creek in May?

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

When it does not snow in Big Creek?

In Big Creek snow does not fall in May through September.

How many hours of daylight does Big Creek have in May?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Big Creek have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Big Creek is 9.4h.

When is the highest UV index in Big Creek?

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

What is the UV index reading in May in Big Creek?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Big Creek, KY
  • Average high temperature in May: 75.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 54.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.1°F).

Average pressure in May - Big Creek, 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 (29.98").

Average wind speed in May - Big Creek, KY
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (6.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.2mph).

Average humidity in May - Big Creek, KY
  • Average humidity in May: 78%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (80%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April, June, August, September, October and November (76%).

Average rainfall in May - Big Creek, KY
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.19"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (3.31").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.81").

Average rainfall days in May - Big Creek, KY
  • Average rainfall days in May: 18.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (11 days).

Average snowfall in May - Big Creek, KY
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.48").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in May - Big Creek, 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 - Big Creek, 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: 9.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.2h).

Average sunshine days in May - Big Creek, KY
  • Average sunshine days in May: 9.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (16.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (9.3 days).

Average UV index in May - Big Creek, 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 - Big Creek, 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 31).

Average visibility in May - Big Creek, 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).