May weather forecast and climate
Bowling Green, KY

The intricate design and deep road vein network in the small town of Bowling Green, Kentucky
The intricate design and deep road vein network in the small town of Bowling Green, Kentucky
The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Bowling Green, Kentucky, with average temperature varying between 76.6°F (24.8°C) and 58.1°F (14.5°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature increases, from an enjoyable 67.6°F (19.8°C) in April, to a warm 76.6°F (24.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Bowling Green, is 58.1°F (14.5°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are February, March, May and December, with an average relative humidity of 79%.

Rainfall

In Bowling Green, during May, the rain falls for 15.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.28" (58mm) of precipitation. In Bowling Green, during the entire year, the rain falls for 147.6 days and collects up to 22.6" (574mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Bowling Green snow does not fall in May through October.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 9.2h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Bowling Green, Kentucky. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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 Bowling Green?

In May, in Bowling Green, Kentucky, the average high-temperature is 76.6°F (24.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 58.1°F (14.5°C).

What is the most humid month in Bowling Green?

Months with the highest humidity in Bowling Green are February, March, May and December, with an average relative humidity of 79%.

What is the average humidity in May in Bowling Green?

In Bowling Green, Kentucky, the average relative humidity in May is 79%.

How much does it rain in Bowling Green in May?

In Bowling Green, Kentucky, during May, the rain falls for 15.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.28" (58mm) of precipitation.

Does it snow in Bowling Green in May?

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

When it does not snow in Bowling Green?

In Bowling Green, Kentucky, snow does not fall in May through October.

How many hours of daylight does Bowling Green have in May?

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Bowling Green?

In May, the average sunshine is 9.2h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Bowling Green?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Bowling Green.

What is the UV index reading in May in Bowling Green?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Bowling Green is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Bowling Green, KY
  • Average high temperature in May: 76.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 58.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28.6°F).

Average pressure in May - Bowling Green, KY
  • Average pressure in May: 29.99"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96").

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (8.5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5mph).

Average humidity in May - Bowling Green, KY
  • Average humidity in May: 79%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, March, May and December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (74%).

Average rainfall in May - Bowling Green, KY
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.28"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.76").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.18").

Average rainfall days in May - Bowling Green, KY
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.8 days).

Average snowfall in May - Bowling Green, KY
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.02").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in May - Bowling Green, KY
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Bowling Green, 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: 9.2h

Months with the most sunshine are June and August (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.3h).

Average sunshine days in May - Bowling Green, KY
  • Average sunshine days in May: 13 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.9 days).

Average UV index in May - Bowling Green, 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 - Bowling Green, KY
  • Average cloud cover in May: 39

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 54).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in May - Bowling Green, KY
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

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