May weather forecast and climate
Star, MS

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is another warm month in Star, Mississippi, with average temperature ranging between max 83.8°F (28.8°C) and min 63.3°F (17.4°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from 76.6°F (24.8°C) in April, to a still warm 83.8°F (28.8°C). In Star, the average low-temperature is 63.3°F (17.4°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to be a hot 91.4°F (33°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like activity, clothing, wind, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

In Star, the average relative humidity is 74%.

Rainfall

In Star, during May, the rain falls for 14.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.83" (72mm) of precipitation. In Star, during the entire year, the rain falls for 169.5 days and collects up to 38.82" (986mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Star snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

In Star, the average length of the day is 13.8h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Star is 10h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Star is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Star?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Star, is 83.8°F (28.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 63.3°F (17.4°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in May is calculated to be 91.4°F (33°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Star?

In Star, the average relative humidity in May is 74%.

How much does it rain in Star in May?

In May, in Star, the rain falls for 14.2 days. Throughout May, 2.83" (72mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Star?

In Star, Mississippi, snow does not fall in April through November.

How many hours of daylight does Star have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Star is 13.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Star have in May?

In Star, the average sunshine in May is 10h.

How high is the UV index in May in Star?

In Star, Mississippi, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Star, MS

Average temperature in May - Star, MS
  • Average high temperature in May: 83.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 63.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.7°F).

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Average pressure in May
Star, MS

Average pressure in May - Star, MS
  • Average pressure in May: 29.99"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96").

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Average wind speed in May
Star, MS

Average wind speed in May - Star, MS
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5mph).

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Average humidity in May
Star, MS

Average humidity in May - Star, MS
  • Average humidity in May: 74%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

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Average rainfall in May
Star, MS

Average rainfall in May - Star, MS
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.83"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (3.94").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.36").

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Average rainfall days in May
Star, MS

Average rainfall days in May - Star, MS
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.2 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Star, MS

Average snowfall in May - Star, MS
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.55").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Star, MS

Average snowfall days in May - Star, MS
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Star, MS

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Star, MS
  • Average daylight in May: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Star, MS

Average sunshine days in May - Star, MS
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
Star, MS

Average UV index in May - Star, MS
  • Average UV index in May: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
Star, MS

Average cloud cover in May - Star, MS
  • Average cloud cover in May: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in May
Star, MS

Average visibility in May - Star, MS
  • 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).

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