May weather forecast
Yokena, MS

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is another warm month in Yokena, Mississippi, with an average temperature varying between 63.5°F (17.5°C) and 83.1°F (28.4°C).

Temperature

In Yokena, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases from 75.2°F (24°C) in April to a still moderately hot 83.1°F (28.4°C). The average low-temperature, in Yokena, is 63.5°F (17.5°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is calculated to be a hot 89.6°F (32°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
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', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, pregnancy, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In Yokena, the average relative humidity in May is 76%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 15 days. Throughout May, 3.15" (80mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Yokena, during the entire year, the rain falls for 169.7 days and collects up to 38.82" (986mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Yokena, snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In Yokena, the average length of the day in May is 13h and 49min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:17 am and sunset at 7:44 pm. On the last day of May, sunrise is at 5:58 am and sunset at 8:04 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 10.1h.

UV index

In Yokena, Mississippi, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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 Yokena?

In May, in Yokena, the average high-temperature is 83.1°F (28.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 63.5°F (17.5°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, in May is calculated to be 89.6°F (32°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Yokena?

The average relative humidity in May is 76%.

How much does it rain in Yokena in May?

In May, in Yokena, Mississippi, the rain falls for 15 days. Throughout May, 3.15" (80mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Yokena?

April through October are months without snowfall in Yokena.

How many hours of daylight does Yokena have in May?

The average day length in May in Yokena is 13h and 49min.

When are sunrise and sunset in May in Yokena?

On the first day of May in Yokena, sunrise is at 6:17 am and sunset at 7:44 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:58 am and sunset at 8:04 pm CDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Yokena have in May?

The average sunshine duration in May in Yokena is 10.1h.

How high is the UV index in May in Yokena?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Yokena, Mississippi, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Yokena, MS

Average temperature in May - Yokena, MS
  • Average high temperature in May: 83.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 63.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (39.6°F).

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Average pressure in May
Yokena, MS

Average pressure in May - Yokena, MS
  • Average pressure in May: 29.98"Hg

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

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Average wind speed in May
Yokena, MS

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (8.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.1mph).

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Average humidity in May
Yokena, MS

Average humidity in May - Yokena, MS
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

The 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
Yokena, MS

Average rainfall in May - Yokena, MS
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.15"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (3.98").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.28").

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Average rainfall days in May
Yokena, MS

Average rainfall days in May - Yokena, MS
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is October (8.9 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Yokena, MS

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.43").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in May
Yokena, MS

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1 days).
The 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
Yokena, MS

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Yokena, MS
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 49min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 14min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 5min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h and 6min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5h and 0min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Yokena, MS

Average sunshine days in May - Yokena, MS
  • Average sunshine days in May: 13.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (9.9 days).

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Average UV index in May
Yokena, MS

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

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
Yokena, MS

Average cloud cover in May - Yokena, MS
  • Average cloud cover in May: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in May
Yokena, MS

Average visibility in May - Yokena, MS
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

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

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