May weather forecast
Cross Plains, TX

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Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Cross Plains, is also a moderately hot month, with an average temperature varying between 83.8°F (28.8°C) and 63.5°F (17.5°C).

Temperature

As Cross Plains welcomes May, the average high-temperature displays a subtle shift, adjusting from a warm 77.2°F (25.1°C) in April to a still moderately hot 83.8°F (28.8°C). Nighttime temperature experiences an average drop to an enjoyable 63.5°F (17.5°C) in May.

Heat index

The heat index value for May is estimated at a tropical 87.8°F (31°C). Persisting in activity during long-term exposure might induce weariness, with subsequent heat cramps.
When considering the heat index, it's pivotal to note it is for shade and mild wind conditions. Exposure to the direct sun might augment heat index values by 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel' or 'apparent temperature', quantifies the warmth felt when relative humidity is considered. An individual's perception of weather can be swayed by a variety of elements including metabolic differences, pregnancy status, and their level of physical exertion. You should know that direct sun exposure can heighten weather effects, potentially elevating the heat index by 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are largely significant for babies and toddlers. Young children are more at risk than adults since they tend to sweat less. Moreover, their large skin surface in proportion to their small bodies and the high heat production due to their activities contribute to their vulnerability.

Humidity

The most humid month is May, with an average relative humidity of 64%.

Rainfall

In Cross Plains, in May, it is raining for 11.8 days, with typically 2.05" (52mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Cross Plains, during the entire year, the rain falls for 103.5 days and collects up to 17.6" (447mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Cross Plains, snow does not fall in May through October.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 13h and 49min.
On the first day of May, sunrise is at 6:49 am and sunset at 8:17 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:31 am and sunset at 8:37 pm CDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 9.6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: A maximum daily UV index of 6 during May morphs into the following directions:
Shun overexposure. Protection from sun ravages is indispensable. Be aware that the sun's UV radiation is strongest between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. and try to reduce direct sun exposure during this period as much as possible. Shield yourself from the harmful effects of UV radiation with sun-protective attire, a hat, and quality sunglasses.

Frequently asked questions

How hot is it in May?

In May, in Cross Plains, the average high-temperature is 83.8°F (28.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 63.5°F (17.5°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 87.8°F (31°C).

What is the most humid month?

The most humid month is May, with an average relative humidity of 64%.

What is the average humidity in May?

The average relative humidity in May is 64%.

How many days does it rain in May?

In Cross Plains, Texas, in May, during 11.8 rainfall days, 2.05" (52mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow?

In Cross Plains, snow does not fall in May through October.

Does it snow in May?

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

What is the average length of the day in May?

In Cross Plains, the average day length in May is 13h and 49min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:49 am and sunset at 8:17 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:31 am and sunset at 8:37 pm CDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Cross Plains have in May?

In Cross Plains, the average sunshine duration in May is 9.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in May?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Cross Plains, TX

Average temperature in May - Cross Plains, TX
  • Average high temperature in May: 83.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (95.7°F).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (56.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 63.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (74.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.7°F).

Average pressure in May
Cross Plains, TX

Average pressure in May - Cross Plains, TX
  • Average pressure in May: 29.89"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.88"Hg).

Average wind speed in May
Cross Plains, TX

Average wind speed in May - Cross Plains, TX
  • Average wind speed in May: 11.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (8.6mph).

Average humidity in May
Cross Plains, TX

Average humidity in May - Cross Plains, TX
  • Average humidity in May: 64%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (64%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (50%).

Average rainfall in May
Cross Plains, TX

Average rainfall in May - Cross Plains, TX
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.05"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (2.32").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.83").

Average rainfall days in May
Cross Plains, TX

Average rainfall days in May - Cross Plains, TX
  • Average rainfall days in May: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (12.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4.8 days).

Average snowfall in May
Cross Plains, TX

Average snowfall in May - Cross Plains, TX
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (1.18").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in May
Cross Plains, TX

Average snowfall days in May - Cross Plains, TX
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Cross Plains, TX

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Cross Plains, TX
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 5min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 12min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 6min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h and 4min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h and 18min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h and 0min).

Average sunshine days in May
Cross Plains, TX

Average sunshine days in May - Cross Plains, TX
  • Average sunshine days in May: 16.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (24.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (15.9 days).

Average UV index in May
Cross Plains, TX

Average UV index in May - Cross Plains, TX
  • Average UV index in May: 6

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

Average cloud cover in May
Cross Plains, TX

Average cloud cover in May - Cross Plains, TX
  • Average cloud cover in May: 31

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 32).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 18).

Average visibility in May
Cross Plains, TX

Average visibility in May - Cross Plains, TX
  • 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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