May weather forecast
Thomasville, GA

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Thomasville, is another warm month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 84.9°F (29.4°C) and 64.8°F (18.2°C).

Temperature

In Thomasville, Georgia, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases from a moderately hot 78.4°F (25.8°C) in April to a still warm 84.9°F (29.4°C). In May, the average low-temperature is 64.8°F (18.2°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is appraised at a hot 93.2°F (34°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, clothing), and activity. 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

The months with the lowest humidity in Thomasville are January, May and November, with an average relative humidity of 72%.

Rainfall

In Thomasville, during May, the rain falls for 11.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation. In Thomasville, Georgia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 150.1 days and collects up to 19.06" (484mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Thomasville, Georgia, snow does not fall in January, March through December.

Daylight

In Thomasville, the average length of the day in May is 13h and 44min.
On the first day of May, sunrise is at 6:51 am and sunset at 8:14 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:33 am and sunset at 8:33 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 10.4h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Thomasville?

In May, the average high-temperature is 84.9°F (29.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 64.8°F (18.2°C). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, is appraised at 93.2°F (34°C).

What is the least humid month in Thomasville?

January, May and November, with an average relative humidity of 72%, are the least humid months.

What is the average humidity in May in Thomasville?

The average relative humidity in May in Thomasville is 72%.

How many days does it rain in May in Thomasville?

In Thomasville, in May, it is raining for 11.3 days, with typically 1.22" (31mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Thomasville?

January, March through December are months without snowfall in Thomasville, Georgia.

What is the average length of the day in May in Thomasville?

The average day length in May is 13h and 44min.

When are sunrise and sunset in May in Thomasville?

On the first day of May in Thomasville, sunrise is at 6:51 am and sunset at 8:14 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:33 am and sunset at 8:33 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Thomasville have in May?

The average sunshine duration in May is 10.4h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Thomasville?

The months with the highest UV index in Thomasville are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in May in Thomasville?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average snowfall days
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Average visibility

Average temperature in May
Thomasville, GA

Average temperature in May - Thomasville, GA
  • Average high temperature in May: 84.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 64.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (73°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (42.3°F).

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Average pressure in May
Thomasville, GA

Average pressure in May - Thomasville, GA
  • Average pressure in May: 30.01"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June, August and September (29.98"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
Thomasville, GA

Average wind speed in May - Thomasville, GA
  • Average wind speed in May: 6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (7.5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5mph).

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Average humidity in May
Thomasville, GA

Average humidity in May - Thomasville, GA
  • Average humidity in May: 72%

The months with the highest relative humidity are August, September and December (78%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January, May and November (72%).

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Average rainfall in May
Thomasville, GA

Average rainfall in May - Thomasville, GA
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.22"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.11").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (0.75").

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Average rainfall days in May
Thomasville, GA

Average rainfall days in May - Thomasville, GA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 11.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.5 days).

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Average snowfall days in May
Thomasville, GA

Average snowfall days in May - Thomasville, GA
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (0.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Thomasville, GA

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Thomasville, GA
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 44min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 7min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 11min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Thomasville, GA

Average sunshine days in May - Thomasville, GA
  • Average sunshine days in May: 17.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (6 days).

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Average UV index in May
Thomasville, GA

Average UV index in May - Thomasville, GA
  • Average UV index in May: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Thomasville, GA

Average cloud cover in May - Thomasville, GA
  • Average cloud cover in May: 29

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 41).
The months with the least cloud cover are May and October (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in May
Thomasville, GA

Average visibility in May - Thomasville, GA
  • Average visibility in May: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are July, August and September (5mi).

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