May weather forecast
Purvis, MS

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Purvis, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 64°F (17.8°C) and an average high of 84.7°F (29.3°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases from 78.1°F (25.6°C) in April to a still moderately hot 84.7°F (29.3°C). The average low-temperature, in May, is 64°F (17.8°C).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is appraised at a hot 93.6°F (34.2°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 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 (pregnancy, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape), 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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 average relative humidity in May in Purvis is 74%.

Rainfall

In Purvis, during May, the rain falls for 13.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation. In Purvis, Mississippi, during the entire year, the rain falls for 172.1 days and collects up to 35.75" (908mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Purvis, snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

In Purvis, the average length of the day in May is 13h and 45min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:12 am and sunset at 7:36 pm. On the last day of May, sunrise is at 5:54 am and sunset at 7:56 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Purvis, Mississippi, is 9.9h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Purvis is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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 Purvis?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 84.7°F (29.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 64°F (17.8°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, in May is appraised at 93.6°F (34.2°C).

What is the average humidity in May in Purvis?

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

How many days does it rain in May in Purvis?

In Purvis, Mississippi, during May, the rain falls for 13.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Purvis?

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

How many hours of daylight does Purvis have in May?

In Purvis, the average day length in May is 13h and 45min.

When are sunrise and sunset in May in Purvis?

On the first day of May in Purvis, Mississippi, sunrise is at 6:12 am and sunset at 7:36 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:54 am and sunset at 7:56 pm CDT.

How long on average sun shines in May in Purvis?

In Purvis, Mississippi, the average sunshine duration in May is 9.9h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Purvis?

In Purvis, Mississippi, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in May
Purvis, MS

Average temperature in May - Purvis, MS
  • Average high temperature in May: 84.7°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (91.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (57.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 64°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (73.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (39.9°F).

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Average pressure in May
Purvis, MS

Average pressure in May - Purvis, MS
  • Average pressure in May: 30"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.97"Hg).

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Average wind speed in May
Purvis, MS

Average wind speed in May - Purvis, MS
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.4mph).

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Average humidity in May
Purvis, MS

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

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Average rainfall in May
Purvis, MS

Average rainfall in May - Purvis, MS
  • Average rainfall in May: 2.87"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are July and August (4.37").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.65").

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Average rainfall days in May
Purvis, MS

Average rainfall days in May - Purvis, MS
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (22.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.5 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Purvis, MS

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.43").
The 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
Purvis, MS

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.4 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Purvis, MS
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 45min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 8min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 10min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h and 54min

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: 4h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Purvis, MS

Average sunshine days in May - Purvis, MS
  • Average sunshine days in May: 15.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (6.8 days).

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Average UV index in May
Purvis, MS

Average UV index in May - Purvis, 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
Purvis, MS

Average cloud cover in May - Purvis, MS
  • Average cloud cover in May: 37

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in May
Purvis, MS

Average visibility in May - Purvis, MS
  • Average visibility in May: 5mi

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

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