Nome Weather In May
The highest recorded temperature in May for Nome Alaska for the past 64 years was 78 degrees Fahrenheit, registered on May 30, 1981, while the average high temperature is 43. The lowest documented temperature for Nome for the past 64 years in May was -10 most recently encountered on May 1, 1964, while the normal low measured temperature is 31.
US National Weather Service Nome May Weather data records that on May 3, 1965, the high temperature did not exceed 9 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Nome in the past 64 years. Weather Service records additionally indicate that on May 25, 1969, the low for the day was not measured below 54 degrees, the highest low temperature recorded in Nome in the last 64 years.
National Weather Service data shows that the high temperature in Nome on May First averages 35 degrees Fahrenheit and the high on the final day of May averages 51 degrees. The average daily low temperature in Nome on May First is 21 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of May is 36 degrees.
Nome usually receives an average of 0.74 inches of precipitation during the month. May Nome Weather records show that on May 29, 1996 Nome received 0.76 inches of rain, the most rain measured in a single day in May. Nome averages 2.3 inches of snow in May.On May 2, 1981 Nome received 4.6 inches of rain, the greatest snowfall measured in a single day in May.