Sacramento Weather In May
The highest recorded temperature in May for Sacramento for the past 60 years was 105 degrees Fahrenheit, measured on May 28, 1984, and the average high is 80. The lowest measured temperature in Sacramento for the last 60 years in May was 34 most recently encountered on May 3, 1950, while the normal low measured temperature is 51.
US National Weather Service Sacramento May Weather data records that on May 8, 1963, the high temperature did not exceed 54 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Sacramento in the past 60 years. NWS data also shows that on May 17, 1997, the lowest measured temperature on that day did not drop below 68 degrees, the highest low temperature measured in Sacramento in the last 60 years.
National Weather Service records indicate that the high temperature in Sacramento on May First averages 58 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 53 degrees. The low temperature in Sacramento in May on the first day of the month averages 41 degrees and the low temperature on the last day of the month averages 35 degrees.
Sacramento typically receives an average of 0.53 inches of rain during the month. The most precipitation measured in a single day, as indicated by May Sacramento Weather data, was 1.67 inches on May 20, 2002.