Denver Weather In May
In the last 68 years the highest measured May temperature in Denver was 96 degrees Fahrenheit, registered on May 30, 2003, and the regular high is 70. The lowest documented temperature for Denver for the past 68 years in May was 22 on May 2, 1954, and the typical low is 44.
National Weather Service historical Denver May Weather data indicates that on May 12, 1953, the recorded high did not exceed 33 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Denver in the past 68 years. Weather Service data also shows that on May 17, 1996, the lowest recorded temperature for the day did not drop below 63 degrees, the highest low measured temperature in Denver in the last 68 years.
Weather Service historical data shows that the average daily high temperature in Denver on May First is 48 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of May is 41 degrees. The daily low temperature in Denver on May First averages 22 degrees Fahrenheit and the low on the last day of May averages 16 degrees.
Denver typically receives an average of 2.32 inches of rain during the month. May Denver Weather records indicate that on May 6, 1973 Denver received 3.27 inches of precipitation, the highest amount of rain recorded in a single day in May. Denver averages 1.6 inches of snow in May.On May 25, 1950 Denver received 9.3 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in May.