Athens Weather In May
The record high temperature in Athens for the last 67 years in May was 100 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently registered on May 25, 1926, while the standard high temperature is 80. The coldest May day in Athens for the past 67 years was 37 most recently encountered on May 2, 1963, and the average low daily temperature is 58.
According to National Weather Service historical Athens May Weather data, on May 7, 1928, the high temperature did not exceed 50 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Athens in the past 67 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on May 31, 1941, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 72 degrees, the highest low measured in Athens in the last 67 years.
According to the National Weather Service, the high temperature in Athens in May on the first day of the month averages 78 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 84 degrees. The daily low temperature in Athens on May First averages 55 degrees Fahrenheit and the low on the last day of May averages 63 degrees.
Athens receives an average of 3.86 inches of precipitation during May. The most precipitation measured in a single day, as indicated by May Athens Weather data, was 8.42 inches on May 27, 1966.