Peoria Weather In May
The highest recorded temperature in May for Peoria Illinois for the past 71 years was 98 degrees Fahrenheit, on May 9, 1895, while the standard high temperature is 73. The lowest measured temperature in Peoria for the last 71 years in May was 25 measured on May 9, 1966, while the normal low measured temperature is 51.
According to National Weather Service historical Peoria May Weather data, on May 6, 1989, the high temperature did not exceed 40 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Peoria in the past 71 years. The Weather Service additionally shows that on May 25, 1896, the low for the day did not drop below 87 degrees, the highest low temperature in Peoria in the last 71 years.
National Weather Service records indicate that the high temperature in Peoria on May First averages 70 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 78 degrees. The daily low temperature in Peoria on May First averages 47 degrees Fahrenheit and the low on the last day of May averages 56 degrees.
Peoria typically receives an average of 4.17 inches of precipitation during the month. May Peoria Weather records indicate that on May 13, 1957 Peoria received 3.1 inches of precipitation, the highest amount of rain recorded in a single day in May.