Springfield Weather In May
The highest recorded temperature for Springfield Illinois for the past 63 years in May was 93 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently encountered on May 16, 1972, while the typical high temperature is 74. The coldest day reported in Springfield in May for the past 63 years was 30 registered on May 2, 1970, and the normal low daily temperature is 53.
US National Weather Service Springfield May Weather data records that on May 3, 1954, the high temperature did not exceed 48 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Springfield in the past 63 years. The Weather Service additionally shows that on May 5, 2007, the low for the day did not drop below 73 degrees, the highest low temperature in Springfield in the last 63 years.
According to the National Weather Service, the high temperature in Springfield in May on the first day of the month averages 70 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 79 degrees. The low measured temperature in Springfield on May First averages 48 degrees and the low on the last day of the month averages 59 degrees.
Springfield typically receives an average of 4.06 inches of precipitation during the month. The most precipitation measured in a single day, as indicated by May Springfield Weather data, was 4.21 inches on May 22, 1989.