Indianapolis Weather In May
In the last 71 years the highest measured May temperature in Indianapolis was 93 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently encountered on May 31, 1988, while the standard high temperature is 74. The record low May temperature in Indianapolis for the last 71 years was 28 most recently measured on May 30, 1966, and the normal low daily temperature is 52.
National Weather Service historical Indianapolis May Weather data indicates that on May 9, 1960, the recorded high did not exceed 41 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Indianapolis in the past 71 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on May 24, 1991, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 72 degrees, the highest low measured in Indianapolis in the last 71 years.
National Weather Service records indicate that the high temperature in Indianapolis on May First averages 69 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 78 degrees. The low temperature in Indianapolis in May on the first day of the month averages 48 degrees and the low temperature on the last day of the month averages 57 degrees.
Indianapolis usually receives an average of 4.36 inches of precipitation during May. May Indianapolis Weather records show that on May 30, 2004 Indianapolis received 3.8 inches of rain, the most rain measured in a single day in May.