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May Weather In South Bend  
May South Bend Weather
Record High: 96°F
Normal High: 71°F
Normal Low: 48°F
Record Low: 24°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 3.5"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 2.94"

South Bend Weather In May

In the last 71 years the highest measured temperature in South Bend Indiana for May was 96 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently registered on May 21, 1934, while the typical high temperature is 71. The lowest documented temperature for South Bend for the past 71 years in May was 24 most recently encountered on May 5, 1968, while the average low temperature is 48.

US National Weather Service historical South Bend May Weather data records that on May 2, 1940, the high temperature did not exceed 36 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in South Bend in the past 71 years. The Weather Service additionally indicates that on May 6, 1918, the low for the day did not drop below 73 degrees, the highest low recorded in South Bend in the last 71 years.

Weather Service historical data shows that the average daily high temperature in South Bend on May First is 65 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of May is 77 degrees. The average recorded low temperature in South Bend on May First is 44 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of May is 54 degrees.

South Bend typically receives an average of 3.5 inches of rain during the month. The most rain recorded in a single day, as shown by May South Bend Weather data, was 2.94 inches on May 6, 1976.