Lexington Weather In May
The hottest May day in Lexington for the past 66 years was 92 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently registered on May 27, 1987, and the standard high is 74. The coldest May day in Lexington for the past 66 years was 26 registered on May 10, 1966, while the regular low temperature for a given day during the month is 54.
United States National Weather Service historical Lexington May weather data indicates that on May 11, 1960, the measured high temperature did not exceed 45 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Lexington in the past 66 years. The Weather Service additionally shows that on May 8, 2000, the low for the day did not drop below 73 degrees, the highest low temperature in Lexington in the last 66 years.
Weather Service historical data shows that the average daily high temperature in Lexington on May First is 71 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of May is 79 degrees. The average recorded low temperature in Lexington on May First is 50 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of May is 59 degrees.
Lexington normally receives an average of 4.78 inches of rain during May. May Lexington Weather records indicate that on May 30, 2004 Lexington received 3.36 inches of precipitation, the highest amount of rain recorded in a single day in May.