Lake Charles Weather In May
The record high May temperature in Lake Charles Louisiana for the last 46 years was 99 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently encountered on May 21, 2005, and the regular high is 84. The lowest documented temperature for Lake Charles for the past 46 years in May was 49 most recently measured on May 1, 1996, while the mean low daily temperature during the month is 66.
United States NWS historical Lake Charles May Weather data records that on May 2, 1970, the high temperature did not exceed 64 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Lake Charles in the past 46 years. NWS data also shows that on May 31, 2004, the lowest measured temperature on that day did not drop below 80 degrees, the highest low temperature measured in Lake Charles in the last 46 years.
National Weather Service records indicate that the high temperature in Lake Charles on May First averages 81 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 86 degrees. The average recorded low temperature in Lake Charles on May First is 63 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of May is 69 degrees.
Lake Charles usually receives an average of 6.06 inches of rain during May. May Lake Charles Weather records indicate that on May 16, 1980 Lake Charles received 15.67 inches of precipitation, the highest amount of rain recorded in a single day in May.