Shreveport Weather In May
The highest recorded temperature in May for Shreveport Louisiana for the past 58 years was 102 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently encountered on May 18, 1998, while the normal high temperature is 83. The coldest May day in Shreveport for the past 58 years was 42 on May 12, 1960, while the typical low recorded temperature is 63.
United States National Weather Service historical Shreveport May Weather data shows that on May 2, 1978, the high temperature did not exceed 56 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Shreveport in the past 58 years. The Weather Service additionally indicates that on May 27, 1996, the low for the day did not drop below 79 degrees, the highest low recorded in Shreveport in the last 58 years.
Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Shreveport on May First is 80 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of May is 87 degrees. The average daily low temperature in Shreveport on May First is 60 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of May is 67 degrees.
Shreveport usually receives an average of 5.25 inches of rain during the month. May Shreveport Weather records show that on May 9, 1981 Shreveport received 5.23 inches of rain, the most rain measured in a single day in May.