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May Kansas City Weather 
May Kansas City Weather
Record High: 97°F
Normal High: 75°F
Normal Low: 54°F
Record Low: 34°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 5.39"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 4.73"

Kansas City Weather In May

In the last 38 years the highest measured May temperature in Kansas City was 97 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently measured on May 22, 1956, while the average high temperature is 75. The record low May temperature in Kansas City for the last 38 years was 34 most recently measured on May 24, 1961, while the normal low measured temperature is 54.

According to National Weather Service historical Kansas City May Weather data, on May 3, 1954, the high temperature did not exceed 47 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Kansas City in the past 38 years. Weather Service records also indicate that on May 28, 1991, the low temperature for the day was not measured below 78 degrees, the highest low measured in Kansas City in the last 38 years.

Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Kansas City on May First is 71 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of May is 79 degrees. The daily low temperature in Kansas City on May First averages 50 degrees Fahrenheit and the low on the last day of May averages 61 degrees.

Kansas City receives an average of 5.39 inches of precipitation during May. May Kansas City Weather records indicate that on May 15, 1990 Kansas City received 4.73 inches of precipitation, the highest amount of rain recorded in a single day in May.