Springfield Weather In May
The highest recorded temperature in May for Springfield Missouri for the past 65 years was 93 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently registered on May 16, 1972, and the typical high is 76. The lowest reported temperature in May for Springfield for the past 65 years was 30 on May 2, 1970, and the regular low is 53.
US National Weather Service historical Springfield May Weather data records that on May 3, 1954, the high temperature did not exceed 48 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Springfield in the past 65 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on May 5, 2007, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 73 degrees, the highest low measured in Springfield in the last 65 years.
NWS data indicates that the daily high temperature in Springfield on May First averages 70 degrees Fahrenheit and the high on the last day of May averages 79 degrees. The low recorded temperature in Springfield on May First averages 48 degrees Fahrenheit and the low temperature on the final day of May averages 59 degrees.
Springfield usually receives an average of 4.57 inches of rain during the month. May Springfield Weather records indicated that on May 22, 1989 Springfield received 4.21 inches of precipitation, the most rain recorded in a single day in May.