Elko Weather In May
The highest recorded temperature in May for Elko for the past 80 years was 97 degrees Fahrenheit, measured on May 28, 2003, while the regular high temperature is 69. The lowest measured temperature in Elko for the last 80 years in May was 10 on May 6, 1965, while the mean low daily temperature during the month is 37.
US National Weather Service Elko May Weather data records that on May 5, 1975, the high temperature did not exceed 37 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Elko in the past 80 years. The Weather Service additionally shows that on May 24, 1909, the low for the day did not drop below 65 degrees, the highest low temperature in Elko in the last 80 years.
According to the National Weather Service, the high temperature in Elko in May on the first day of the month averages 65 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 72 degrees. The low measured temperature in Elko on May First averages 32 degrees and the low on the last day of the month averages 38 degrees.
Elko typically receives an average of 1.08 inches of rain during the month. The most rain recorded in a single day, as shown by May Elko Weather data, was 4 inches on May 31, 1902. Elko averages 0.8 inches of snow in May.On May 21, 1971 Elko received 7.8 inches of rain, the greatest snowfall measured in a single day in May.