Newark Weather In May
The highest recorded temperature for Newark New Jersey for the past 69 years in May was 99 degrees Fahrenheit, measured on May 21, 1996, and the typical high is 71. In the last 69 years the highest reported temperature in Newark for May was 35 measured on May 5, 1966, while the standard low daily temperature for the month is 54.
National Weather Service historical Newark May Weather data indicates that on May 26, 1967, the recorded high did not exceed 43 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Newark in the past 69 years. The Weather Service additionally shows that on May 30, 1987, the low for the day did not drop below 75 degrees, the highest low temperature in Newark in the last 69 years.
National Weather Service records indicate that the high temperature in Newark on May First averages 68 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 78 degrees. The daily low temperature in Newark on May First averages 49 degrees Fahrenheit and the low on the last day of May averages 59 degrees.
Newark usually receives an average of 4.46 inches of precipitation during May. According to May Newark Weather records, the most rain measured in a single day in May was 3.91 inches on May 23, 1979.