Roswell Weather In May
The record high May temperature in Roswell New Mexico for the last 38 years was 107 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently measured on May 7, 2000, and the typical high is 86. The lowest documented temperature for Roswell for the past 38 years in May was 34 on May 8, 1975, while the average low temperature is 53.
US National Weather Service Roswell May Weather data records that on May 2, 2005, the high temperature did not exceed 49 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Roswell in the past 38 years. The Weather Service additionally shows that on May 9, 1996, the low for the day did not drop below 74 degrees, the highest low temperature in Roswell in the last 38 years.
Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Roswell on May First is 79 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of May is 88 degrees. The daily low temperature in Roswell on May First averages 50 degrees Fahrenheit and the low on the last day of May averages 59 degrees.
Roswell usually receives an average of 1.3 inches of precipitation during the month. May Roswell Weather records indicated that on May 5, 1981 Roswell received 1.77 inches of precipitation, the most rain recorded in a single day in May.