Albany Weather In May
The highest recorded temperature in May for Albany New York for the past 64 years was 94 degrees Fahrenheit, on May 25, 1981, while the average high temperature is 70. The lowest documented temperature for Albany for the past 64 years in May was 26 most recently registered on May 8, 1968, and the normal low daily temperature is 46.
According to National Weather Service historical Albany May Weather data, on May 10, 1945, the high temperature did not exceed 40 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Albany in the past 64 years. NWS weather data additionally shows that on May 27, 1965, the lowest recorded temperature on that day did not drop below 69 degrees, the highest low measured in Albany in the last 64 years.
National Weather Service records indicate that the high temperature in Albany on May First averages 66 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 76 degrees. The average recorded low temperature in Albany on May First is 42 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of May is 52 degrees.
Albany usually receives an average of 3.67 inches of rain during May. May Albany Weather records indicate that on May 29, 1968 Albany received 2.17 inches of precipitation, the highest amount of rain recorded in a single day in May. Albany receives an average of 0.1 inches of snow in May.On May 10, 1945 Albany received 5 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in May.