Asheville Weather In May
The highest recorded temperature in May for Asheville North Carolina for the past 46 years was 93 degrees Fahrenheit, on May 19, 1996, while the typical high temperature is 74. The lowest documented temperature for Asheville for the past 46 years in May was 28 most recently measured on May 7, 1989, and the typical low is 51.
US National Weather Service Asheville May Weather data records that on May 8, 1992, the high temperature did not exceed 44 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Asheville in the past 46 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on May 14, 1991, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 68 degrees, the highest low measured in Asheville in the last 46 years.
Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Asheville on May First is 74 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of May is 79 degrees. The low temperature in Asheville in May on the first day of the month averages 48 degrees and the low temperature on the last day of the month averages 55 degrees.
Asheville receives an average of 4.42 inches of precipitation during May. May Asheville Weather records indicated that on May 27, 1973 Asheville received 4.39 inches of precipitation, the most rain recorded in a single day in May.