Cleveland Weather In May
The hottest day in Cleveland Ohio in May for the past 69 years was 92 degrees Fahrenheit, measured on May 6, 1959, while the standard high temperature is 69. In the last 69 years the lowest measured May temperature in Cleveland was 25 on May 10, 1966, and the average low daily temperature is 48.
US National Weather Service historical Cleveland May Weather data records that on May 4, 1954, the high temperature did not exceed 42 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Cleveland in the past 69 years. Weather Service data also shows that on May 18, 1996, the lowest recorded temperature for the day did not drop below 73 degrees, the highest low measured temperature in Cleveland in the last 69 years.
According to the National Weather Service, the high temperature in Cleveland in May on the first day of the month averages 66 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 76 degrees. The low temperature in Cleveland in May on the first day of the month averages 44 degrees and the low temperature on the last day of the month averages 55 degrees.
Cleveland usually receives an average of 3.5 inches of precipitation during the month. The most rain recorded in a single day, as shown by May Cleveland Weather data, was 3.36 inches on May 24, 1955. Cleveland receives an average of 0.1 inches of snow in May.On May 6, 1974 Cleveland received 2 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in May.