Erie Weather In May
The highest recorded temperature in May for Erie Pennsylvania for the past 57 years was 90 degrees Fahrenheit, registered on May 19, 1996, while the average high temperature is 67. In the last 57 years the highest reported temperature in Erie for May was 26 registered on May 7, 1970, while the standard low daily temperature for the month is 49.
US National Weather Service Erie May Weather data records that on May 1, 1978, the high temperature did not exceed 39 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Erie in the past 57 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on May 25, 1991, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 74 degrees, the highest low measured in Erie in the last 57 years.
Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Erie on May First is 63 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of May is 72 degrees. The daily low temperature in Erie on May First averages 44 degrees Fahrenheit and the low on the last day of May averages 54 degrees.
Erie usually receives an average of 3.34 inches of precipitation during the month. The most precipitation recorded on a single day in May, according to May Erie Weather data, was 2.23 inches on May 8, 1969.