Nashville Weather In May
The hottest May day in Nashville for the past 71 years was 95 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently measured on May 29, 1962, and the normal high is 78. The lowest documented temperature for Nashville for the past 71 years in May was 34 on May 19, 1976, and the normal low daily temperature is 57.
United States National Weather Service historical Nashville May Weather data shows that on May 11, 1960, the high temperature did not exceed 50 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Nashville in the past 71 years. NWS weather data additionally shows that on May 23, 1953, the lowest recorded temperature on that day did not drop below 75 degrees, the highest low measured in Nashville in the last 71 years.
Weather Service historical data shows that the average daily high temperature in Nashville on May First is 75 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of May is 83 degrees. The low measured temperature in Nashville on May First averages 53 degrees and the low on the last day of the month averages 62 degrees.
Nashville usually receives an average of 5.07 inches of rain during the month. According to May Nashville Weather records, the most rain measured in a single day in May was 4.63 inches on May 7, 2003.