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May Salt Lake City Weather 
May Salt Lake City Weather
Record High: 99°F
Normal High: 71°F
Normal Low: 47°F
Record Low: 25°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 2.09"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 1.27"
Avg Monthly Snow: 0.6"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 5.3"

Salt Lake City Weather In May

In the last 82 years the highest measured May temperature in Salt Lake City was 99 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently registered on May 29, 2003, and the mean high is 71. The lowest documented temperature for Salt Lake City for the past 82 years in May was 25 most recently encountered on May 6, 1965, and the regular low is 47.

United States National Weather Service historical Salt Lake City May Weather data shows that on May 2, 1964, the high temperature did not exceed 39 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Salt Lake City in the past 82 years. NWS weather data additionally shows that on May 30, 2003, the lowest recorded temperature on that day did not drop below 73 degrees, the highest low measured in Salt Lake City in the last 82 years.

Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Salt Lake City on May First is 46 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of May is 38 degrees. The low measured temperature in Salt Lake City on May First averages 19 degrees and the low on the last day of the month averages 12 degrees.

Salt Lake City normally receives an average of 2.09 inches of rain during May. The most precipitation measured in a single day, as indicated by May Salt Lake City Weather data, was 1.27 inches on May 25, 1973. Salt Lake City averages 0.6 inches of snow in May.On May 5, 1965 Salt Lake City received 5.3 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in May.