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May Roanoke Weather 
May Roanoke Weather
Record High: 96°F
Normal High: 76°F
Normal Low: 52°F
Record Low: 31°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 4.24"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 3.89"

Roanoke Weather In May

The highest recorded temperature for Roanoke Virginia for the past 63 years in May was 96 degrees Fahrenheit, on May 15, 1962, while the average high temperature is 76. The lowest reported temperature in May for Roanoke for the past 63 years was 31 most recently measured on May 5, 1966, and the standard low recorded daily temperature is 52.

US National Weather Service historical Roanoke May Weather data records that on May 4, 1994, the high temperature did not exceed 49 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Roanoke in the past 63 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on May 31, 1991, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 72 degrees, the highest low measured in Roanoke in the last 63 years.

Weather Service historical data shows that the average daily high temperature in Roanoke on May First is 75 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of May is 80 degrees. The low temperature in Roanoke in May on the first day of the month averages 50 degrees and the low temperature on the last day of the month averages 58 degrees.

Roanoke usually receives an average of 4.24 inches of precipitation during the month. May Roanoke Weather records indicate that on May 29, 1976 Roanoke received 3.89 inches of precipitation, the highest amount of rain recorded in a single day in May.