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May Weather In Yakima  
May Yakima Weather
Record High: 102°F
Normal High: 72°F
Normal Low: 40°F
Record Low: 25°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 0.51"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 0.75"

Yakima Weather In May

The record high temperature in Yakima for the last 64 years in May was 102 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently registered on May 30, 1986, and the typical high is 72. The lowest documented temperature for Yakima for the past 64 years in May was 25 measured on May 9, 1999, while the typical low recorded temperature is 40.

US National Weather Service historical Yakima May Weather data records that on May 5, 1961, the high temperature did not exceed 50 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Yakima in the past 64 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on May 27, 1947, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 66 degrees, the highest low measured in Yakima in the last 64 years.

According to the National Weather Service, the high temperature in Yakima in May on the first day of the month averages 68 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 77 degrees. The low temperature in Yakima in May on the first day of the month averages 38 degrees and the low temperature on the last day of the month averages 46 degrees.

Yakima typically receives an average of 0.51 inches of rain during the month. The most rain recorded in a single day, as shown by May Yakima Weather data, was 0.75 inches on May 28, 1948.