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CHICAGO TEMPERATURE AND PRECIPITATION RECORDS
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC

 

MAY RECORD HIGHS…LOWS…PRECIPITATION…AND SNOW FOR CHICAGO

**Updated 6/1/2020**

 

Day Record
High
Temp/Year
Record
Low
Max/Year
Record
High
Min/Year
Record
Low
Temp/Year
Record
Precipitation
Daily/Year
Record
Snow
Daily/Year
1 90/1951 38/1909 68/1899 30/1943 2.35/1873 1.6/1940
2 91/1959 37/1940 65/2001 27/1875 1.32/2018 0.6/1940
3 92/1955 41/1935 68/1959 30/2004 1.59/1919 1.3/1907
4 92/1952 41/1907 66/1955 32/1954 1.70/1990 T/1907
5 94/1949 43/1978 70/1959 32/1992 1.66/1892 ------
6 91/1949 42/1989 66/1965 30/1992 1.41/1941 0.5/1989
7 87/1964 43/1931 68/1880 29/1989 2.07/1998 T/1989
8 91/1963 42/1960 67/1963 29/1983 1.26/1880 0.5/1923
9 94/1934 42/1966 69/1934 27/1983 3.14/1990 0.1/1923
10 90/2011 39/1981 69/1896 28/1983 2.84/1951 T/1945
11 89/1982 41/1907 70/1881 33/1981 3.30/1966 0.2/1966
12 92/1956 43/1912 66/1956 31/1981 2.67/1935 T/1923
13 89/1991 43/1953 72/1956 34/1996 1.49/2010 T/1953
14 92/1982 40/1895 68/1962 32/1895 3.53/2020 T/1973
15 91/1962 44/1904 71/1962 35/2016 2.31/1915 ------
16 94/1962 44/1891 69/1962 33/1997 1.38/1974 ------
17 94/1962 45/2002 70/1977 36/2002 3.11/2020 ------
18 93/1962 45/1900 72/1996 34/2002 1.36/1926 T/1894
19 94/1977 41/1895 74/1911 36/1993 1.53/1949 ------
20 95/1977 40/1895 70/1977 33/2002 2.54/1975 ------
21 92/1977 42/1883 71/1921 31/2002 1.96/2018 T/2004
22 94/1925 44/1917 75/1977 36/2006 1.62/1983 T/1917
23 92/1977 50/1931 71/1964 37/1917 1.23/1995 T/1889
24 93/1950 44/1925 70/2010 34/1992 1.62/1927 T/1925
25 94/1911 44/1893 72/1914 32/1992 2.52/1879 T/1924
26 94/1911 48/1961 75/1914 34/1983 1.78/1913 T/1889
27 97/2018 49/1895 75/1911 33/1992 1.92/2019 ------
28 95/2018 47/1884 77/2012 33/1992 1.76/1908 ------
29 95/1942 46/1889 71/1991 37/1984 3.45/1981 ------
30 93/1953 42/1889 72/1921 35/1873 1.49/2004 ------
31 98/1934 43/1889 72/1919 35/1873 1.81/1942 ------