Cedar Rapids May 16 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Cedar Rapids, Iowa for the date of May 16.
May 16 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 92 °F 2019
Lowest temperature 32 °F 1997
Lowest daily high 45 °F 1907
Highest daily low 72 °F 1894
Most precipitation 2.18 inches 1974
Most snow none -
May 16 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 73.5 °F
Average low 50.5 °F
Chance precipitation 42.2%
Chance snow 0%
Cedar Rapids May 16 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 79 60 0.00 0.0
2023 82 51 0.00 0.0
2022 79 46 0.00 0.0
2021 68 53 0.00 0.0
2020 73 46 0.00 0.0
2019 92 55 0.00 0.0
2018 83 53 0.00 0.0
2017 89 63 0.00 0.0
2016 70 48 0.00 0.0
2015 82 63 0.18 0.0
2014 53 40 0.40 0.0
2013 83 52 0.00 0.0
2012 82 48 0.01 0.0
2011 64 34 0.00 0.0
2010 69 51 0.00 0.0
2009 58 41 0.05 0.0
2008 77 43 0.00 0.0
2007 71 45 0.00 0.0
2006 72 48 0.11 0.0
2005 59 34 0.04 0.0
2004 72 46 0.00 0.0
2003 70 43 0.00 0.0
2002 71 57 0.19 0.0
2001 86 66 0.00 0.0
2000 74 53 0.08 0.0
1999 76 60 0.03 0.0
1998 81 58 0.10 0.0
1997 74 32 0.00 0.0
1996 64 57 0.02 0.0
1995 81 54 0.07 0.0
1994 74 45 0.00 0.0
1993 68 41 0.21 0.0
1992 87 58 0.00 0.0
1991 82 64 0.03 0.0
1990 68 58 0.53 0.0
1989 82 56 0.00 0.0
1988 80 50 0.00 0.0
1987 84 49 0.00 0.0
1986 68 51 0.12 0.0
1985 60 50 0.10 0.0
1984 73 42 0.00 0.0
1983 68 43 0.00 0.0
1982 80 55 0.03 0.0
1981 74 49 0.00 0.0
1980 64 48 0.12 0.0
1979 75 43 0.00 0.0
1978 66 54 0.00 0.0
1977 84 63 0.54 0.0
1976 68 54 0.24 0.0
1975 77 41 0.00 0.0
1974 62 52 2.18 0.0
1973 68 48 0.00 0.0
1972 81 49 0.00 0.0
1971 83 52 0.00 0.0
1970 61 42 0.06 0.0
1969 84 61 0.00 0.0
1968 72 43 0.07 0.0
1967 72 35 0.00 0.0
1966 74 41 0.00 0.0
1965 64 51 0.05 0.0
1964 84 63 0.02 0.0
1963 68 46 0.00 0.0
1962 88 66 0.00 0.0
1961 70 36 0.00 0.0
1960 76 55 0.72 0.0
1959 69 39 0.00 0.0
1958 75 58 0.41 0.0
1957 53 38 0.00 0.0
1956 66 35 0.00 0.0
1955 82 44 0.00 0.0
1954 80 51 0.00 0.0
1953 68 49 0.00 0.0
1952 56 49 0.05 0.0
1951 83 63 0.00 0.0
1950 66 48 0.00 0.0
1949 70 58 0.00 0.0
1948 69 47 0.00 0.0
1947 74 51 0.02 0.0
1946 70 49 0.00 0.0
1945 53 41 0.01 0.0
1944 87 62 0.12 0.0
1943 58 49 1.85 0.0
1942 67 32 0.00 0.0
1941 70 59 0.99 0.0
1940 67 40 0.02 0.0
1939 87 44 0.00 0.0
1938 73 40 0.00 0.0
1937 71 50 0.15 0.0
1936 90 58 0.00 0.0
1935 63 42 0.06 0.0
1934 82 45 0.00 0.0
1933 81 50 0.33 0.0
1932 69 42 0.30 0.0
1931 90 58 0.00 0.0
1930 62 40 0.00 0.0
1929 61 34 0.00 0.0
1928 75 58 0.29 0.0
1927 70 36 0.00 0.0
1926 86 49 0.00 0.0
1925 66 44 0.14 0.0
1924 79 39 0.00 0.0
1923 61 48 0.00 0.0
1922 71 52 0.00 0.0
1921 68 36 0.00 0.0
1920 63 46 0.00 0.0
1919 69 45 0.00 0.0
1918 88 58 0.00 0.0
1917 79 49 0.00 0.0
1916 60 42 0.00 0.0
1915 82 53 0.00 0.0
1914 69 41 0.00 0.0
1913 59 42 0.00 0.0
1912 55 45 0.00 0.0
1911 89 66 0.00 0.0
1910 64 49 1.05 0.0
1909 65 49 0.00 0.0
1908 76 56 0.58 0.0
1907 45 34 0.00 0.0
1906 84 63 0.17 0.0
1905 75 48 1.35 0.0
1904 66 44 0.00 0.0
1903 79 54 0.00 0.0
1902 77 52 0.00 0.0
1901 80 56 0.00 0.0
1900 66 57 0.00 0.0
1899 85 60 0.00 0.0
1898 74 48 0.00 0.0
1897 73 37 0.00 0.0
1896 68 59 1.08 0.0
1895 62 43 0.00 0.0
1894 86 72 0.00 n/a
1893 61 44 0.00 0.0
1892 74 48 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Cedar Rapids on 5/16?
For the date of May 16, the highest temperature ever reached in Cedar Rapids history is 92 °F which happened in 2019.
Highest Temperatures in Cedar Rapids on May 16
Rank Temperature Year
1 92 °F 2019
2 90 °F 1931
2 90 °F 1936
4 89 °F 1911
4 89 °F 2017
6 88 °F 1962
6 88 °F 1918
8 87 °F 1992
8 87 °F 1939
8 87 °F 1944
What's the all-time low for Cedar Rapids on 5/16?
For the date of May 16, the lowest temperature ever reached in Cedar Rapids history is 32 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 1997.
Lowest Temperatures in Cedar Rapids on May 16
Rank Temperature Year
1 32 °F 1942
1 32 °F 1997
3 34 °F 2011
3 34 °F 1929
3 34 °F 2005
3 34 °F 1907
7 35 °F 1967
7 35 °F 1956
9 36 °F 1927
9 36 °F 1961
9 36 °F 1921
Lowest High Temperatures in Cedar Rapids on May 16
Rank Temperature Year
1 45 °F 1907
2 53 °F 1945
2 53 °F 2014
2 53 °F 1957
5 55 °F 1912
6 56 °F 1952
7 58 °F 1943
7 58 °F 2009
9 59 °F 2005
9 59 °F 1913
What's the most it has ever rained in Cedar Rapids on 5/16?
For the date of May 16, the most precipitation ever recorded in Cedar Rapids history is 2.18 inches which happened in 1974.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Cedar Rapids on May 16
Rank Precipitation Year
1 2.18 inches 1974
2 1.85 inches 1943
3 1.35 inches 1905
4 1.08 inches 1896
5 1.05 inches 1910
6 0.99 inches 1941
7 0.72 inches 1960
8 0.58 inches 1908
9 0.54 inches 1977
10 0.53 inches 1990
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
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