Hartford May 17 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Hartford, Connecticut for the date of May 17.
May 17 All-Time Records
1920–2024
Highest temperature 94 °F 2017
Lowest temperature 33 °F 1956
Lowest daily high 56 °F 2011
Highest daily low 61 °F 1991
Most precipitation 1.32 inches 1942
Most snow none -
May 17 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 71.9 °F
Average low 48.7 °F
Chance precipitation 39.3%
Chance snow 0%
Hartford May 17 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 79 54 0.00 0.0
2023 65 38 0.00 0.0
2022 75 54 0.00 0.0
2021 78 45 0.00 0.0
2020 72 52 0.00 0.0
2019 70 50 0.11 0.0
2018 75 57 0.01 0.0
2017 94 55 0.00 0.0
2016 72 38 0.00 0.0
2015 88 59 0.00 0.0
2014 72 51 1.30 0.0
2013 72 47 0.00 0.0
2012 72 48 0.00 0.0
2011 56 49 0.76 0.0
2010 79 40 0.00 0.0
2009 62 47 0.21 0.0
2008 75 47 0.21 0.0
2007 69 48 0.05 0.0
2006 70 45 0.00 0.0
2005 68 49 0.00 0.0
2004 79 52 0.00 0.0
2003 66 38 0.00 0.0
2002 73 52 0.00 n/a
2001 64 42 0.00 n/a
2000 73 48 0.00 n/a
1999 74 39 0.00 n/a
1998 68 52 0.07 n/a
1997 61 47 0.03 n/a
1996 71 48 0.01 n/a
1995 62 49 0.11 0.0
1994 57 46 0.26 0.0
1993 70 47 0.00 0.0
1992 75 44 0.00 0.0
1991 85 61 0.83 0.0
1990 58 49 0.26 0.0
1989 82 57 0.08 0.0
1988 71 55 0.18 0.0
1987 88 53 0.00 0.0
1986 78 59 0.33 0.0
1985 72 55 0.00 0.0
1984 63 36 0.00 0.0
1983 61 35 0.01 0.0
1982 84 52 0.00 0.0
1981 67 48 0.00 0.0
1980 77 43 0.00 0.0
1979 75 51 0.00 0.0
1978 63 50 0.02 0.0
1977 93 46 0.00 0.0
1976 76 58 0.22 0.0
1975 79 53 0.00 0.0
1974 93 59 0.02 0.0
1973 70 41 0.00 0.0
1972 79 56 0.00 0.0
1971 78 51 0.00 0.0
1970 61 55 1.10 0.0
1969 87 51 0.00 0.0
1968 76 53 0.00 0.0
1967 71 37 0.00 0.0
1966 65 47 0.00 0.0
1965 81 57 0.03 0.0
1964 79 50 0.00 0.0
1963 77 44 0.00 0.0
1962 77 52 0.00 0.0
1961 71 45 0.00 0.0
1960 75 48 0.00 0.0
1959 60 36 0.00 0.0
1958 77 46 0.00 0.0
1957 69 37 0.00 0.0
1956 57 33 0.00 0.0
1955 59 41 0.00 0.0
1954 75 55 0.00 0.0
1953 63 53 0.17 0.0
1952 69 35 0.03 0.0
1951 80 48 0.00 0.0
1950 77 46 0.00 0.0
1949 85 46 0.00 0.0
1948 67 51 0.36 0.0
1947 74 42 n/a 0.0
1946 65 52 0.37 0.0
1945 73 52 0.14 0.0
1944 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1943 81 57 0.13 0.0
1942 66 58 1.32 0.0
1941 77 54 0.43 0.0
1940 71 50 0.39 0.0
1939 72 37 0.00 n/a
1938 73 47 0.00 0.0
1937 67 49 0.36 0.0
1936 71 44 0.00 n/a
1935 69 45 0.00 n/a
1934 63 43 0.00 n/a
1933 72 45 0.00 n/a
1932 74 55 0.00 n/a
1931 68 53 0.01 n/a
1930 78 54 0.00 n/a
1929 68 42 0.00 n/a
1928 76 47 0.00 n/a
1927 65 46 0.01 0.0
1926 75 51 0.26 0.0
1925 78 54 0.01 0.0
1924 74 53 0.00 0.0
1923 68 54 0.00 0.0
1922 69 45 0.03 0.0
1921 72 43 0.00 0.0
1920 75 49 0.00 n/a
What's the all-time high for Hartford on 5/17?
For the date of May 17, the highest temperature ever reached in Hartford history is 94 °F which happened in 2017.
Highest Temperatures in Hartford on May 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 94 °F 2017
2 93 °F 1974
2 93 °F 1977
4 88 °F 1987
4 88 °F 2015
6 87 °F 1969
7 85 °F 1949
7 85 °F 1991
9 84 °F 1982
10 82 °F 1989
What's the all-time low for Hartford on 5/17?
For the date of May 17, the lowest temperature ever reached in Hartford history is 33 °F which happened in 1956.
Lowest Temperatures in Hartford on May 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 33 °F 1956
2 35 °F 1983
2 35 °F 1952
4 36 °F 1959
4 36 °F 1984
6 37 °F 1967
6 37 °F 1957
6 37 °F 1939
9 38 °F 2016
9 38 °F 2003
9 38 °F 2023
Lowest High Temperatures in Hartford on May 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 56 °F 2011
2 57 °F 1956
2 57 °F 1994
4 58 °F 1990
5 59 °F 1955
6 60 °F 1959
7 61 °F 1997
7 61 °F 1983
7 61 °F 1970
10 62 °F 1995
10 62 °F 2009
What's the most it has ever rained in Hartford on 5/17?
For the date of May 17, the most precipitation ever recorded in Hartford history is 1.32 inches which happened in 1942.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Hartford on May 17
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.32 inches 1942
2 1.30 inches 2014
3 1.10 inches 1970
4 0.83 inches 1991
5 0.76 inches 2011
6 0.43 inches 1941
7 0.39 inches 1940
8 0.37 inches 1946
9 0.36 inches 1948
9 0.36 inches 1937
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Hartford International Airport location
1920–1948 Hartford Brainard Field location