Milwaukee May 1 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Milwaukee, Wisconsin for the date of May 1.
May 1 All-Time Records
1871–2024
Highest temperature 88 °F 2021
Lowest temperature 24 °F 1963
Lowest daily high 36 °F 1911
Highest daily low 60 °F 2018
Most precipitation 1.90 inches 1873
Most snow 1.9 inches 1909
May 1 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 59.7 °F
Average low 42.2 °F
Chance precipitation 38.9%
Chance snow 1.3%
Milwaukee May 1 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 76 54 0.00 0.0
2023 48 38 0.26 0.0
2022 56 49 0.00 0.0
2021 88 41 0.00 0.0
2020 63 34 0.00 0.0
2019 51 39 0.19 0.0
2018 84 60 0.00 0.0
2017 59 41 0.09 0.0
2016 47 41 0.13 0.0
2015 61 39 0.00 0.0
2014 50 40 0.00 0.0
2013 81 43 0.00 0.0
2012 55 49 0.00 0.0
2011 63 46 0.03 0.0
2010 76 59 0.00 0.0
2009 60 49 0.00 0.0
2008 59 43 0.00 0.0
2007 65 45 0.32 0.0
2006 58 48 0.05 0.0
2005 48 35 0.00 0.0
2004 47 40 0.00 0.0
2003 51 39 0.19 0.0
2002 57 41 0.48 0.0
2001 82 58 0.00 0.0
2000 66 45 0.12 0.0
1999 63 40 0.00 0.0
1998 53 45 0.33 0.0
1997 58 37 0.00 0.0
1996 56 39 0.00 0.0
1995 50 41 0.00 0.0
1994 58 33 0.00 0.0
1993 58 42 0.00 0.0
1992 88 44 0.00 0.0
1991 58 46 0.00 0.0
1990 60 44 0.00 0.0
1989 47 36 0.00 0.0
1988 63 39 0.00 0.0
1987 58 42 0.33 0.0
1986 60 39 0.00 0.0
1985 53 39 0.00 0.0
1984 57 38 0.00 0.0
1983 51 38 0.63 0.0
1982 63 37 0.00 0.0
1981 48 36 0.19 0.0
1980 64 42 0.00 0.0
1979 52 33 0.00 0.0
1978 47 30 0.00 0.0
1977 78 43 0.06 0.0
1976 64 44 0.00 0.0
1975 61 42 0.00 0.0
1974 54 36 0.00 0.0
1973 72 44 0.50 0.0
1972 70 41 0.57 0.0
1971 58 41 0.01 0.0
1970 70 43 0.10 0.0
1969 61 37 0.01 0.0
1968 54 39 0.00 0.0
1967 78 47 0.01 0.0
1966 42 33 0.00 0.0
1965 68 45 0.00 0.0
1964 56 43 0.17 0.0
1963 52 24 0.00 0.0
1962 58 44 0.20 0.0
1961 49 27 0.00 0.0
1960 60 34 0.00 0.0
1959 67 37 0.00 0.0
1958 54 41 0.00 0.0
1957 81 42 0.00 0.0
1956 48 36 0.00 0.0
1955 77 46 0.00 0.0
1954 70 48 0.00 0.0
1953 55 43 0.23 0.0
1952 84 48 0.00 0.0
1951 69 46 0.00 0.0
1950 51 34 0.00 0.0
1949 67 50 0.42 0.0
1948 54 43 0.00 0.0
1947 64 40 0.13 0.0
1946 60 46 0.00 0.0
1945 50 32 0.00 0.0
1944 75 49 0.04 0.0
1943 56 29 0.00 0.0
1942 82 57 0.46 0.0
1941 74 50 0.00 0.0
1940 44 30 0.31 0.0
1939 45 34 0.00 0.0
1938 70 47 0.00 0.0
1937 60 42 0.00 0.0
1936 72 45 0.00 0.0
1935 39 35 0.18 0.0
1934 72 50 0.00 0.0
1933 76 40 0.91 0.0
1932 54 40 0.00 0.0
1931 63 44 0.00 0.0
1930 72 55 0.63 0.0
1929 61 39 0.00 0.0
1928 64 45 0.00 0.0
1927 68 43 0.00 0.0
1926 83 40 0.00 0.0
1925 53 40 0.00 0.0
1924 62 35 0.00 0.0
1923 54 42 0.00 0.0
1922 65 49 0.00 0.0
1921 46 37 0.00 0.0
1920 56 38 0.00 0.0
1919 45 41 0.67 0.0
1918 60 35 0.00 0.0
1917 51 36 0.13 0.0
1916 42 35 0.23 0.0
1915 50 40 0.00 0.0
1914 51 38 0.00 0.0
1913 83 56 0.00 0.0
1912 65 43 0.00 0.0
1911 36 32 0.32 0.0
1910 55 40 0.00 0.0
1909 36 28 0.01 1.9
1908 50 34 0.07 0.0
1907 44 33 0.00 0.0
1906 62 41 0.28 0.0
1905 43 35 0.09 0.0
1904 61 46 0.00 0.0
1903 52 33 0.00 0.0
1902 50 37 0.00 0.0
1901 85 45 0.20 0.0
1900 66 45 0.00 0.0
1899 73 41 0.00 0.0
1898 62 45 0.14 0.0
1897 44 32 0.00 0.0
1896 62 46 0.00 0.0
1895 65 45 0.00 0.0
1894 67 51 0.35 0.0
1893 45 36 0.16 0.0
1892 66 48 0.51 0.0
1891 60 48 0.00 0.0
1890 46 34 0.00 0.0
1889 47 34 0.00 0.0
1888 42 29 0.00 0.0
1887 64 44 0.00 0.0
1886 56 39 0.13 0.0
1885 49 34 0.00 0.0
1884 68 42 0.21 0.0
1883 59 37 0.00 n/a
1882 52 31 0.00 n/a
1881 66 41 0.01 n/a
1880 62 59 0.00 n/a
1879 48 33 0.00 n/a
1878 62 46 0.64 n/a
1877 40 31 0.00 n/a
1876 40 31 0.00 n/a
1875 36 31 0.61 n/a
1874 43 36 0.00 n/a
1873 45 39 1.90 n/a
1872 59 43 0.10 n/a
1871 50 41 0.00 n/a
What's the all-time high for Milwaukee on 5/1?
For the date of May 1, the highest temperature ever reached in Milwaukee history is 88 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 2021.
Highest Temperatures in Milwaukee on May 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 88 °F 1992
1 88 °F 2021
3 85 °F 1901
4 84 °F 2018
4 84 °F 1952
6 83 °F 1926
6 83 °F 1913
8 82 °F 1942
8 82 °F 2001
10 81 °F 1957
10 81 °F 2013
What's the all-time low for Milwaukee on 5/1?
For the date of May 1, the lowest temperature ever reached in Milwaukee history is 24 °F which happened in 1963.
Lowest Temperatures in Milwaukee on May 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 24 °F 1963
2 27 °F 1961
3 28 °F 1909
4 29 °F 1888
4 29 °F 1943
6 30 °F 1940
6 30 °F 1978
8 31 °F 1882
8 31 °F 1876
8 31 °F 1877
8 31 °F 1875
Lowest High Temperatures in Milwaukee on May 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 36 °F 1875
1 36 °F 1909
1 36 °F 1911
4 39 °F 1935
5 40 °F 1877
5 40 °F 1876
7 42 °F 1916
7 42 °F 1888
7 42 °F 1966
10 43 °F 1905
10 43 °F 1874
What's the most it has ever rained in Milwaukee on 5/1?
For the date of May 1, the most precipitation ever recorded in Milwaukee history is 1.90 inches which happened in 1873.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Milwaukee on May 1
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.90 inches 1873
2 0.91 inches 1933
3 0.67 inches 1919
4 0.64 inches 1878
5 0.63 inches 1930
5 0.63 inches 1983
7 0.61 inches 1875
8 0.57 inches 1972
9 0.51 inches 1892
10 0.50 inches 1973
All-Time Most Snow in Milwaukee on May 1
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.9 inches 1909
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1939–2024 Milwaukee Mitchell Airport location
1871–1938 Milwaukee WB location