Average May Temperature in Newark by Year

This page contains a list of the average monthly high and low temperatures in Newark, New Jersey for the month of May each year between 1893 and 2024. It is based on NOAA data.
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What Was the Hottest May Ever in Newark?
1991 was the warmest May in the history of Newark, New Jersey. The average daily high temperature was 79.5 °F, and the average low was 58.3 °F.
What Was the Coldest May Ever in Newark?
1967 was the coolest May in the history of Newark, New Jersey. The average daily high temperature was 62.6 °F, and the average low was 46.0 °F.
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Year Rank High (°F) Low (°F)
2024 9 75.2 57.7
2023 43 74.0 53.1
2022 12 75.2 57.3
2021 31 74.7 53.9
2020 87 70.4 51.3
2019 42 72.0 55.1
2018 7 76.1 57.6
2017 79 69.1 53.2
2016 62 71.5 53.7
2015 2 79.2 57.3
2014 35 73.0 55.1
2013 46 72.6 54.1
2012 10 74.3 58.4
2011 20 73.8 57.4
2010 13 76.4 56.1
2009 48 72.4 54.1
2008 91 70.3 50.6
2007 24 75.7 54.6
2006 40 73.5 54.1
2005 107 68.4 49.8
2004 11 76.0 56.6
2003 109 66.8 51.1
2002 85 70.5 51.3
2001 38 73.1 54.8
2000 33 72.9 55.5
1999 49 72.4 54.1
1998 25 73.9 55.8
1997 106 68.8 49.6
1996 73 71.1 52.1
1995 60 71.8 53.6
1994 41 74.9 52.4
1993 5 77.2 56.8
1992 72 71.1 52.2
1991 1 79.5 58.3
1990 81 69.9 52.3
1989 51 71.9 54.5
1988 45 72.1 54.6
1987 39 74.0 53.8
1986 8 77.5 55.8
1985 4 76.5 57.6
1984 67 71.1 53.3
1983 86 69.5 52.1
1982 50 71.5 54.9
1981 36 73.9 54.1
1980 15 75.3 56.4
1979 30 72.3 56.7
1978 90 68.9 52.1
1977 22 76.1 54.7
1976 80 70.5 51.7
1975 17 74.7 56.9
1974 61 70.8 54.6
1973 92 67.8 52.9
1972 55 72.0 54.0
1971 89 69.5 51.6
1970 29 73.7 55.5
1969 34 73.8 54.4
1968 103 67.9 51.2
1967 117 62.6 46.0
1966 104 68.3 50.2
1965 3 77.8 56.8
1964 23 76.1 54.7
1963 83 71.2 50.9
1962 32 74.2 54.3
1961 98 69.1 50.3
1960 66 71.1 53.2
1959 18 76.2 55.2
1958 105 67.6 50.8
1957 56 73.8 51.9
1956 110 69.1 48.7
1955 28 75.4 53.9
1954 101 67.9 51.3
1953 57 71.0 54.6
1952 93 69.6 50.6
1951 59 73.0 52.5
1950 112 67.3 50.0
1949 65 73.4 51.3
1948 95 68.5 51.4
1947 96 70.3 49.6
1946 74 72.1 50.8
1945 111 68.8 48.9
1944 19 76.5 54.8
1943 69 71.6 52.2
1942 26 74.3 55.3
1941 54 74.9 51.2
1940 97 68.4 51.4
1939 37 74.8 53.2
1938 100 68.9 50.5
1937 52 74.4 51.9
1936 44 75.2 51.8
1935 108 69.3 48.6
1924 114 66.6 49.6
1923 76 71.6 51.3
1922 27 74.9 54.6
1921 63 72.2 52.6
1919 75 70.8 52.2
1918 14 76.0 56.1
1914 6 78.2 55.6
1913 53 73.7 52.6
1912 47 73.5 53.1
1911 21 76.9 54.0
1910 71 70.7 52.7
1909 88 70.1 51.3
1908 68 71.3 52.7
1907 116 65.9 45.8
1906 64 73.6 51.3
1905 84 71.3 50.7
1903 58 74.0 51.5
1902 102 69.5 49.7
1901 115 65.8 49.0
1900 94 71.6 48.4
1899 78 71.9 50.5
1898 113 66.6 50.5
1897 70 70.8 52.6
1896 16 75.4 56.3
1895 77 71.1 51.7
1894 82 70.4 51.7
1893 99 68.6 50.8
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Years Station Coordinates
1893–2024 Newark International Airport location