Norfolk May Weather

Averages and records for weather in Norfolk, Virginia in the month of May.
Typical Norfolk May Weather
1991–2020
Average daily high 76.5 °F
Average daily low 59.1 °F
Average monthly precipitation 3.8 inches
Average monthly snow none
Daily chance of precipitation 36.0%
Daily chance of snow 0%
Norfolk May Weather Records
1909–2024
Highest temperature 101 °F May 27, 1941
Lowest temperature 35 °F May 6, 1920
Highest daily low 77 °F May 31, 1991
Lowest daily high 50 °F May 2, 1964
Hottest average high temperature 84.4 °F 1941
Coldest average high temperature 70.6 °F 1920
Most daily precipitation 3.5 inches May 29, 1929
Most monthly precipitation 10.4 inches 1924
Most daily snow none -
Most monthly snow none -
Note: Daily averages are a moving average which includes 14 days before and after
Day Average (°F) Record (°F)
High Low High Low
May 1 72.9 54.6 98 40
May 2 73.2 54.9 93 39
May 3 73.4 55.2 94 37
May 4 73.6 55.5 93 38
May 5 73.7 55.8 91 39
May 6 73.8 56.0 93 35
May 7 73.9 56.2 96 38
May 8 74.2 56.5 92 37
May 9 74.4 56.8 94 36
May 10 74.7 57.0 96 40
May 11 74.9 57.3 94 36
May 12 75.2 57.7 93 36
May 13 75.6 58.1 96 41
May 14 76.0 58.4 97 40
May 15 76.2 58.8 91 43
May 16 76.4 59.0 98 40
May 17 76.6 59.3 98 38
May 18 76.9 59.6 94 44
May 19 77.2 59.8 96 43
May 20 77.5 60.1 98 46
May 21 77.8 60.4 94 45
May 22 78.0 60.8 99 44
May 23 78.2 61.0 94 43
May 24 78.4 61.3 92 46
May 25 78.7 61.6 93 44
May 26 78.9 61.9 97 44
May 27 79.2 62.2 101 40
May 28 79.7 62.6 98 39
May 29 80.0 63.1 100 44
May 30 80.2 63.4 99 42
May 31 80.4 63.7 100 45
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1946–2024 Norfolk International Airport location
1909–1945 Diamond Springs location