Providence May Weather

Averages and records for weather in Providence, Rhode Island in the month of May.
Typical Providence May Weather
1991–2020
Average daily high 68.9 °F
Average daily low 49.2 °F
Average monthly precipitation 3.4 inches
Average monthly snow none
Daily chance of precipitation 39.2%
Daily chance of snow 0%
Providence May Weather Records
1948–2024
Highest temperature 96 °F May 26, 2010
Lowest temperature 29 °F May 9, 1956
Highest daily low 70 °F May 18, 2017
Lowest daily high 43 °F May 11, 1963
Hottest average high temperature 75.6 °F 1991
Coldest average high temperature 60.8 °F 1967
Most daily precipitation 5.2 inches May 31, 1984
Most monthly precipitation 10.6 inches 1948
Most daily snow 6.7 inches May 9, 1977
Most monthly snow 7.0 inches 1977
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 63.9 44.6 82 30
May 2 64.2 44.9 92 34
May 3 64.5 45.3 91 33
May 4 64.7 45.5 92 31
May 5 64.8 45.7 91 35
May 6 65.1 45.9 82 34
May 7 65.5 46.1 91 32
May 8 65.8 46.4 91 33
May 9 66.1 46.7 91 29
May 10 66.5 47.0 92 34
May 11 66.9 47.3 93 36
May 12 67.3 47.7 90 33
May 13 67.7 48.1 88 36
May 14 68.0 48.4 83 35
May 15 68.4 48.8 87 38
May 16 68.8 49.2 89 39
May 17 69.1 49.5 91 35
May 18 69.5 49.7 93 33
May 19 69.7 50.0 91 35
May 20 70.0 50.2 95 40
May 21 70.3 50.5 93 36
May 22 70.4 50.8 94 38
May 23 70.6 51.0 94 40
May 24 70.9 51.3 92 38
May 25 71.3 51.6 93 33
May 26 71.5 51.9 96 35
May 27 71.9 52.2 90 35
May 28 72.4 52.7 91 40
May 29 72.7 53.1 88 40
May 30 72.9 53.4 93 37
May 31 73.1 53.7 94 37
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2024 Providence Airport location