Tampa, FL Climate in May

Temperature for May

In Tampa, FL during May the average high temperature is 87.9°F. The hottest day on record was May 27, 1975 when the temperature hit 98.1°F.

Tampa, FL daily average and extreme temperature range for May

Low Temperature

During May the overnight temperature drops to an average of 68.1°F, with the lowest temperature of 50.0°F being recorded on May 8, 1992. In May it has never frozen overnight.

Precipitation for May

In May the average monthly rainfall in Tampa, FL is 2.54 inches with rain usually falling on between 6 and 7 days. 1943 was the driest May with only 0.00 inches of rain falling, and 1979 was the wettest May with 17.25 inches of rain. The wettest single day in May was 8 May 1979 when 10.08 inches of rain fell.

There are thunderstorms on between 3 and 4 days in May.