Lansing, MI Climate in May

Temperature for May

In Lansing, MI during May the average high temperature is 70.9°F. The hottest day on record was May 22, 1977 when the temperature hit 93.9°F.

Lansing, MI daily average and extreme temperature range for May

Low Temperature

During May the overnight temperature drops to an average of 46.1°F, with the lowest temperature of 21.9°F being recorded on May 7, 1974. Overnight temperatures drop below freezing between 1 and 10 times in May.

Precipitation for May

In May the average monthly rainfall in Lansing, MI is 3.19 inches with rain usually falling on between 12 and 13 days. 1996 was the driest May with only 0.46 inches of rain falling, and 2004 was the wettest May with 10.43 inches of rain. The wettest single day in May was 11 May 1981 when 2.72 inches of rain fell.

In May it usually snows on between 0 and 1 days. There are thunderstorms on between 3 and 4 days in May.