Average Temperatures for Tennessee in May





Average temperatures for May at cities and towns throughout Tennessee are listed below in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Eastern, Middle and Western Tennessee.

The tables give the normals for maximum and minimum temperatures based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 by the US National Climatic Data Center.

Eastern Tennessee

Average May temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
76 51 Bristol 24 11
80 57 Chattanooga 27 14
78 49 Copperhill 25 9
74 53 Crossville 23 12
78 55 Dayton 26 13
77 50 Gatlinburg 25 10
78 51 Greeneville 25 10
78 53 Kingsport 26 12
78 56 Knoxville 26 13
73 57 Lookout Mountain 23 14
74 47 Mountain City 23 8
78 56 Mousetail Landing Park 25 13
79 55 Oak Ridge 26 13
75 50 Oneida 24 10

Middle Tennessee

Average daily temperatures in May
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
78 53 Cheatham Lake Dam 26 12
79 56 Clarksville 26 14
78 53 Columbia 26 12
77 52 Cookeville 25 11
77 56 Dover 25 13
73 54 Monteagle 23 12
79 53 Murfreesboro 26 12
78 57 Nashville 26 14
79 55 Shelbyville 26 13

Western Tennessee

May temperatures: daily averages
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
79 59 Dyersburg 26 15
80 58 Jackson 26 15
79 57 Martin 26 14
81 62 Memphis 27 17
81 57 Savannah 27 14
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

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