Virginia Beach - Recent May Temperatures and Rainfall





The numbers here describe what the May weather in Virginia Beach, Virginia was like for every year since 2010. A series of tables gives May data by year for temperature and precipitation.

They begin with average maximum and minimum temperatures in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius. That's followed by how many hot days occurred each May. Then there's information on how much rain actually landed this month during recent years, as well as how often Virginia Beach had wet weather.

The climate data come from weather measurements made at Norfolk International Airport.

Temperature Weather iconTemperature

May temperature averages by year in Virginia Beach
High °F Low °F Year High °C Low °C
82 65 2018 28 18
76 60 2017 25 16
74 58 2016 23 15
79 62 2015 26 16
78 61 2014 26 16
76 60 2013 24 15
78 63 2012 26 17
80 60 2011 26 16
79 61 2010 26 16
Number of days in May when the temperature in Virginia Beach rose to at least 70 or 90 degrees Fahrenheit
Year 70 °F
21 °C
90 °F
32 °C
2018 28 1
2017 21 3
2016 20 1
2015 26 2
2014 24 4
2013 23 2
2012 28 0
2011 26 4
2010 24 6

Rainy Weather iconRain

This table gives the total precipitation that fell on Virginia Beach during May in each year from 2010. The number of days with precipitation counts the days when rainfall amounted to 0.01 inches (0.3 millimeters) or more.

Total rainfall for May in Virginia Beach
Days Year Inches Milli­metres
10 2018 7.7 195
16 2017 8.6 218
17 2016 5.1 130
8 2015 1.5 38
8 2014 4.7 118
12 2013 4.2 105
10 2012 6.4 163
9 2011 2.0 50
9 2010 4.6 117
Reference

Jay Lawrimore. 2016. Global Summary of the Month, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 

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