Memorial Day Weather Statistics

The tables below show Memorial Day weather statistics for Milwaukee and Madison:

   Milwaukee Madison  
     
Record:    
MaximumTemperature 91° on May 30, 1994 92° on May 30, 1953
MinimumTemperature 33° on May 30, 1961 30° on May 30, 1965
Low Maximum Temperature 46° on May 30, 1889 49° on May 30, 1889
High Minimum Temperature 71° on May 30, 1929 71° on May 29, 2006, May 30, 1874, and 1871
Precipitation 1.25" on May 28, 1984 2.15" on May 30, 1958
     
     
Normal:    
MaximumTemperature 69° 72°
MinimumTemperature 50° 50°
Precipitation 0.12" 0.13"
     
     
% of days with a max temperature:    
90° or higher 2% 2%
80°-89° 13% 23%
70°-79° 27% 42%
60°-69° 40% 25%
50°-59° 15% 7%
40°-49° 3% <1%
     
     
% of days with:    
a trace of rainfall or more 44% 44%
0.1" of rainfall or more 14% 17%
0.5" of rainfall or more 1% 6%
1.0" of rainfall or more <1% 3%
2.0" of rainfall or more 0% <1%
     

The following table shows the weather data for the past 10 Memorial Days:

  Milwaukee Madison
Dates
Max Min Rain Max Min Rain
May 28, 2012 89 69 0.05 85
 67 0.61
May 30, 2011 88 50 0.00  88  56  0.00
May 31, 2010 77 57 0.01  78  54  T
May 25, 2009 61 48 T  69  46  T
May 26, 2008 81
41 0.06 82
50 0.00
May 28, 2007 71 49 0.00  76  45  0.00
May 29, 2006 89 70 0.13  89  71  0.00
May 30, 2005 67 48 0.00  75  49  0.00
May 31, 2004 66 53 0.21  69  56  0.34
May 26, 2003 64 49 0.00  74  41  0.00

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Brooks

NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan



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