Madison, CT has a humid continental climate with mild to warm summers and cold winters. Average daily summer temperatures range from the upper 60s to mid 70s Fahrenheit, while winter lows dip into the teens and twenties Fahrenheit. Precipitation is fairly evenly spread out between all seasons, although there can be occasional snowstorms in late winter or early spring. The area also experiences oceanic influences due to its proximity to Long Island Sound, leading to more moderate temperatures compared to areas further inland.
Madison, Connecticut gets 48 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Madison averages 32 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 199 sunny days per year in Madison. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Madison gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 111 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.
Summer High: the July high is around 84 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 20
Rain: averages 48 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 32 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Madison is 7.2 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in Connecticut.
9.1 / 5.2
Summer / Winter
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Madison, while January and February are the least comfortable months.