New Britain, Connecticut 

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Climate in New Britain, Connecticut

New Britain, Connecticut gets 53 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

New Britain averages 35 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 192 sunny days per year in New Britain. The US average is 205 sunny days.

New Britain gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 108 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.


Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 84 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 19
Rain: averages 53 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 35 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for New Britain is 7.1 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Connecticut.

7.1 / 10
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in New Britain, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  New Britain, ConnecticutUnited States
  53.3 in.38.1 in.
  34.9 in.27.8 in.
  108.0 days106.2 days
  192 days205 days
  84.1°85.8°
  18.5°21.7°
  7.17
  3.34.3
  167 ft.2443 ft.
CLIMATE

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


July is the hottest month for New Britain with an average high temperature of 84.1°, which ranks it as one of the hottest places in Connecticut. In New Britain, there are 5 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for New Britain are June, September and August.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for New Britain with an average of 18.5°. This is about average compared to other places in Connecticut.


In New Britain, there are 10.5 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is hotter than most places in Connecticut.


In New Britain, there are 120.2 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is about average compared to other places in Connecticut.


In New Britain, there are 2.4 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is about average compared to other places in Connecticut.


October is the wettest month in New Britain with 5.2 inches of rain, and the driest month is February with 3.5 inches. The wettest season is Winter with 27% of yearly precipitation and 22% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 53.3 inches in New Britain means that it is one of the wettest places in Connecticut.


May is the rainiest month in New Britain with 10.3 days of rain, and October is the driest month with only 8.1 rainy days. There are 108.0 rainy days annually in New Britain, which is one of the least rainy places in Connecticut. The rainiest season is Summer when it rains 27% of the time and the driest is Winter with only a 23% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 34.9 inches in New Britain means that it is about average compared to other places in Connecticut. January is the snowiest month in New Britain with 10.6 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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