Bedford, New Hampshire 

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Climate in Bedford, New Hampshire

Bedford, New Hampshire gets 44 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Bedford averages 58 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 Bedford. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Bedford gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 127 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 82 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 13
Rain: averages 44 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 58 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Bedford is 6.8 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in New Hampshire.

6.8 / 10
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Bedford, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Bedford, New HampshireUnited States
  44.4 in.38.1 in.
  57.5 in.27.8 in.
  127.0 days106.2 days
  199 days205 days
  82.3°85.8°
  13.1°21.7°
  6.87
  3.24.3
  305 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 Bedford with an average high temperature of 82.3°, which ranks it as one of the hottest places in New Hampshire. In Bedford, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Bedford are June, August and July.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Bedford with an average of 13.1°. This is warmer than most places in New Hampshire.


In Bedford, there are 8.5 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is hotter than most places in New Hampshire.


In Bedford, there are 142.9 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is one of the warmest places in New Hampshire.


In Bedford, there are 5.2 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is one of the warmest places in New Hampshire.


June is the wettest month in Bedford with 4.3 inches of rain, and the driest month is February with 2.8 inches. The wettest season is Winter with 27% of yearly precipitation and 21% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 44.4 inches in Bedford means that it is about average compared to other places in New Hampshire.


May is the rainiest month in Bedford with 12.4 days of rain, and February is the driest month with only 8.7 rainy days. There are 127.0 rainy days annually in Bedford, which is less rainy than most places in New Hampshire. The rainiest season is Summer when it rains 27% of the time and the driest is Spring with only a 23% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 57.5 inches in Bedford means that it is less snowy than most places in New Hampshire. January is the snowiest month in Bedford with 17.2 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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