Newport County, Rhode Island 

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Climate in Newport County, Rhode Island

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The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Newport County is 7.1 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in Rhode Island.

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June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Newport County, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Newport, Rhode IslandUnited States
  47.9 in.38.1 in.
  31.2 in.27.8 in.
  126.5 days106.2 days
  201 days205 days
  80.0°85.8°
  22.5°21.7°
  7.17
  3.64.3
  89 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 Newport County with an average high temperature of 80.0°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Rhode Island. In Newport County, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Newport County are August, July and June.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Newport County with an average of 22.5°. This is one of the warmest places in Rhode Island.


In Newport County, there are 3.1 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is about average compared to other places in Rhode Island.


In Newport County, there are 99.0 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is one of the warmest places in Rhode Island.


In Newport County, there are 0.5 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is one of the warmest places in Rhode Island.


March is the wettest month in Newport County with 5.2 inches of rain, and the driest month is July with 3.2 inches. The wettest season is Summer with 28% of yearly precipitation and 22% occurs in Autumn, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 47.9 inches in Newport County means that it is drier than most places in Rhode Island.


May is the rainiest month in Newport County with 12.3 days of rain, and July is the driest month with only 9.2 rainy days. There are 126.5 rainy days annually in Newport County, which is rainier than most places in Rhode Island. The rainiest season is Summer when it rains 28% of the time and the driest is Winter with only a 23% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 31.2 inches in Newport County means that it is less snowy than most places in Rhode Island. February is the snowiest month in Newport County with 8.9 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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    02840 02871 02842 02878 02835 02837 02841


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