Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area, Massachusetts gets 49 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area averages 49 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 205 sunny days per year in Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 126 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 82 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 17
Rain: averages 49 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 49 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Boston-Cambridge-Newton metro area is 6.9 (10=best), which means it is about average compared to other places in Massachusetts.
9.2 / 4.8
Summer / Winter
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the Boston-Cambridge-Newton metro area, while January and February are the least comfortable months.