Somerville, Massachusetts 

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Weather in Somerville, Massachusetts

The most pleasant months of the year for Somerville are June, August and July. In Somerville, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Somerville with an average high temperature of 82.4°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in Massachusetts. January is the snowiest month in Somerville with 15.1 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall. July is the most humid month, though humidity is low for most of the year.


Today's Weather - Somerville, MA

11 PM PST

Mostly Clear

57°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
OvernightMostly Clear54° / 72°SE 2 mph
Tuesday NightPartly Cloudy then Patchy Fog63° / 77°SE 8 mph
Wednesday NightMostly Cloudy67° / 77°SE 6 to 10 mph
Thursday NightChance Rain Showers62° / 75°S 6 to 10 mph
Friday NightChance Rain Showers60° / 72°SW 5 to 8 mph
Saturday NightChance Rain Showers58° / 72°SW 3 to 7 mph
Sunday NightPartly Cloudy56° / 72°W 7 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 82 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 19
Rain: averages 48 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 51 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Somerville area is 6.9 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Massachusetts.

6.9 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January36° 19°
February39° 22°
March46° 29°
April57° 38°
May68° 48°
June77° 58°
July82° 63°
August81° 62°
September73° 54°
October62° 43°
November52° 35°
December41° 25°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Somerville
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January028128
February024106
March019125
April06121
May10130
June20120
July40100
August30100
September1090
October03100
November012111
December024125

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.


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Reviews for Somerville    3 Reviews
Ready to move on...but where? - 11/17/2011
I've lived in Somerville/Cambridge for 10 years, the last 4.5 with my husband in Spring Hill. It really is a great place to live if you are in your 20s & 30s: it is... Read More

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Not too bad a place to live - 9/30/2008
Living in Somerville is OK. I'm not a 'city' person and I would rather be out in the country some place, but it's not too bad here. I'm in my early 50s and own a house.... Read More

Davis Square - 2/8/2008
we are midwest transplants to the Boston area and lucked out by finding this great little neighborhood - right on the train line, little stores and good community - we... Read More


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