Providence, Rhode Island 

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Weather in Providence, Rhode Island

The most pleasant months of the year for Providence are June, August and September. In Providence, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Providence with an average high temperature of 82.7°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in Rhode Island. January is the snowiest month in Providence with 10.2 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 - Providence, RI

1 PM PST

Mostly Sunny

82°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
This AfternoonMostly Sunny83° / 61°SW 6 mph
TuesdayShowers And Thunderstorms71° / 64°SE 3 to 10 mph
WednesdaySlight Chance Rain Showers83° / 64°W 7 mph
ThursdaySlight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms87° / 65°SW 5 to 8 mph
FridaySunny87° / 67°W 8 mph
SaturdayChance Showers And Thunderstorms82° / 63°W 6 to 9 mph
SundayChance Showers And Thunderstorms76° / 60°NW 8 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 83 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 19
Rain: averages 49 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 36 inches of snow a year


SPERLING'S COMFORT INDEX
Providence ranks 43/100 for Comfort Index

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. 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
January37° 19°
February40° 22°
March48° 29°
April58° 38°
May69° 47°
June77° 57°
July83° 63°
August81° 62°
September74° 54°
October63° 43°
November53° 34°
December42° 25°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Providence
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January028115
February025104
March020123
April06120
May01120
June20110
July40100
August2090
September1090
October03100
November013101
December025113

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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How is Providence RI? - 2/26/2016
I currently live in Rockford IL and just graduated college for broadcasting. I want to move out of this depressing, negative city and was thinking about Providence,... Read More

Providence is the most pot smoking city US I've ev - 9/15/2014
And I've been to San Francisco and Seattle, so that's saying a lot. If you like pot, good for you, my annoyance is with all the people who smoke pot plainly in... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND
02909 02908 02907 02906 02905 02903 02912

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