Newport County, Rhode Island 

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Weather in Newport County, Rhode Island

The most pleasant months of the year for Newport County are August, July and June. In Newport County, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. 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. February is the snowiest month in Newport County with 8.9 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 - Newport, RI

6 PM PST

Chance Showers And Thunderstorms

71°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TonightChance Showers And Thunderstorms70° / 76°SE 14 mph
Friday NightShowers And Thunderstorms Likely61° / 74°W 5 to 8 mph
Saturday NightRain Showers Likely61° / 74°SW 6 mph
Sunday NightPartly Cloudy57° / 72°W 13 mph
Monday NightChance Rain Showers60° / 72°W 13 mph
Tuesday NightSlight Chance Rain Showers57° / 71°W 7 to 12 mph
Wednesday NightSlight Chance Rain Showers54° / 69°N 12 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 80 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 23
Rain: averages 48 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 31 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Newport County area is 9.1 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Rhode Island.

9.1 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7.8. 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
January38° 23°
February40° 25°
March47° 31°
April56° 39°
May66° 48°
June75° 58°
July80° 64°
August79° 63°
September73° 57°
October62° 46°
November53° 38°
December43° 29°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Newport
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January025114
February024104
March017123
April03120
May00120
June00110
July2090
August1090
September0090
October01100
November08100
December021113

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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ZIP CODES IN NEWPORT COUNTY, RHODE ISLAND
02840 02871 02842 02878 02835 02837 02841


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