Bennington Metro Area, VT Weather


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The most pleasant months of the year for the Bennington metro area are August, July and June. In the Bennington metro area, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for the Bennington metro area with an average high temperature of 79.1°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Vermont. January is the snowiest month in the Bennington metro area with 20.8 inches of snow, and 7 months of the year have significant snowfall. There are few days during the summer when the humidity becomes unpleasant.

Today's Weather - Bennington, VT

9 PM PST

Patchy Fog

63°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
OvernightPatchy Fog61° / 68°SE 12 mph
Monday NightShowers And Thunderstorms60° / 73°S 10 to 17 mph
Tuesday NightSlight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms51° / 67°W 6 to 9 mph
Wednesday NightChance Showers And Thunderstorms46° / 63°W 6 mph
Thursday NightSlight Chance Rain Showers then Partly Cloudy42° / 65°NW 2 to 7 mph
Friday NightMostly Clear44° / 69°NW 2 to 6 mph
Saturday NightPartly Cloudy47° / 72°E 3 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 79 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 10
Rain: averages 48 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 79 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Bennington Metro Area area is 8.9 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Vermont.

8.9 / 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
January30° 10°
February34° 13°
March42° 21°
April55° 33°
May67° 43°
June75° 52°
July79° 56°
August78° 54°
September70° 46°
October58° 36°
November47° 29°
December35° 18°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Bennington
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January030139
February027117
March027126
April015122
May03140
June10130
July10120
August00110
September02110
October011120
November020133
December028138

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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