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Weather in Connecticut

The most pleasant months of the year for Connecticut are June, August and September. In Connecticut, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Connecticut with an average high temperature of 82.5°, which ranks it as cooler than most states. January is the snowiest month in Connecticut with 11.0 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 - Connecticut, CT

11 PM PST

Clear

23°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
OvernightClear17° / 32°NW 9 mph
Thursday NightPartly Cloudy22° / 42°SE 2 mph
Friday NightLight Rain Likely40° / 52°E 5 mph
Saturday NightChance Rain Showers39° / 47°W 2 to 8 mph
Sunday NightPartly Cloudy27° / 38°W 12 mph
Monday NightMostly Cloudy then Chance Light Snow29° / 42°N 1 mph
Tuesday NightChance Rain And Snow27° / 36°NW 3 to 9 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 83 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 18
Rain: averages 50 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 37 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Connecticut area is 7 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Connecticut.

7 / 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° 18°
February39° 20°
March47° 27°
April59° 37°
May69° 47°
June78° 56°
July83° 62°
August81° 60°
September74° 52°
October62° 41°
November52° 33°
December40° 23°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Connecticut
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January028105
February02594
March022103
April08111
May01120
June20110
July30100
August2090
September0090
October0590
November015101
December026103

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 Connecticut    63 Reviews
Climate of Conncticut: - 8/5/2016
Lived in New Haven on the Connecticut coast (Long Island Sound) for 5 years in College. Summers are hot and often humid, but I like the beach and warm weather so I loved... Read More

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EXSPENSIVE TO LIVE HERE - 2/16/2016
I CAN'T SEE RETIRING HERE IN CT WAY TO EXSPENSIVE , COLD, AND LOTS OF TAXES MAKE IT IMPOSSIBLE TO RETIRE HERE.... Read More

Connecticut - 1/30/2016
Connecticut offers a good diversity of cultures, religion,heritage and employment opportunities. We have a variety of geography ranging from the shorelines of Long... Read More


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