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Weather in New Jersey

The most pleasant months of the year for New Jersey are September, June and August. In New Jersey, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for New Jersey with an average high temperature of 85.1°, which ranks it as about average compared to other states. February is the snowiest month in New Jersey with 7.2 inches of snow, and 5 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 - New Jersey, NJ

8 AM PST

Partly Sunny

44°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TodayPartly Sunny49° / 37°E 5 to 8 mph
SaturdayHeavy Rain50° / 35°E 9 to 20 mph
SundayPartly Sunny46° / 32°W 9 to 15 mph
MondayPartly Sunny45° / 29°W 8 to 14 mph
TuesdayMostly Sunny43° / 27°NW 7 to 12 mph
WednesdayMostly Sunny42° / 26°NW 5 to 8 mph
ThursdayMostly Sunny42° / 29°N 6 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 85 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 22
Rain: averages 48 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 23 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the New Jersey area is 7.2 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in New Jersey.

7.2 / 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
January39° 22°
February42° 24°
March51° 31°
April62° 41°
May72° 50°
June81° 60°
July85° 65°
August84° 64°
September77° 56°
October65° 44°
November55° 36°
December44° 27°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: New Jersey
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January026103
February02393
March017102
April04110
May10110
June30100
July70100
August4090
September1080
October0390
November01190
December022102

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 New Jersey    121 Reviews
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