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Weather in Rhode Island

The most pleasant months of the year for Rhode Island are June, August and July. In Rhode Island, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Rhode Island with an average high temperature of 81.5°, which ranks it as cooler than most states. January is the snowiest month in Rhode Island with 9.9 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 - Rhode Island, RI

1 PM PST

Isolated Showers And Thunderstorms

87°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
This AfternoonIsolated Showers And Thunderstorms88° / 70°S 10 mph
MondayMostly Sunny then Isolated Showers And Thunderstorms91° / 72°SW 5 to 10 mph
TuesdayMostly Sunny92° / 72°SW 5 to 13 mph
WednesdayMostly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms91° / 73°SW 7 to 12 mph
ThursdayChance Showers And Thunderstorms86° / 71°SW 6 mph
FridaySlight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms85° / 69°NE 3 to 7 mph
SaturdayPartly Sunny82° / 68°E 6 to 12 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 82 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 19
Rain: averages 50 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 35 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

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

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
January37° 19°
February40° 22°
March47° 28°
April58° 37°
May68° 47°
June76° 56°
July82° 62°
August80° 61°
September73° 53°
October63° 42°
November53° 34°
December42° 25°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Rhode Island
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January028115
February02594
March021113
April07110
May01120
June10110
July3090
August2090
September0090
October04100
November014101
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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