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    Rhode Island

    Nantucket weather and climate

    Rhode Island

    Nantucket weather and climate

     

    Day

    8 °C

     

    Night

    0 °C

     

    Sea

    4 °C

     

    Precipitation

    98 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    11 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    12 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    7 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    66 %

     

    Day

    8 °C

     

    Night

    0 °C

     

    Sea

    4 °C

     

    Precipitation

    98 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    11 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    12 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    7 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    66 %

    Overview: Nantucket
    Nantucket (United States of America) is a place with a mild climate. Temperatures during the day are in the range from 4 °C (39 °F) in January to 25 °C (77 °F) in July. The highest night temperatures could be experienced in July with 17 °C (63 °F), the lowest in January with -3 °C (26 °F). The least rainy month in Nantucket is September with its 8 days of rain, the rainiest month is December, when it rains 12 days. Sea temperatures are in the following range: 4 °C (38 °F) in February to 19 °C (67 °F) in August.

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    Last week's weather in Nantucket

    Average daily temperature during the week of 19 February 2024 - 25 February 2024 was 4 °C (39 °F), average minimal (night) temperature was -3 °C (27 °F). Both the daily and night temperatures in Nantucket are roughly same as the long-term average, which is around 5 °C (41 °F) and -3 °C (27 °F) respectively. Friday marked the hottest day of the week. The average temperatures observed during different times of day (based on local time) were as below: 7am 0 °C (32 °F), 10am 3 °C (37 °F), 1pm 3 °C (37 °F), 4pm 2 °C (36 °F), 7pm 0 °C (32 °F), 10pm -1 °C (30 °F).

    The week had 5 days without rain, 1 day with light rain and 1 day with moderate rain. During the whole week, total of 20 mm (0.79 in) of precipitation was observed, which is roughly same as the long term average for Nantucket, which is 20 mm (0.79 in). The daytime hours (from dawn to dusk) had an average cloud coverage of 40 %. There was a meteorological observation of mist.

    An average wind speed of 4.7 m/s was recorded. The air pressure was 994 hpa - 1035 hpa. On average, the air humidity in Nantucket was 72 %.

    During the daytime (from dawn to dusk), there were in average: 6 hours clear skies, 1 hour partially overcast skies, 4 hours overcast skies and 0.5 hours rainy weather. On average, the time of sunrise was 06:26, and the time of sunset was 17:21.

    Weather overview for Nantucket

    Weather overview

    Nantucket (United States of America) is a place with a mild climate. Temperatures during the day are in the range from 4 °C (39 °F) in January to 25 °C (77 °F) in July. The highest night temperatures could be experienced in July with 17 °C (63 °F), the lowest in January with -3 °C (26 °F). The least rainy month in Nantucket is September with its 8 days of rain, the rainiest month is December, when it rains 12 days. Sea temperatures are in the following range: 4 °C (38 °F) in February to 19 °C (67 °F) in August.

    January weather

    The minimum of the day temperature is observable, its value is 4 °C (39 °F) in Nantucket, while the sea temperature continues to descent. The number of rainy days starts to descent, with its value of 11 days, and the rainfall amount descent's start could be observed too, its value is 88 mm (3.46 in). The night temperature is on its minimum, the value of this measure is -3 °C (26 °F). The number of sun hours (without clouds) starts to rise in January.

    February weather

    The sea temperature reaches its minimum, its value is 4 °C (38 °F) in Nantucket, while the beginning of the rise of the day temperature could be noticed, the value of this measure is 5 °C (40 °F). The night temperature starts to rise in February. The humidity is on its minimum in this month. The number of sun hours (without clouds) rises similarly to the previous month, with its value being 6 hours.

    March weather

    The rainfall amount starts to rise in March in Nantucket. The day temperature rises similarly to the previous month, the value of this measure is 8 °C (46 °F), and the night temperature rises similarly to the previous month too, with its value being 0 °C (32 °F). The number of sun hours (without clouds) rises similarly to the previous month, with its value of 7 hours.

    April weather

    The rise of the day temperature can be observed, its value is 12 °C (53 °F) in Nantucket, while the sea temperature starts to rise. The night temperature rises similarly to the previous month, its value is 4 °C (39 °F). The rise of the number of sun hours (without clouds) can be observed, with its value of 7 hours.

    May weather

    The day temperature continues to rise, with its value being 16 °C (62 °F) in Nantucket, and the sea temperature rises similarly to the previous month too, with its value of 10 °C (49 °F). The rise of the number of sun hours (without clouds) can be observed, with its value being 8 hours. The night temperature rises similarly to the previous month, its value is 9 °C (47 °F).

    June weather

    The sea temperature rises similarly to the previous month, the value of this measure is 14 °C (57 °F) in Nantucket, and the day temperature rises similarly to the previous month too, the value of this measure is 22 °C (71 °F). The rainfall amount starts to descent in June. The maximum of the number of sun hours (without clouds) can be noticed. The night temperature rises similarly to the previous month, with its value of 14 °C (57 °F). The day length reaches its maximum in June.

    July weather

    The tourist season is at its beginning in Nantucket. The day temperature is on its maximum, with its value of 25 °C (77 °F), while the rise of the sea temperature can be observed. The minimum of the rainfall amount is observable, its value is 70 mm (2.76 in), while the number of rainy days starts to descent in this month. The maximum of the night temperature can be noticed, the value of this measure is 17 °C (63 °F).

    August weather

    The maximum of the sea temperature is observable, its value is 19 °C (67 °F) in Nantucket. The ongoing tourist season is noticeable. The beginning of the rise of the rainfall amount could be noticed, the value of this measure is 78 mm (3.09 in). The number of sun hours (without clouds) descents similarly to the previous month, the value of this measure is 8 hours. The maximum of the humidity can be noticed, its value is 76 %.

    September weather

    The day temperature starts to descent, with its value of 22 °C (71 °F) in Nantucket, and the sea temperature starts to descent as well, the value of this measure is 18 °C (64 °F). The minimum of the number of rainy days can be noticed, the value of this measure is 8 days, while the rise of the rainfall amount can be observed, with its value of 89 mm (3.51 in). The beginning of the descent of the night temperature could be noticed, with its value of 14 °C (58 °F). The descent of the number of sun hours (without clouds) can be observed.

    October weather

    The descent of the sea temperature can be observed in Nantucket, and the descent of the day temperature can be observed as well, its value is 17 °C (62 °F). The number of rainy days starts to rise, its value is 9 days. The night temperature descents similarly to the previous month, the value of this measure is 9 °C (48 °F). The number of sun hours (without clouds) descents similarly to the previous month, the value of this measure is 7 hours.

    November weather

    The day temperature continues to descent, its value is 12 °C (54 °F) in Nantucket, and the sea temperature continues to descent as well, with its value being 11 °C (51 °F). The number of rainy days rises similarly to the previous month, with its value being 10 days, while the rainfall amount starts to rise, with its value of 100 mm (3.92 in). The night temperature descents similarly to the previous month, the value of this measure is 4 °C (40 °F). The number of sun hours (without clouds) descents similarly to the previous month, with its value being 5 hours.

    December weather

    The day temperature descents similarly to the previous month, with its value of 7 °C (45 °F) in Nantucket, and the sea temperature descents similarly to the previous month too, with its value being 7 °C (45 °F). The number of rainy days is on its maximum, with its value being 12 days, and the maximum of the rainfall amount can be noticed as well, with its value being 111 mm (4.38 in). The number of sun hours (without clouds) reaches its minimum, with its value of 4 hours. The day length is on its minimum in December.

    FAQs

    Is June a good month to visit Nantucket?

    Nantucket can be visited in June - the weather will be moderate. The temperature of 14 °C (57 °F) at night may make it better to dine inside or to put on more clothes for a dinner outside.

    Is July part of the wet season in Nantucket?

    No, there is no wet season in July in Nantucket - you can expect 8 days of rain during the month.

    What temperature can I expect during the day in August in Nantucket?

    In Nantucket in August, the average daily temperatures will be 25 °C (76 °F). A comfortable temperature for most people, where it is neither too cold nor too hot, and a large number of activities can be carried out comfortably, including sunbathing by the water. Lighter clothing will be suitable - shorts, skirts, t-shirts, jackets; a light sweater and long trousers may also be useful.

    What is the sea temperature in Nantucket in September?

    The sea will reach 18 °C (64 °F) in September in Nantucket. At this sea temperature, swimming probably won't be the best experience. You probably won't like to stay in water for a long time. On the other hand, there are a minority of people who seek these conditions. In absolute terms, the decrease compared to the last month is 1 °C (35 °F).

    What is the average number of rainy days in Nantucket in October?

    In October in Nantucket, we can expect 9 days to be rainy, that is, days when precipitation exceeds 2 mm (0.08 in). Converted to days of the week, this means that it will occur on an average of 2.1 days of the week, or in general - 30 % days.

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