Rhode Island climate guide

Temperature in Rhode Island (°C)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Max temperature (daytime)
2°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Rhode Island (Providence)2
3°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Rhode Island (Providence)3
8°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Rhode Island (Providence)8
14°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Rhode Island (Providence)14
20°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Rhode Island (Providence)20
25°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Rhode Island (Providence)25
28°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Rhode Island (Providence)28
27°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Rhode Island (Providence)27
23°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Rhode Island (Providence)23
18°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Rhode Island (Providence)18
11°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Rhode Island (Providence)11
5°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Rhode Island (Providence)5
Min temperature (night-time)
-7°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Rhode Island (Providence)-7
-6°C minimum night-time temperature in February in Rhode Island (Providence)-6
-2°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Rhode Island (Providence)-2
3°C minimum night-time temperature in April in Rhode Island (Providence)3
8°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Rhode Island (Providence)8
14°C minimum night-time temperature in June in Rhode Island (Providence)14
17°C minimum night-time temperature in July in Rhode Island (Providence)17
16°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Rhode Island (Providence)16
12°C minimum night-time temperature in September in Rhode Island (Providence)12
6°C minimum night-time temperature in October in Rhode Island (Providence)6
2°C minimum night-time temperature in November in Rhode Island (Providence)2
-4°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Rhode Island (Providence)-4
Sea temperature
5°C sea temperature in January in Rhode Island (Providence)5
3°C sea temperature in February in Rhode Island (Providence)3
3°C sea temperature in March in Rhode Island (Providence)3
6°C sea temperature in April in Rhode Island (Providence)6
11°C sea temperature in May in Rhode Island (Providence)11
15°C sea temperature in June in Rhode Island (Providence)15
20°C sea temperature in July in Rhode Island (Providence)20
20°C sea temperature in August in Rhode Island (Providence)20
19°C sea temperature in September in Rhode Island (Providence)19
15°C sea temperature in October in Rhode Island (Providence)15
12°C sea temperature in November in Rhode Island (Providence)12
8°C sea temperature in December in Rhode Island (Providence)8

Sunshine & Daylight in Rhode Island

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daily hours of sunshine
6 hours of sunshine per day (58% of daylight hours) in January in Rhode Island6
6 hours of sunshine per day (57% of daylight hours) in February in Rhode Island6
7 hours of sunshine per day (58% of daylight hours) in March in Rhode Island7
8 hours of sunshine per day (56% of daylight hours) in April in Rhode Island8
8 hours of sunshine per day (56% of daylight hours) in May in Rhode Island8
9 hours of sunshine per day (60% of daylight hours) in June in Rhode Island9
9 hours of sunshine per day (63% of daylight hours) in July in Rhode Island9
8 hours of sunshine per day (61% of daylight hours) in August in Rhode Island8
8 hours of sunshine per day (62% of daylight hours) in September in Rhode Island8
7 hours of sunshine per day (61% of daylight hours) in October in Rhode Island7
5 hours of sunshine per day (50% of daylight hours) in November in Rhode Island5
5 hours of sunshine per day (51% of daylight hours) in December in Rhode Island5
Daily hours of daylight
10 hours of daylight per day in January in Rhode Island (Providence)10
11 hours of daylight per day in February in Rhode Island (Providence)11
12 hours of daylight per day in March in Rhode Island (Providence)12
13 hours of daylight per day in April in Rhode Island (Providence)13
15 hours of daylight per day in May in Rhode Island (Providence)15
15 hours of daylight per day in June in Rhode Island (Providence)15
15 hours of daylight per day in July in Rhode Island (Providence)15
14 hours of daylight per day in August in Rhode Island (Providence)14
12 hours of daylight per day in September in Rhode Island (Providence)12
11 hours of daylight per day in October in Rhode Island (Providence)11
10 hours of daylight per day in November in Rhode Island (Providence)10
9 hours of daylight per day in December in Rhode Island (Providence)9

Rainfall in Rhode Island

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Number of days with some rain
11 days with some rainfall in January in Rhode Island (Providence)11
10 days with some rainfall in February in Rhode Island (Providence)10
11 days with some rainfall in March in Rhode Island (Providence)11
11 days with some rainfall in April in Rhode Island (Providence)11
11 days with some rainfall in May in Rhode Island (Providence)11
11 days with some rainfall in June in Rhode Island (Providence)11
9 days with some rainfall in July in Rhode Island (Providence)9
10 days with some rainfall in August in Rhode Island (Providence)10
8 days with some rainfall in September in Rhode Island (Providence)8
9 days with some rainfall in October in Rhode Island (Providence)9
11 days with some rainfall in November in Rhode Island (Providence)11
12 days with some rainfall in December in Rhode Island (Providence)12
Average monthly rainfall (mm)
99 mm monthly rainfall in January in Rhode Island (Providence)99
92 mm monthly rainfall in February in Rhode Island (Providence)92
106 mm monthly rainfall in March in Rhode Island (Providence)106
104 mm monthly rainfall in April in Rhode Island (Providence)104
92 mm monthly rainfall in May in Rhode Island (Providence)92
80 mm monthly rainfall in June in Rhode Island (Providence)80
81 mm monthly rainfall in July in Rhode Island (Providence)81
96 mm monthly rainfall in August in Rhode Island (Providence)96
89 mm monthly rainfall in September in Rhode Island (Providence)89
93 mm monthly rainfall in October in Rhode Island (Providence)93
114 mm monthly rainfall in November in Rhode Island (Providence)114
112 mm monthly rainfall in December in Rhode Island (Providence)112

More climate for Rhode Island

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
UV Index (Maximum)
UV (maximum) index 1 (Low) in January in Rhode Island (Providence)1
UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in February in Rhode Island (Providence)2
UV (maximum) index 4 (Moderate) in March in Rhode Island (Providence)4
UV (maximum) index 6 (High) in April in Rhode Island (Providence)6
UV (maximum) index 7 (High) in May in Rhode Island (Providence)7
UV (maximum) index 8 (Very High) in June in Rhode Island (Providence)8
UV (maximum) index 8 (Very High) in July in Rhode Island (Providence)8
UV (maximum) index 8 (Very High) in August in Rhode Island (Providence)8
UV (maximum) index 6 (High) in September in Rhode Island (Providence)6
UV (maximum) index 4 (Moderate) in October in Rhode Island (Providence)4
UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in November in Rhode Island (Providence)2
UV (maximum) index 1 (Low) in December in Rhode Island (Providence)1
Heat & Humidity
No heat & humidity in January in Rhode Island (Providence)0
No heat & humidity in February in Rhode Island (Providence)0
No heat & humidity in March in Rhode Island (Providence)0
No heat & humidity in April in Rhode Island (Providence)0
No heat & humidity in May in Rhode Island (Providence)0
No heat & humidity in June in Rhode Island (Providence)0
Moderate heat & humidity in July in Rhode Island (Providence)M
Low heat & humidity in August in Rhode Island (Providence)L
No heat & humidity in September in Rhode Island (Providence)0
No heat & humidity in October in Rhode Island (Providence)0
No heat & humidity in November in Rhode Island (Providence)0
No heat & humidity in December in Rhode Island (Providence)0

Note: 0 = None, L = Low, M = Moderate, H = High, VH = Very high, E = Extreme

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The climate guide for Rhode Island, represented by Providence, shows long term monthly weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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