Providence Temperatures: Averages by Month
The numbers here tell you how hot and cold the weather usually is in Providence, Rhode Island during each month of the year.
The average high and low temperatures are listed below monthly and annually for the city, in both degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius.
Maximums and minimums are only part of the temperature picture. To fill in the rest, there's information on how many days a month get above or below a given temperature.
To find out how often it rises over 70, 80 or 90 °F each month in Providence, scroll down farther. There are also monthly and yearly counts of days with cold weather.
All the numbers are long-term historical averages based on climate data gathered from 1981 to 2010.
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Days of Hot Weather in Providence
Providence typically has nine days in a year when temperatures rise into the 90s Fahrenheit. Just one day per decade on average heats up to 100 °F (38 °C) or more.
How Often Providence Has Cold Temperatures
Most winter nights have freezing temperatures in Providence and normally eight of them drop to 10 °F or below. The city averages just one day a year, usually in January, when the thermometer plunges to 0 °F (-18 °C) or less.
From November to March, the temperature can remain below freezing all day long. Providence typically has 21 frosty days a year.
National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.