Nashville Temperatures: Averages by Month





The numbers here tell you how hot and cold the weather usually is in Nashville, Tennessee 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 Nashville, scroll down farther. There are also monthly and yearly counts of days with cold weather.

The first set of high and low temperatures are averages for 2010 to 2019. Everything else here is based on 1981 to 2010 weather.

10-year temperature averages for Nashville, 2010 to 2019
High °F Low °F   High °C Low °C
48 29 January 9 -2
53 33 February 12 1
62 40 March 17 5
73 50 April 23 10
81 59 May 27 15
89 67 June 32 20
91 71 July 33 22
90 69 August 32 21
85 63 September 29 17
74 50 October 23 10
61 39 November 16 4
53 35 December 12 2
72 51 Year 22 10
30-year temperature averages for Nashville, 1981 to 2010
High °F Low °F   High °C Low °C
47 28 January 8 -2
52 32 February 11 0
61 39 March 16 4
71 48 April 21 9
78 57 May 26 14
86 65 June 30 19
89 70 July 32 21
89 68 August 32 20
82 61 September 28 16
72 49 October 22 9
60 39 November 16 4
50 31 December 10 0
70 49 Year 21 9

Days of Hot Weather in Nashville

About half of summer days at Nashville have highs in the 90s Fahrenheit. But it's unusual for the thermometer to go above that. Typically just one day a year reaches 100 °F (38 °C).

Days per month in Nashville of at least 70, 80 or 90 °F
  70 °F
21 °C
80 °F
27 °C
90 °F
32 °C
January 1 0 0
February 2 0 0
March 2 1 0
April 17 6 0
May 26 14 0
June 30 26 8
July 31 30 14
August 31 29 13
September 28 20 4
October 19 6 0
November 6 1 0
December 1 0 0
Year 198 133 40

How Often Nashville Has Cold Temperatures

A cold night at Nashville means a temperature of 10 °F (-12 °C) or even less. The city normally sees temperatures that cold three times a winter.

Nashville also has an average of seven days annually when the thermometer stays below freezing all day.

Days per month on average in Nashville when the minimum temperature drops to 20, 32, or 40 °F or below
  20 °F
-8 °C
32 °F
0 °C
40 °F
4 °C
January 7 20 27
February 3 15 22
March 1 9 17
April 0 2 7
May 0 0 0
June 0 0 0
July 0 0 0
August 0 0 0
September 0 0 0
October 0 1 6
November 0 8 16
December 4 17 24
Year 16 71 120
References

Jay Lawrimore, Ron Ray, Scott Applequist, Bryant Korzeniewski, Matthew Menne. 2016. Global Summary of the Month and Year, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information.

NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 1981-2010 U.S. Climate Normals. (Data Access. FTP.)

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