Burlington Temperatures: Averages by Month





The numbers here tell you how hot and cold the weather usually is in Burlington, Vermont 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 Burlington, 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.

Average Burlington temperatures
High °F Low °F   High °C Low °C
27 10 January -3 -12
31 13 February -1 -11
40 22 March 4 -6
55 35 April 13 2
67 45 May 20 7
76 55 June 25 13
81 60 July 27 16
79 59 August 26 15
70 51 September 21 10
57 39 October 14 4
46 31 November 8 -1
33 19 December 1 -8
55 37 Year 13 3

Days of Hot Weather in Burlington

Burlington rarely sees a really hot day. Only five days a year on average make it into the 90s Fahrenheit. Temperatures of 100 °F (38 °C) or more are not expected for this city.

Number of days in Burlington of at least 70, 80 or 90 °F
  70 °F
21 °C
80 °F
27 °C
90 °F
32 °C
January 0 0 0
February 0 0 0
March 0 0 0
April 3 1 0
May 12 3 0
June 23 10 1
July 29 18 2
August 28 14 1
September 15 4 0
October 3 0 0
November 0 0 0
December 0 0 0
Year 114 49 5

How Often Burlington Has Cold Temperatures

Freezing temperatures happen anytime here from September until May. Burlington typically has 144 frosty nights a year.

The coldest nights dip down to below 0 °F, and most often occur during January and February.

On an average of 58 days annually the thermometer never rises above freezing at Burlington. About half of winter days are that chilly. The frosty days often show up as early as November and sometimes linger into April.

Days per month on average in Burlington when the minimum temperature drops to 20, 10 or 0 °F or below
  0 °F
-18 °C
10 °F
-12 °C
20 °F
-8 °C
January 8 15 23
February 5 12 20
March 1 5 12
April 0 0 1
May 0 0 0
June 0 0 0
July 0 0 0
August 0 0 0
September 0 0 0
October 0 0 0
November 0 0 3
December 2 8 15
Year 17 41 74
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

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