Best Time To Visit Boston, Massachusetts

Best Time To Go To Boston

Boston is the best place to understand the real distinction between seasons. It transforms so beautifully with each season and becomes completely new every time. The clear sunny days in summer, the crisp afternoons in autumn, the beautiful mornings of spring and gentle snowflakes which accompany you in winter are a treat to watch. Based on travellers' choice, the best time to visit Boston is from the month of June to October, due to mild fall weather in those months, and all the attractions in Boston can be enjoyed with fullest. Check out the durations and weather conditions of all four seasons in Boston:

  • Spring: Part of March, April, May, and the first part of June - typically starts out cold and often windy. The weather is quite unpredictable during this time so carry a jacket, lightweight rain coat or a sweater.
  • Summer: Summer seasons starts from June and goes up to August. It is the best time to experience outdoor activities and a warm Boston. Although it can be painfully humid during summer.
  • Fall: September, October, November is when Boston weather usually produces the highest number of perfect days and is actually the best time to visit Boston as the city is not flocking with tourists.
  • Winter: Starts in December and takes in a part of March. The days are chilly but the nights are frosting. A major part of the city stays shut during this time.

Hottest month of the year is July, with an average high temperature of 27 degrees celsius and an average low temperature of 18 degree Celsius. The coldest month of the year is January, with an average high temperature of 2 Degree Celsius, and an average low temperature of -5 Degree Celsius.

You can find the best suitable Boston tours for the season you like most.

Quick FAQ's on the best time to visit Boston

Q - What is the best time to visit Boston, Mass?

A - June to Ocober is the best time to visit Boston.

Q - What is the best time to visit Boston Public Garden?

A - Spring is the best time to visit Boston Public Garden.

Q - What is the best time to visit Boston in the Spring?

A - From mid-May to mid-June is the best time to visit Boston in the Spring.

Climate in Boston

Know weather for your travel dates:

26-May-2018
Today 26 May

56

50

Light rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.

Wind:4.47 m/s

Humidity:89%

Precipitation:0.41%

  • Sun 27 May
    64 | 59

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Mon 28 May
    84 | 56

    Partly cloudy until afternoon.

  • Tue 29 May
    80 | 52

    Partly cloudy overnight.

  • Wed 30 May
    85 | 59

    Partly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Thu 31 May
    79 | 61

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Fri 01 Jun
    68 | 58

    Light rain in the morning.

Month wise Weather in Boston

Average Temperature in Boston by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 35℉

Minimum temperature: 10℉

Maximum temperature: 59℉

Feb

Average temperature: 37℉

Minimum temperature: 12℉

Maximum temperature: 70℉

Mar

Average temperature: 34℉

Minimum temperature: 10℉

Maximum temperature: 61℉

Apr

Average temperature: 50℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

May

Average temperature: 55℉

Minimum temperature: 41℉

Maximum temperature: 93℉

Jun

Average temperature: 68℉

Minimum temperature: 48℉

Maximum temperature: 93℉

Jul

Average temperature: 71℉

Minimum temperature: 55℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Aug

Average temperature: 71℉

Minimum temperature: 52℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Sep

Average temperature: 66℉

Minimum temperature: 46℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Oct

Average temperature: 61℉

Minimum temperature: 39℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

Nov

Average temperature: 44℉

Minimum temperature: 25℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Dec

Average temperature: 35℉

Minimum temperature: 7℉

Maximum temperature: 55℉

Highest temperature in Boston is recorded as 93.2℉ in May and June.

Lowest temperature in Boston is recorded as 6.8℉ in December.

Average Rain in Boston by Month (in mm)

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  • 90
  • 60
  • 30 0
Jan

Average Rain: 66.33 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 560.53 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 61.49 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 524.93 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 39.41 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 459.88 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 103.38 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 802.05 mm

May

Average Rain: 66.13 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 582.17 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 75.56 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 665.81 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 63.28 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 685.92 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 32.36 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 483.11 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 59.71 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 545.04 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 90.21 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 679.76 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 30.91 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 394.84 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 55.24 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 438.18 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Boston is 802.05 mm in April.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Boston is November.

Average Humidity in Boston by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 44%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Feb

Average Humidity: 66%

Minimum Humidity: 39%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Mar

Average Humidity: 57%

Minimum Humidity: 27%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Apr

Average Humidity: 68%

Minimum Humidity: 40%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

May

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 47%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Jun

Average Humidity: 67%

Minimum Humidity: 49%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Jul

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 54%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Aug

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 51%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Sep

Average Humidity: 75%

Minimum Humidity: 48%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Oct

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 50%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Nov

Average Humidity: 66%

Minimum Humidity: 42%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Dec

Average Humidity: 66%

Minimum Humidity: 39%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Most humid month in Boston is September.

Least humid month in Boston is March.

Best time to visit Boston Attractions in May

  • Best time to visit The Museum Of Fine Arts in Boston
    • Monday, Tuesday, Saturday, Sunday : 10:00 AM to 04:45 PM
    • Wednesday - Friday : 10:00 AM to 09:45 PM
  • Best time to visit Fenway Park in Boston
    • Everyday : 11:00 AM to 02:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Freedom Trail in Boston
    • Everyday : 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Public Botanical Garden in Boston
    • Everyday : 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM