Best Time To Visit Salem, Massachusetts

Best Time To Go To Salem

Having a transitional climate between the humid continental and humid subtropical climate regime, the Massachusetts weather has been a topic of concern lately. Summers are warm to hot, while winters are nice and pleasant, albeit getting a little wet. Frosts are very common in winter. The town receives an annual precipitation of 45.51 inches, with the rains spread evenly throughout the year.

  • Spring(February - April): February to April is Spring in Salem, with the average temperature being around 8degrees Celsius.
  • Summer(May - September): During summers, Salem’s average temperature tends to be around 21 degrees Celsius. July is the warmest of the summer months, when temperatures reach up to 28 degrees Celsius. May to September are the months of summer in Salem with the average temperature being around 20 degrees Celsius.
  • Fall(Octomber - November): November is the wettest of monthswith an average rainfall of 4.50 inches, despite being fall. October to November are the months of Fall in Salem, with the average temperature being around 8 degrees Celsius. This is the best time to visit Salem, given the plethora of activities that are held around Halloween.
  • Winter(December - January): Winter sees the temperatures going below freezing point. -1 degrees Celsius is the average winter temperature in Salem. January gets the coldest with a minimum temperature of -7 degrees Celsius. December and January are the winter months.

Climate in Salem

Know weather for your travel dates:

25-Apr-2018
Today 25 Apr

63

46

Mostly cloudy until afternoon.

Wind:3.03 m/s

Humidity:79%

Precipitation:0.08%

  • Thu 26 Apr
    58 | 49

    Rain starting in the evening.

  • Fri 27 Apr
    63 | 46

    Partly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sat 28 Apr
    56 | 42

    Partly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sun 29 Apr
    54 | 44

    Partly cloudy until evening.

  • Mon 30 Apr
    70 | 53

    Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

  • Tue 01 May
    78 | 58

    Partly cloudy until evening.

Month wise Weather in Salem

Average Temperature in Salem by month

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

Average temperature: 34℉

Minimum temperature: 9℉

Maximum temperature: 57℉

Feb

Average temperature: 35℉

Minimum temperature: 12℉

Maximum temperature: 66℉

Mar

Average temperature: 33℉

Minimum temperature: 10℉

Maximum temperature: 59℉

Apr

Average temperature: 49℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

May

Average temperature: 54℉

Minimum temperature: 37℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Jun

Average temperature: 67℉

Minimum temperature: 48℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Jul

Average temperature: 70℉

Minimum temperature: 55℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Aug

Average temperature: 69℉

Minimum temperature: 50℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Sep

Average temperature: 65℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Oct

Average temperature: 59℉

Minimum temperature: 37℉

Maximum temperature: 77℉

Nov

Average temperature: 44℉

Minimum temperature: 23℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Dec

Average temperature: 34℉

Minimum temperature: 5℉

Maximum temperature: 55℉

Highest temperature in Salem is recorded as 89.6℉ in June.

Lowest temperature in Salem is recorded as 5℉ in December.

Average Rain in Salem by Month (in mm)

  • 120
  • 90
  • 60
  • 30 0
Jan

Average Rain: 63.18 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 620.88 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 44.02 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 342.17 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 33.21 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 435.07 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 106.06 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 760.23 mm

May

Average Rain: 67.18 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 681.29 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 75.35 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 859.35 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 53.45 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 495.48 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 29.22 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 230.73 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 56.98 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 413.43 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 79.77 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 690.55 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 32.1 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 373.14 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 65.78 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 492.37 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Salem is 859.35 mm in June.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Salem is August.

Average Humidity in Salem by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 42%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Feb

Average Humidity: 66%

Minimum Humidity: 39%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Mar

Average Humidity: 57%

Minimum Humidity: 29%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Apr

Average Humidity: 68%

Minimum Humidity: 40%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

May

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 47%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Jun

Average Humidity: 67%

Minimum Humidity: 46%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Jul

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 56%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Aug

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 56%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Sep

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 51%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Oct

Average Humidity: 75%

Minimum Humidity: 51%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Nov

Average Humidity: 67%

Minimum Humidity: 45%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Dec

Average Humidity: 67%

Minimum Humidity: 39%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Most humid month in Salem is September.

Least humid month in Salem is March.

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