Salem
Massachusetts, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

Monthly weather forecast and climate
Salem, MA

The view of the gray Witch House located in Salem Town, Massachusetts, with a view of other neighboring houses and scenic trees close by, a warm, sunny day
The view of the gray Witch House located in Salem Town, Massachusetts, with a view of other neighboring houses and scenic trees close by, a warm, sunny day
January, the same as December, is a wintry winter month in Salem, Massachusetts, with temperature in the range of an average high of 35.6°F (2°C) and an average low of 17.6°F (-8°C). The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 35.6°F (2°C) and an average low-temperature of 17.6°F (-8°C). Weather in January »
February, the last month of the winter, in Salem, is also a wintry month, with average temperature varying between 37.4°F (3°C) and 19.4°F (-7°C). In February, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still wintry 37.4°F (3°C). Weather in February »

The first month of the spring, March, is a frosty month in Salem, Massachusetts, with average temperature ranging between max 44.6°F (7°C) and min 28.4°F (-2°C). In Salem, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a cold 37.4°F (3°C) in February, to a frosty 44.6°F (7°C). Weather in March »

April is a mild spring month in Salem, Massachusetts, with average temperature ranging between max 55.4°F (13°C) and min 37.4°F (3°C). In April, the average high-temperature rises, from a chilly 44.6°F (7°C) in March, to a mild 55.4°F (13°C). Weather in April »

The last month of the spring, May, is a comfortable month in Salem, Massachusetts, with temperature in the range of an average low of 48.2°F (9°C) and an average high of 66.2°F (19°C). In Salem, the average high-temperature increases, from a mild 55.4°F (13°C) in April, to an enjoyable 66.2°F (19°C). Weather in May »

June, the first month of the summer, in Salem, is a warm month, with average temperature ranging between min 57.2°F (14°C) and max 77°F (25°C). In June, the average high-temperature increases, from an enjoyable 66.2°F (19°C) in May, to a warm 77°F (25°C). Weather in June »

July, like June, in Salem, Massachusetts, is a moderately hot summer month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 62.6°F (17°C) and an average high of 82.4°F (28°C). The warmest month is July, with an average high-temperature of 82.4°F (28°C) and an average low-temperature of 62.6°F (17°C). Weather in July »

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Salem, Massachusetts, with average temperature varying between 60.8°F (16°C) and 80.6°F (27°C). In Salem, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still moderately hot 80.6°F (27°C). Weather in August »

September, the first month of the autumn, in Salem, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 53.6°F (12°C) and 73.4°F (23°C). In September, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a warm 80.6°F (27°C) in August, to a still moderately hot 73.4°F (23°C). Weather in September »

October, the same as September, is another enjoyable autumn month in Salem, Massachusetts, with temperature in the range of an average low of 42.8°F (6°C) and an average high of 62.6°F (17°C). In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 73.4°F (23°C) in September, to a comfortable 62.6°F (17°C). Weather in October »

November, the last month of the autumn, in Salem, is another cool month, with average temperature varying between 35.6°F (2°C) and 51.8°F (11°C). In November, the average high-temperature drops, from an enjoyable 62.6°F (17°C) in October, to a cool 51.8°F (11°C). Weather in November »

December, the first month of the winter, in Salem, is also a wintry month, with average temperature varying between 23°F (-5°C) and 39.2°F (4°C). In December, the average high-temperature drops, from a fresh 51.8°F (11°C) in November, to a cold 39.2°F (4°C). Weather in December »

What is the coldest month in Salem?

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 35.6°F (2°C) and an average low-temperature of 17.6°F (-8°C).

How much does it rain in Salem?

In Salem, during the entire year, the rain falls for 124 days and collects up to 43" (1093mm) of precipitation.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Salem?

Months with the least sunshine in Salem, Massachusetts, are January, November and December, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

When is the lowest UV index in Salem?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Salem, Massachusetts.

What month is the ocean coldest in Salem?

With an average ocean temperature of 37.4°F (3°C), March is the month with the coldest seawater. For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

When are the longest days in Salem?

June has the longest days of the year, with an average of 15.3h of daylight.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Salem?

Months with the most sunshine are June through August, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Salem?

June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 8, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the warmest month in Salem?

July is the warmest month in Salem, with an average high-temperature of 82.4°F (28°C) and an average low-temperature of 62.6°F (17°C).

What is the driest month in Salem?

July is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 9 days and accumulates 3" (76mm) of precipitation.

What month is the ocean warmest in Salem?

With an average ocean temperature of 64.4°F (18°C), August is the month with the warmest seawater in Salem, Massachusetts. For most, swimming in 64.4°F (18°C) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 69.8°F (21°C) to 59°F (15°C).

What is the wettest month in Salem?

November is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 11 days and accumulates 4.6" (116mm) of precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Salem?

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 9.1h of daylight.
Average rainfall - Salem, MA
Average rainfall days - Salem, MA
Average sea temperature - Salem, MA
Average daylight / Average sunshine - Salem, MA

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 5).