New Canaan is a town in Fairfield County Connecticut United States with a population of about 20,000 people The town is known for its historic architecture scenic landscapes and high-quality schools. But what is the weather like in New Canaan?
According to the National Weather Service the current conditions in New Canaan as of 10:52 a.m. EST on Thursday November 9, 2023 are as follows.
– Temperature: 55°F (13°C)
– Humidity: 66%
– Wind: West at 6 mph (10 km/h)
– Pressure: 30.06 in (1018 mb)
– Visibility: 10 miles (16 km)
– Sky: Partly Cloudy
The forecast for the next 10 days in New Canaan is also provided by the National Weather Service. Here is a summary of the expected weather conditions:
Today: Partly sunny with a high near 61°F (16°C) West wind around 6 mph (10 km/h)
Tonight: Mostly cloudy with a low around 43°F (6°C). Light and variable wind.
Friday: A chance of showers mainly after 1 p.m Cloudy with a high near 54°F (12°C) East wind 5 to 7 mph (8 to 11 km/h) Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night: Showers likely mainly before 1 a.m Cloudy with a low around 48°F (9°C) East wind around 6 mph (10 km/h) becoming calm after midnight Chance of precipitation is 60%
Saturday: A chance of showers mainly before 7 a.m. Partly sunny with a high near 62°F (17°C). Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph (8 km/h) in the afternoon Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night: Mostly clear with a low around 38°F (3°C) West wind around 5 mph (8 km/h) becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday: Sunny with a high near 58°F (14°C) Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph (8 km/h) in the afternoon.
Sunday Night: Partly cloudy with a low around 42°F (6°C) South wind around 5 mph (8 km/h).
Monday: A chance of showers after 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy with a high near 63°F (17°C) South wind 6 to 10 mph (10 to 16 km/h) Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night: Showers likely Cloudy with a low around 53°F (12°C) South wind 10 to 14 mph (16 to 23 km/h) Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday: Showers likely mainly before 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy with a high near 64°F (18°C) Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph (14 to 21 km/h) Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy with a low around 41°F (5°C). West wind 7 to 10 mph (11 to 16 km/h).
Wednesday: Mostly sunny with a high near 54°F (12°C). West wind around 9 mph (14 km/h)
Wednesday Night: Mostly clear with a low around 35°F (2°C) West wind around 7 mph (11 km/h)
Thursday: Sunny with a high near 51°F (11°C) West wind around 8 mph (13 km/h).
If you want to see the radar image of the current precipitation in New Canaan and the surrounding areas. you can visit the website of the National Weather Service.
The radar shows the intensity and
movement of the rain snow and ice particles in the atmosphere. You can also zoom in and out change the base map and adjust the settings to customize your view.
The weather in New Canaan can vary depending on the season the time of day and the location. It is important to check the latest weather updates before planning your activities especially if they involve outdoor activities. You can also sign up for weather alerts from the National Weather Service to receive notifications of any severe weather events in your area.
Q: What is the average temperature in New Canaan?
A: The average temperature in New Canaan is 51.1°F (10.6°C) with an average high of 62.6°F (17°C) and an average low of 39.5°F (4.2°C). The hottest month is July with an average high of 83.3°F (28.5°C) and the coldest month is January with an average low of 19.9°F (-6.7°C). ¹
Q: How much does it rain or snow in New Canaan?
A: New Canaan receives an average of 50.9 inches (1292 mm) of precipitation per year, with 123 days of measurable precipitation. The wettest month is May with an average of 5.1 inches (130 mm) of rain and the driest month is February with an average of 2.9 inches (74 mm) of rain. New Canaan also gets an average of 29.8 inches (757 mm) of snow per year with 15 days of snowfall. The snowiest month is January with an average of 8.8 inches (224 mm) of snow and the least snowy month is July with no snow. ¹
Q: What are the best times to visit New Canaan?
A: The best times to visit New Canaan depend on your preferences and activities If you enjoy warm weather and outdoor activities the summer months (June to August) are ideal as the temperatures are pleasant and the town offers many events and festivals. However this is also the peak tourist season so you may encounter crowds and higher prices. If you prefer cooler weather and fewer tourists the spring (March to May) and fall (September to November) months are also good options as the temperatures are mild and the town showcases its natural beauty with blooming flowers and colorful foliage. However you may also experience more rain and unpredictable weather during these seasons. If you don’t mind the cold and snow the winter months (December to February) are the cheapest and quietest time to visit New Canaan as the town transforms into a winter wonderland and offers many indoor attractions and activities. However you may also face road closures and travel delays due to snowstorms and icy conditions. ²³
Source: Conversation with Bing 11/9/2023
(1) New Canaan CT Weather Forecast | AccuWeather. https://www.accuweather.com/en/us/new-canaan/06840/weather-forecast/337506
(2) New Canaan CT 10-Day Weather Forecast – The Weather Channel. https://weather.com/weather/tenday/l/New+Canaan+CT?canonicalCityId=3a36c47fb8891ea53a5961f75d225a7d486ac1967ff360926f2121a2b5ab7df6.