The best times to visit Adams for ideal weather are

May 21st to September 30th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


Other Adams Travel Info

Weather in Adams

Temperature

Average temperatures in Adams vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 26th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Adams, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid July where highs are regularly around 83°F (28.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 59.3°F (15.2°C) at night.

Adams Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Adams Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Adams Perceived Temperature (F)

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Adams Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Adams Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan32.723.514.6
Feb33.624.215
Mar44.833.824.3
Apr59.246.735.2
May71.858.545.6
Jun77.265.154.3
Jul81.669.858.9
Aug79.467.156.4
Sep73.86150.2
Oct61.350.140.8
Nov50.139.530.3
Dec39.631.123.4

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan0.4-4.7-9.7
Feb0.9-4.3-9.4
Mar7.11-4.3
Apr15.18.21.8
May22.114.77.6
Jun25.118.412.4
Jul27.62114.9
Aug26.319.513.6
Sep23.216.110.1
Oct16.310.14.9
Nov10.14.2-0.9
Dec4.2-0.5-4.8

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Adams are January, February, and then November. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late January. For example, on the week of January 22nd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid June with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of June 11th.

When can you find snow in Adams? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Adams.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Adams (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan16%02.1
Feb17%02
Mar22%03.1
Apr25%02.9
May26%03.4
Jun34%05
Jul29%04.6
Aug23%04.5
Sep22%04.4
Oct31%04.9
Nov18%02.4
Dec29%03.6

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan1605.3
Feb1705.1
Mar2207.9
Apr2507.4
May2608.6
Jun34012.7
Jul29011.7
Aug23011.4
Sep22011.2
Oct31012.4
Nov1806.1
Dec2909.1

 

Humidity and Wind

Adams has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is April (46% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (69.1%).

Wind in Adams is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by December and January. February’s average wind speed of around 6.8 knots (7.8 MPH or 12.6 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid February where average top sustained speeds reach 14.9 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Adams.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan6.3Light breeze13.5Significant breeze
Feb6.8Light breeze14.3Significant breeze
Mar6.2Light breeze13.2Significant breeze
Apr6.1Light breeze13.2Significant breeze
May4.2Light breeze10.8Significant breeze
Jun3.1Barely noticeable9Gentle breeze
Jul2.3Barely noticeable8Significant breeze
Aug2.3Barely noticeable7.7Gentle breeze
Sep2.7Barely noticeable8.2Significant breeze
Oct4.3Light breeze10.8Gentle breeze
Nov5.2Light breeze11.7Significant breeze
Dec6.7Light breeze13.9Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan55.6%
Feb51.7%
Mar48.5%
Apr46%
May54.2%
Jun64.4%
Jul66.5%
Aug68.8%
Sep69.1%
Oct65.5%
Nov57.5%
Dec62%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Adams?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for the United States; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 23, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Adams, MA, US is April, followed by July and June. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Adams in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 26.9 in November means 26.9% of the tourists vs. April.

 

 

Overall Adams Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 77.1°F (25.1°C) and 35.7°F (2.1°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 7 to 8 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 7 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Adams, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 78.3°F (25.7°C) and 44.5°F (6.9°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 10 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Adams to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 41.2°F (5.1°C) and 29°F (-1.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 9 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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