The best times to visit Morristown for ideal weather are

April 30th to July 1st

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

 

 


Other Morristown Travel Info

Weather in Morristown

Temperature

Average temperatures in Morristown 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 21st 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 Morristown, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 88.3°F (31.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 67.4°F (19.7°C) at night.

Morristown Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Morristown 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.

Morristown Perceived Temperature (F)

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Morristown Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Morristown 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)
Jan38.529.822
Feb39.830.322.1
Mar5140.231.2
Apr6452.141.5
May7562.651.6
Jun81.670.560.5
Jul86.775.965.9
Aug83.87363
Sep77.966.856.9
Oct66.355.246
Nov54.444.235.4
Dec44.936.428.9

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan3.6-1.2-5.6
Feb4.3-0.9-5.5
Mar10.64.6-0.4
Apr17.811.25.3
May23.91710.9
Jun27.621.415.8
Jul30.424.418.8
Aug28.822.817.2
Sep25.519.313.8
Oct19.112.97.8
Nov12.46.81.9
Dec7.22.4-1.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Morristown are September, November, and then October. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late October to early November. For example, on the week of October 29th there is 1 day 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 Morristown? 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 Morristown.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan22%02.8
Feb22%02.9
Mar23%04.1
Apr21%04.1
May25%03.9
Jun29%04.8
Jul23%04.6
Aug24%05.1
Sep18%03.7
Oct20%03.8
Nov18%02.6
Dec27%05.1

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan2207.1
Feb2207.4
Mar23010.4
Apr21010.4
May2509.9
Jun29012.2
Jul23011.7
Aug24013
Sep1809.4
Oct2009.7
Nov1806.6
Dec27013

 

Humidity and Wind

Morristown has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is April (43.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (61.5%).

Wind in Morristown is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and February. March’s average wind speed of around 5.2 knots (5.9 MPH or 9.6 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 April where average top sustained speeds reach 12.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

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

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Max Sustained Wind
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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
Jan4.5Light breeze10.8Gentle breeze
Feb5Light breeze11.6Significant breeze
Mar5.2Light breeze11.9Gentle breeze
Apr5.2Light breeze12Significant breeze
May3.8Barely noticeable9.9Gentle breeze
Jun3.4Barely noticeable9.6Gentle breeze
Jul2.9Barely noticeable8.8Gentle breeze
Aug2.6Barely noticeable8.5Gentle breeze
Sep2.8Barely noticeable8.4Gentle breeze
Oct3.4Barely noticeable9.5Gentle breeze
Nov3.6Barely noticeable9.5Gentle breeze
Dec4.4Light breeze10.6Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan49.5%
Feb47.5%
Mar44.6%
Apr43.4%
May53.8%
Jun59.3%
Jul57%
Aug59.3%
Sep61.5%
Oct61%
Nov54.6%
Dec58.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Morristown?

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 Morristown, NJ, US is July, followed by September and August. 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 Morristown in December. 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 slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 83 in December means 83% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Morristown Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 81.9°F (27.7°C) and 42.6°F (5.9°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 8 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

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 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Morristown, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 82.7°F (28.2°C) and 48.8°F (9.3°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 6 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Morristown to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 45.5°F (7.5°C) and 34.9°F (1.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 8 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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