Halifax monthly weather averages

  • Average daytime temperature

    The bar chart below shows the average monthly peak daytime temperatures at Halifax

    Halifax average temperature chart
    Average monthly temperatures in Halifax (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C -0.6 -0.5 2.9 7.6 12.9 18.2 21.4 21.7 18.5 13.1 7.7 2.2
    °F 31 31.2 37.2 45.7 55.3 64.7 70.6 71.1 65.4 55.6 45.9 35.9

    Please note: these are the average peak daytime temperatures (usually around mid-afternoon) so do not show daytime / night highs and lows. To see the daily range of temperatures have a look at the temperature max / min chart below.

  • Average rainfall & rainy days

    The graph below shows the average rainfall and number of rainy days per month.

    Average monthly rainfall in Halifax (mm and inches)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    mm 137 118 121 112 116 104 100 107 98 133 152 160
    inches 5.4 4.6 4.8 4.4 4.6 4.1 3.9 4.2 3.9 5.2 6 6.3
    Rainy days 14 12 13 13 14 12 11 11 10 12 14 15
  • Average daily sunshine

    The bar chart below shows the average daily sunshine hours in Halifax

    Average daily sunshine Halifax
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Hrs sunshine 3.8 4.8 5 5.5 6.7 7.3 7.5 7.5 6.4 5.2 3.9 3.3
  • Day / night temperatures

    The graph below shows the daily range of temperatures for each month.

    Maximum and minimum daily temperatures in Halifax (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Min °C -8.9 -9 -4.9 -0.2 4.3 9.2 13 13.5 10.1 5.3 0.7 -5.8
    Max °C -0.4 -0.3 3.1 7.8 13.2 18.4 21.7 22 18.8 13.3 7.9 2.4
    Min °F 16.1 15.9 23.3 31.6 39.7 48.6 55.3 56.2 50.1 41.5 33.3 21.7
    Max °F 23.7 23.7 30.4 38.8 47.7 56.8 63.1 63.9 57.9 48.7 39.7 28.9
  • Sea temperature

    The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

    Average sea temperature around Halifax in degrees centigrade and fahrenheit
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 1.9 0.4 0.3 1.6 4.7 9.4 14.5 16.7 15.5 12.6 8.8 4.8
    °F 35.4 32.7 32.5 34.8 40.5 48.9 58.1 62.1 60 54.7 47.8 40.7
  • Wind speed

    The graph below shows the average wind speed.

    Average wind speed in Halifax (mph and kmh)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    km/h 19 19 19 18 16 15 13 13 14 16 18 19
    mph 12 12 12 11 10 9 8 8 9 10 11 12

    A monthly average windspeed of over 16km/h or 10mph suggests a location is fairly windy.

  • Relative humidity

    The graph below shows the average relative humidity.

    Average relative humidity in Halifax
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    81% 79% 79% 78% 78% 79% 82% 81% 80% 80% 81% 82%
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Halifax weather stats

Halifax weather statistics
Hottest month: August 21.7°C 71.1°F
Driest month: September 98mm 3.9ins
Sunniest month: August 7.5hrs
Coldest month: January -0.6°C 30.9°F
Wettest month: December 160mm 6.3ins
Warmest sea: August 16.7°C 62.1°F
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