Weather in Boston

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Boston

Boston is located on the east coast of the US in the state of Massachusetts. It has a cool climate with mild summers and cold winters.

The best time to visit Boston is the summer when temperatures are warmer and there are 14 hours of sunlight per day. Temperatures rarely fall below 22°C in July and August with highs of 27°C.

You can expect some light rainfall in the summer, with 13 rainy days per month. The weather often gets wetter towards autumn and winter, which means there are more downpours and an umbrella is a must-have travel accessory.

If you don’t mind the colder temperatures, late autumn and winter are beautiful in Boston. The city comes alive for the festive season and you’ll get to explore the city at one of the quietest times of the year.

December is the best time to go to Boston for the Christmas festivities and there’s even a chance of some snowfall over the winter months.

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