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Durham Weather Records

Durham, New Hampshire Weather averages and records from 1893–2022 based on data made available by the NOAA.
All-Time Recorded High
The highest temperature ever recorded in Durham, New Hampshire was 103 °F which occurred on July 4, 1911.
Highest Temperatures: All-Time By Year
All-Time Recorded Low
The lowest temperature ever recorded in Durham, New Hampshire was -35 °F which occurred on January 31, 1935.
Lowest Temperatures: All-Time By Year
Durham Weather by Month
Averages based on the years 1991–2020
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
☀️ Average high (°F) 33.9 37.0 45.8 58.4 69.2 78.3 83.4 82.4 74.4 61.9 49.1 38.7 59.5
🌙 Average low (°F) 14.9 16.0 24.1 34.0 43.7 53.5 59.3 57.8 50.7 39.3 30.3 21.3 37.2
☀️ Record high (°F) 68 73 89 95 99 102 103 102 99 91 80 74 103
🌙 Record low (°F) -35 -30 -18 8 18 30 35 28 21 11 -13 -31 -35
💧 Average precipitation (inches) 2.8 2.9 3.4 3.8 3.4 3.8 4.0 3.8 3.9 4.2 3.8 3.8 42.2
❄️ Average snow (inches) 9.3 11.8 7.7 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.4 8.8 40.0
More Durham Weather Records
1893–2022
Highest daily low 78 °F July 18, 1905
Lowest daily high -3 °F January 4, 1904
Greatest daily range
(Difference of high and low)
64 °F May 4, 2001
Difference in high temperature
over two conscutive days
45 °F Apr 1–2, 1998
Most daily precipitation 7.7 inches July 28, 2004
Most monthly precipitation 14.2 inches May 2006
Most yearly precipitation 68.6 inches 2008
Earliest freeze August 31 1965
Latest freeze June 22 1940
Earliest snow in season October 11 1979
Latest snow in season May 16 1952
Most daily snow 18.0 inches March 16, 1937
Most monthly snow 48.5 inches February 1969
Most yearly snow 131.5 inches 1956
Most days in a year ≥ 80 °F 98 1941
Most days in a year ≥ 90 °F 32 2002
Most days in a year ≥ 100 °F 5 1911
Durham Weather Streaks
Most consecutive days...
With precipitation 12 days Nov 3–14, 1969
Without precipitation 37 days Oct 6 – Nov 11, 1924
With snow 6 days Feb 20–25, 1971
Freezing temperatures
High temperature ≤ 32 °F
28 days Jan 15 – Feb 11, 1918
High temperature ≥ 80 °F 33 days Jul 8 – Aug 9, 1979
High temperature ≥ 90 °F 9 days Aug 11–19, 2002
Durham Weather by Year
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Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1893–2022 Durham location