Hartford Weather in 1979

Historical record of Hartford, Connecticut weather for the year 1979 based on NOAA data.
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1979 Hartford Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 97 °F May 9
Lowest temperature -13 °F February 12
Highest daily low 73 °F August 3
Lowest daily high 8 °F February 11
Most daily precipitation 2.9 inches April 27
Most daily snow 5.7 inches February 7
Total annual precipitation 46.6 inches -
Total annual snow 24.0 inches -
Highest Temperatures in Hartford in 1979
Rank Temperature Date
1 97 °F May 9
2 96 °F Jul 13
2 96 °F May 10
4 95 °F Jul 14
4 95 °F Jun 16
6 93 °F Aug 1
6 93 °F Jul 25
8 92 °F Aug 10
8 92 °F Jul 30
8 92 °F Jul 26
8 92 °F Jul 23
8 92 °F Jul 16
8 92 °F Jun 15
Lowest Temperatures in Hartford in 1979
Rank Temperature Date
1 -13 °F February 12
2 -9 °F February 18
2 -9 °F February 14
2 -9 °F February 11
5 -7 °F February 10
6 -5 °F February 17
6 -5 °F February 13
8 -1 °F February 9
8 -1 °F January 19
10 1 °F February 15
January 1979 Hartford Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
54 39 0.25 0.0
57 33 0.96 0.0
33 11 0.02 0.1
22 10 0.00 0.0
27 12 0.00 0.0
24 17 0.13 1.5
33 19 0.95 0.3
38 26 1.17 0.0
29 18 0.00 0.0
27 12 0.00 0.0
20 4 0.00 0.0
20 3 0.00 0.0
33 18 0.57 0.0
38 27 0.23 0.0
27 15 0.00 0.0
33 17 0.00 0.0
21 10 0.29 3.4
25 4 0.01 0.2
17 -1 0.00 0.0
21 6 0.40 2.3
43 21 2.17 0.8
39 31 0.00 0.0
39 27 0.00 0.0
39 24 0.47 0.0
40 34 1.33 0.0
37 35 0.17 0.0
44 33 0.00 0.0
41 33 0.00 0.0
39 31 0.00 0.0
36 27 0.00 0.0
33 22 0.00 0.0
February 1979 Hartford Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
22 16 0.00 0.0
27 15 0.00 0.0
33 17 0.00 0.0
37 10 0.00 0.0
23 14 0.00 0.0
20 8 0.00 0.0
19 10 0.27 5.7
28 14 0.01 0.7
14 -1 0.00 0.0
12 -7 0.00 0.0
8 -9 0.00 0.0
11 -13 0.00 0.0
11 -5 0.00 0.0
11 -9 0.00 0.0
20 1 0.00 0.1
21 4 0.02 0.4
10 -5 0.00 0.0
11 -9 0.00 0.0
23 4 0.01 0.2
39 3 0.00 0.0
40 23 0.14 0.0
44 28 0.00 0.0
39 26 0.04 0.0
38 32 1.42 0.0
40 33 0.05 0.0
33 30 0.82 1.6
37 30 0.05 0.5
52 24 0.00 0.0
March 1979 Hartford Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
49 28 0.00 0.0
38 34 0.06 0.0
45 34 0.00 0.0
40 33 0.03 0.0
59 38 0.03 0.0
54 47 2.48 0.0
48 41 0.23 0.0
48 37 0.00 0.0
47 30 0.00 0.0
46 32 0.61 0.0
43 23 0.39 0.0
35 20 0.00 0.0
44 18 0.00 0.0
54 34 0.03 0.0
34 16 0.00 0.0
38 16 0.00 0.0
44 25 0.00 0.0
44 21 0.00 0.0
55 27 0.00 0.0
55 31 0.00 0.0
65 39 0.00 0.0
72 28 0.00 0.0
72 32 0.00 0.0
66 33 0.11 0.0
65 43 0.06 0.0
51 30 0.00 0.0
43 27 0.00 0.0
51 27 0.00 0.0
53 36 0.06 0.0
59 45 0.00 0.0
65 48 0.16 0.0
April 1979 Hartford Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
58 44 0.00 0.0
45 39 0.39 0.0
48 38 0.24 0.0
50 33 0.14 0.0
56 33 0.09 0.0
53 32 0.01 0.0
46 33 0.00 0.0
52 30 0.03 0.0
37 34 0.89 3.3
49 35 0.05 0.3
59 34 0.00 0.0
68 39 0.00 0.0
59 34 0.00 0.0
44 38 0.45 0.0
47 35 0.10 0.0
45 40 0.18 0.0
58 40 0.00 0.0
59 31 0.00 0.0
59 30 0.00 0.0
64 31 0.00 0.0
68 33 0.00 0.0
70 34 0.00 0.0
78 40 0.00 0.0
78 41 0.00 0.0
70 44 0.00 0.0
71 58 0.23 0.0
66 58 2.92 0.0
72 48 0.14 0.0
72 53 0.02 0.0
76 49 0.00 0.0
May 1979 Hartford Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
70 45 0.00 0.0
69 44 0.00 0.0
71 41 0.20 0.0
68 53 0.00 0.0
62 48 0.00 0.0
66 48 0.00 0.0
76 51 0.00 0.0
85 49 0.00 0.0
97 61 0.00 0.0
96 68 0.00 0.0
85 59 0.00 0.0
67 54 0.19 0.0
69 63 0.22 0.0
65 58 0.15 0.0
77 56 0.00 0.0
76 56 0.00 0.0
75 51 0.00 0.0
71 52 0.13 0.0
70 57 0.07 0.0
68 56 0.00 0.0
80 62 0.00 0.0
78 55 0.00 0.0
63 49 0.83 0.0
61 56 0.37 0.0
69 56 0.60 0.0
76 55 0.03 0.0
72 55 0.00 0.0
72 60 0.63 0.0
79 56 0.00 0.0
74 58 0.06 0.0
82 52 0.00 0.0
June 1979 Hartford Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
83 56 0.00 0.0
79 56 0.00 0.0
76 61 0.00 0.0
75 63 0.00 0.0
82 61 0.46 0.0
78 56 0.00 0.0
82 57 0.00 0.0
82 66 0.00 0.0
82 68 0.00 0.0
83 67 0.00 0.0
83 56 0.22 0.0
69 49 0.00 0.0
75 44 0.00 0.0
82 45 0.00 0.0
92 57 0.00 0.0
95 71 0.00 0.0
90 67 0.06 0.0
91 62 0.13 0.0
81 58 0.00 0.0
84 52 0.00 0.0
83 51 0.00 0.0
80 51 0.00 0.0
82 60 0.00 0.0
72 51 0.00 0.0
72 50 0.00 0.0
77 47 0.00 0.0
75 47 0.00 0.0
81 59 0.00 0.0
82 56 0.00 0.0
82 62 0.04 0.0
July 1979 Hartford Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
82 66 0.56 0.0
78 63 0.04 0.0
84 62 0.00 0.0
72 51 0.00 0.0
66 46 0.00 0.0
76 50 0.00 0.0
80 46 0.00 0.0
85 51 0.00 0.0
89 56 0.00 0.0
84 60 0.00 0.0
83 62 0.00 0.0
90 65 0.00 0.0
96 63 0.00 0.0
95 64 0.00 0.0
91 73 0.10 0.0
92 72 0.64 0.0
87 71 0.00 0.0
79 67 0.13 0.0
85 64 0.00 0.0
88 60 0.00 0.0
87 64 0.00 0.0
87 64 0.05 0.0
92 64 0.00 0.0
89 70 0.00 0.0
93 70 0.15 0.0
92 72 0.30 0.0
88 69 0.00 0.0
89 68 0.00 0.0
87 66 0.00 0.0
92 65 0.00 0.0
90 69 0.00 0.0
August 1979 Hartford Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
93 73 0.51 0.0
90 72 0.14 0.0
86 73 0.15 0.0
87 72 0.03 0.0
89 66 0.00 0.0
85 62 0.00 0.0
83 52 0.00 0.0
86 69 0.08 0.0
83 62 0.00 0.0
92 61 0.31 0.0
70 60 0.53 0.0
61 54 1.42 0.0
78 53 0.15 0.0
73 54 0.00 0.0
68 55 0.01 0.0
74 51 0.00 0.0
74 45 0.00 0.0
60 46 0.58 0.0
74 58 0.09 0.0
76 60 0.00 0.0
78 58 0.01 0.0
80 58 0.00 0.0
81 62 0.00 0.0
77 66 0.09 0.0
85 68 0.22 0.0
82 62 0.00 0.0
88 66 0.08 0.0
84 66 0.00 0.0
83 71 0.02 0.0
87 66 0.02 0.0
82 58 0.00 0.0
September 1979 Hartford Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
82 55 0.00 0.0
83 55 0.04 0.0
86 70 0.05 0.0
85 61 0.00 0.0
83 63 0.00 0.0
76 69 0.65 0.0
81 61 0.00 0.0
73 50 0.00 0.0
68 43 0.00 0.0
76 42 0.00 0.0
72 48 0.00 0.0
73 42 0.00 0.0
78 48 0.00 0.0
78 62 0.38 0.0
72 50 0.00 0.0
72 45 0.00 0.0
78 43 0.00 0.0
78 52 0.00 0.0
67 37 0.02 0.0
63 30 0.00 0.0
65 40 0.81 0.0
65 54 0.42 0.0
64 41 0.00 0.0
66 37 0.00 0.0
67 39 0.00 0.0
78 47 0.00 0.0
71 43 0.00 0.0
74 46 0.00 0.0
70 59 0.55 0.0
60 57 0.03 0.0
October 1979 Hartford Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
63 57 0.91 0.0
73 57 0.00 0.0
69 57 2.18 0.0
74 54 0.00 0.0
73 58 0.17 0.0
66 46 0.00 0.0
65 44 0.00 0.0
56 35 0.00 0.0
59 35 0.31 0.0
41 30 0.46 1.7
44 28 0.00 0.0
50 35 0.28 0.0
56 40 0.00 0.0
53 33 0.00 0.0
54 31 0.00 0.0
56 35 0.00 0.0
63 40 0.00 0.0
67 46 0.00 0.0
60 43 0.00 0.0
73 54 0.00 0.0
76 56 0.00 0.0
85 53 0.00 0.0
74 55 0.18 0.0
63 49 0.12 0.0
52 36 0.00 0.0
48 32 0.00 0.0
43 27 0.00 0.0
38 29 0.15 0.0
55 34 0.00 0.0
55 31 0.00 0.0
53 27 0.00 0.0
November 1979 Hartford Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
58 28 0.00 0.0
70 42 0.06 0.0
63 40 1.20 0.0
53 32 0.00 0.0
52 29 0.00 0.0
54 28 0.00 0.0
54 39 0.03 0.0
51 31 0.00 0.0
56 42 0.03 0.0
62 50 0.17 0.0
50 43 0.55 0.0
46 42 0.13 0.0
43 41 0.02 0.0
45 34 0.07 0.0
44 27 0.00 0.0
41 25 0.00 0.0
54 26 0.00 0.0
54 35 0.00 0.0
50 27 0.00 0.0
58 33 0.00 0.0
55 37 0.00 0.0
53 37 0.00 0.0
64 46 0.00 0.0
68 43 0.00 0.0
71 57 0.30 0.0
65 51 0.90 0.0
58 43 0.00 0.0
62 33 0.00 0.0
43 28 0.00 0.0
40 23 0.00 0.0
December 1979 Hartford Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
36 24 0.00 0.0
36 19 0.00 0.0
40 13 0.00 0.0
42 28 0.00 0.0
45 21 0.00 0.0
53 36 0.38 0.0
47 37 0.10 0.0
48 24 0.00 0.0
33 20 0.00 0.0
43 25 0.00 0.0
60 27 0.00 0.0
66 39 0.00 0.0
48 28 0.33 0.8
32 21 0.00 0.0
35 16 0.00 0.0
43 28 0.23 0.0
43 14 0.09 0.0
26 9 0.00 0.0
14 7 0.00 0.1
28 11 0.00 0.0
31 17 0.00 0.0
39 28 0.00 0.0
49 33 0.00 0.0
44 36 0.05 0.0
54 41 1.39 0.0
46 35 0.00 0.0
40 31 0.00 0.0
40 27 0.00 0.0
47 36 0.00 0.0
47 30 0.00 0.0
40 23 0.00 0.0
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Hartford International Airport location
1920–1948 Hartford Brainard Field location