The climate of Atlantic City (New Jersey
- United States of America)
Atlantic City is an important tourist destination in the state of New
Jersey. Most tourists are American citizens who come here to go
gambling, shopping and dining. The city offers many excellent
restaurants. Where gambling is concerned Atlantic City is the second
largest city in the United States after Las Vegas which is located in
the western part of the country. A nice detail is that the popular
Monopoly board game was partially invented in Atlantic City, i.e. it
was the model for the Monopoly game board.
Atlantic City has a warm maritime climate (type Cfa according to the
Köppen climate classification) met fairly mild winters and warm
summers. During the summer average maximum temperatures are around 27
degrees Celsius (80 degrees Fahrenheit). During the winter average
maximum temperatures are between 5-8 degrees Celsius (41-46 degrees
Fahrenheit). However, during the winter temperatures above 20 degrees
Celsius (68 degrees Fahrenheit) have been recorded as well. The lowest
temperature on record is around -20 degrees Celsius (-4 degrees
Fahrenheit). Atlantic City gets 975 millimeters of annual
precipitation figures, which is neither dry nor wet. A part of the
total precipitation falls in the form of snow. Atlantic City gets
about 41 centimeters of annual snowfall, most of which falls in
December, January and February.
The figures below are based on long term weather and climate records.
They are an average for Atlantic City:
More climate information
Climate figures are very useful but don’t present a general impression
of the climate and the eventual weather circumstances within a certain
period. The figures don’t always reflect the chance of wintry weather,
extreme heat or hurricanes. That is why we offer useful extra climate
information for each month of the year:
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