The city of Boston, Massachussetts is the largest in the New England region of the US. Known for the famous tea party of 1773, an event that began the War of Independence, Boston is a treasure trove for those with an interest in history and culture.
From Bunker Hill to Paul Revere’s house on the Freedom Trail, or from the world’s first Mystery dinner cafe to the Boston Pops Orchestra, there is something to appeal to all ages in this exciting city.
Boston: The current water temperature 46.4 °FThe temperature is too cold to swim
Water temperatures on the north Atlantic coast at Boston range from around 22 Fahrenheit or -5 Celsius in January to 66F or 18.8C in July when the water is warm enough for swimming. Surfing is popular in the region, and sailing is one of the traditional pastimes.
14 Days Weather Forecast for Boston
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Best time to visit Boston
Boston enjoys a continental climate with maritime influences, so summers are warm and winters are cold and often snowy. Average temperatures on land range from 29.3F or -1.4C to 73.9F or 23.2C in July.
Pack warm, waterproof clothing and good, sturdy boots for winter, and sunscreen and lighter clothing for summer. Winter is an excellent time to visit for good skiing near the city, while summer is perfect for boating and surfing.
Climate for Boston
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You should see this when you visiting Boston
Visit the Bunker Hill monument on the site of the first notable battle of the American Revolution – if you’re feeling fit you can climb the 294 steps to the top to enjoy amazing views over Boston. Try boating on the Charles River or take a ferry trip to the Boston Bay islands. Boston Aquarium is a great day out for children, or visit the Boston Museum of Fine Arts to see the biggest collection of works by Monet outside of Paris.
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