Best time to visit Newport, RI, USA?

  • We recommend visiting Newport in May when temperatures are mild but hotels are cheaper. During this period, the cost of a room for two is $175/night on average. Save 20% per day compared to what you would have paid in July. Temperatures are in the low 60s, a little colder than the average 80°F you could experience during peak season.
  • Most people travel to Newport in the summer. This is peak season so expect to pay more for your hotel room. The Jazz Fest week (July 30th to August 4th) and the Labor Day week (September 1st - 5th) are also very popular times that you should avoid if you don't like crowds.
  • Be prepared for some snowfalls if you go to Newport in January - March.

Avoid the crowd

The best time to avoid the crowd in Newport, RI, USA is March.

July

Most crowded

March

Least crowded


Save money

The cheapest time to travel to Newport, RI, USA is January.

$237
JUL
$232
AUG
$203
SEP
$163
OCT
$154
NOV
$141
DEC
$137
JAN
$137
FEB
$137
MAR
$157
APR
$194
MAY
$234
JUN

Approximate nightly cost for a one bedroom vacation rental.

Events

Busiest dates.

06/30 - 07/07
Fourth of July 41
07/30 - 08/04
Jazz Fest 88
09/01 - 09/05
Labor Day 56.5
09/03 - 09/12
Boat Show 36.5
10/06 - 10/10
Columbus Day 35
11/21 - 11/27
Thanksgiving 7
12/22 - 01/02
Holidays 6.5
05/11 - 05/20
Price increase 18
05/24 - 05/29
Memorial Day Weekend 45.5
07/27 - 08/02
Folk Festival 95.5
08/31 - 09/04
Labor Day Weekend 91.5

Weather

In Newport, RI, USA, July is the sunniest month and July the warmest.

78
25
JUL
77
25
AUG
72
22
SEP
60
15
OCT
51
10
NOV
45
7
DEC
35
2
JAN
32
0
FEB
38
3
MAR
49
10
APR
60
16
MAY
69
20
JUN
UV index
1
7

3.7
10cm
JUL
2.1
5cm
AUG
3.0
8cm
SEP
4.7
12cm
OCT
4.7
12cm
NOV
5.5
14cm
DEC
4.4
11cm
JAN
4.6
12cm
FEB
4.7
12cm
MAR
3.9
10cm
APR
3.5
9cm
MAY
3.0
8cm
JUN
Rainfall/month
inch/centimeter