Everything You Need To Know About Nantucket Weather
No matter what season it is, it’s always the perfect time to visit Nantucket. Nantucket is constantly exuding charm and appeal, from salty summer breezes to festive holiday decorations and everything in between. Continue reading to learn about Nantucket weather throughout the seasons, pick the ideal time for you to visit the island, and book a stay at our lovely boutique hotel—Greydon House.
For more local insight, take a look at our complimentary Vacation Guide. It contains information regarding the area’s best restaurants, outdoor activities, attractions, events, and more!
NANTUCKET WEATHER THROUGHOUT THE SEASONS
Don’t fall victim to the winter blues. Give yourself a change of scenery and treat yourself to a winter wonderland getaway on Nantucket. The weather might be chilly (temperatures ranging from low-50s to mid-30s), but there are fewer crowds and dazzling Christmas lights throughout town.
Some of our favorite activities to enjoy on Nantucket during the winter season include:
- • Attend the annual Christmas Stroll and Festival of Trees
- • Shop for one-of-a-kind gifts at locally-owned shops
- • Enjoy a toasty Irish coffee at Òran Mór Bistro
‘Tis the season for pumpkin spice and everything nice. Head to Nantucket during the fall and watch the leaves change into magical colors and drift onto the cobblestone streets. During the beginning of the season, you can enjoy temperatures in the high-60s. By the end of November, the temperatures will hover around the low-50s.
Some of our favorite activities to enjoy on Nantucket during the fall season include:
- Take a bike ride to Sankaty Head Lighthouse
- Sip on a locally-brewed lager at Cisco Brewers
- Go back in time at the Whaling Museum
After the brisk weather, the island begins to bloom and come back to life during springtime. During this season, you can enjoy views of blossoming daffodils and mild weather with temperatures ranging from the mid-40s to the low 60s.
Some of our favorite activities to enjoy on Nantucket during the spring season include:
- Visit Bartlett’s Farm and try locally grown tomatoes and corn
- Take a stroll along Sconset Bluff Walk
- Pamper yourself at a Nantucket spa
It’s no secret that summer is the most popular time to embark on a getaway to the Grey Lady. From picture-perfect sunsets to mouthwatering restaurants and cafes, it’s easy to see why Nantucket ranks as one of the top New England destinations. The temperatures during summertime typically hover around the mid-70s. You can’t ask for better Nantucket weather!
Some of our favorite activities to enjoy on Nantucket during the summer season include:
- Catch waves and a tan at the beach
- Take a trip to the Maria Mitchell Aquarium
- Discover shops, restaurants, and bars throughout downtown Nantucket
THE BEST NANTUCKET ACCOMMODATIONS
So, are you ready to plan the ultimate coastal getaway? Start getting excited about your trip and book your stay at Greydon House. Our exquisite boutique hotel is located in the downtown historic district close to all the area’s best attractions. We offer 20 luxurious guest rooms and suites and outstanding amenities. Plus, we have a delectable on-site restaurant, Via Mare, where you can enjoy the best dining on the island.
Check our availability and book your Nantucket getaway today!