NJIT students should not expect for Newark weather to reach above 75 F, except during early September and in late April or May. The temperature tends to hover between 50 and 70 F during a majority of the time school is in session. The temperature has been known to go to 80, even 90, and drop down as low as 20. These periods do not last long outside of December or January.
Students should expect a notable amount of cloudiness and rain. In addition, the wind can sometimes be quite biting. It is important that students bring clothing that protects them from such conditions.