1. Family and Personal Life
Jim Cantore married wife Tamra Cantore in 1990 and stayed in the relationship for 19 years. During the time he had two kids and at present, he is living a happy single life.
Cantore, born in Beacon Falls, Connecticut to parents James Cantore mostly spent his childhood in White River Junction, Vermont. He always had an interest in weather but wasn’t sure about it until he attended Lyndon State College to study meteorology. His first broadcasting at the school was a total mess, however; he later groomed himself and earned a position on The Weather Channel and now it has been more than 30 years for Jim in the channel.
- Parents: James Cantore
- Wife: Tamra Cantore
- Children: 2 (Christina and Ben)
- Marital Status: Divorced
Cantore was married to wife Tamra for almost 19 years, whom he first met while working at TWC. They had been a lovely couple for decades-long, however; in 2009 they divorced after which Jim is living a happy single life. The former pair is blessed with two kids a son and a daughter, both of them with Fragile X Syndrome while ex-wife Tamra was a victim of Parkinson’s disease.
2. Body Measurements and Lifestyle
Jim Cantore is counted as one of America’s hottest weather reporters. His flawless physique and great personality make every woman lose their mind and sleepover.
When it comes to the list of hottest American weather reporter, Jim definitely makes it to the top of the list with his flawless physique, light brown eye, and extreme warm personality. He is like a fine wine which just gets better with the age.
- Height: 5 feet 7 inches (173 cm)
- Body Measurements: N/A
- Plastic Surgery: N/A
- Weight: 55 kg (121lbs)
The 53-years-old weathercaster is a nation’s heartthrob and total darling. He has impressed his fans for more than 30 years with his charming nature, excellent weather reporting and flawless body. He has stayed in great shape since the day he started his career and seems to beat the old age.
His urge to travel places and outdoors is equally marked as much as it is when he his covering live reports. He also enjoys his off time with two kids Ben and Christina. He is an ardent golfer, and skier and whenever gets time, he plays any of the sports.
3. Professional Career
Jim Cantore is the most celebrated meteorologist on The Weather Channel. He has been working with the channel for last 30 years, covering major weather events and latest progress in it.
Cantore is a meteorologist of The Weather Channel for past 30 years, reporting country’s austere weather events. He received a call from the channel to work with and since then he has been with the channel.
- 1986: Cantore joined The Weather Channel and has been active since then
- 2002: Honored with NOAA-David S. Johnson Award
- 2005: Reported news in the wake of Hurricane Katrina
- 2012: Hosted weather segments during Olympics in London
Throughout his career, he has been extolled many times for his live coverage of severe weather events including Hurricane Katrina, Superstorm Sandy, and Irene. Being a storm tracker, he has diligently break-down America’s largest weather events, which congeals his roles in The Weather Channel and makes the network the biggest sources of weather news.
When Jim doesn’t provide weather reports from the field, he provides the latest happening and weather update on morning TV show AMHQ. He also contributes to NBC’s talk shows ‘Today’ and ‘Nightly News with Lester Holt’ as well as appears in several MSNBC programs. Besides he has reported live from NFL Games, PGA tournaments and Space Shuttle Discovery.
He vigorously joins the member of the U.S. professional National Weather Association and American Meteorological Society, both of which works in the advancement and excellence of meteorological related issues.
As an enviable speaker, Jim aids American Red Cross as a celebrity ambassador and preaches important messages and awareness. In 2013, he was inducted into the Punxsutawney Weather Discovery Center Hall of Fame as well as the Silver Circle of the National Television Academy of Arts and Sciences Southeast Chapter.
4. Salary and Net worth 2018
Jim Cantore has garnered million-dollar fortunes, earned from his established TV career. His salary as a meteorologist on The Weather Channel is undoubtedly huge.
Jim Cantore has an estimated $3.5 million net worth collected from his most sought-after career as a meteorologist. His annual salary has not been disclosed yet but looking to his 3 decades of career, no doubt, he would be receiving a hefty amount from the Weather Channel.
- Net Worth: $3.5 million
- Salary: N/A