Jim Cantore is well-known to the public as an on-air personality for The Weather Channel. Likewise, he has had quite a turbulent personal life and has been the epicenter of a few dating rumors.

Picture of American meteorologist, Jim Cantore
Caption: Picture of American meteorologist, Jim Cantore (Photo: Twitter)

Who is Jim Cantore Wife? 

At present, Jim Cantore doesn't have a wife. However, he was married to his wife Tamra Cantor. Jim tied the knot to his wife Tamra in the year 1990. Well, the former couple has a long-haul marital relationship. The couple met unexpectedly at the TWC workplace. They built up their relationship, began dating, and eventually got married. 

Picture of Jim Cantore's ex-wife Tamra & daughter Christina
Caption: Picture of Jim Cantore's ex-wife Tamra & daughter Christina (Photo: Facebook) 

From their relationship, Jim with his blessed with two kids. Jim became the father of a daughter Christina Cantore born in the year 1993. After that, the couple was blessed with 2nd child a son Ben Cantore born in 1995. Despite becoming parents, their married life ended on good terms. The prime reason for their divorce was his wife Parkinson's Disease. Also, their son suffered from Fragile X disorder sent from her mom. Their joyfully married life started to change and decay. 

Picture collection of Jim Cantore with his son Ben and daughter Christina
Caption: Picture collection of Jim Cantore with his son Ben and daughter Christina (Photo: Instagram)

Before long, the couple arrived at the choice to stop their relationship isolated in 2007. In the year 2009, the couple ended their relationship. There are gossipy tidbits with respect to his sexual direction since the hour of his separation. Numerous individuals estimate Jim to be gay however Jim has not spoken about his sexuality yet.

Who is Jim Cantore Girlfriend?

Jim Cantore has never been short of love in his life although his decades-long marriage failed. He has been part of rumors of dating few women since his divorce. Around 2010, he was rumored to have dated Andrea Butera. His rumored girlfriend Butera is a CNN journalist. Since the pair frequently appeared on each other's social media, the rumor lasted for quite some time.

Jim Cantore clicking a selfie with his rumored girlfriend Andrea Butera
Caption: Jim Cantore clicking a selfie with his rumored girlfriend Andrea Butera (Photo: Instagram)

Jim got linked with one of his colleagues from TWC, Alexandra Steele when the dating scenario with Andrea was not confirmed. The duo seen having lots of fun together as anchors of the 7 p.m. Eastern hour of Weather Center, which sparked the dating rumor among fans. The public did not see them cozying up together.

Jim Cantore with his girlfriend Britley Ritz
Caption: Jim Cantore with his girlfriend Britley Ritz (Photo: Instagram)

Although they never directly hinted that they were dating, they always referred to each other as friends. As per reports, Cantore is dating his girlfriend Britley Ritz, a meteorologist at The Weather Channel. Since 2019, the duo seems to have been dating. The couple seems to be getting along well after looking at their social media accounts. The couple's strong connection might one day lead them to take a step further and get married. The future holds much promise for the lovebirds, but we will have to wait and see.

Facts About Jim Cantore

  • On February 16, 1964, Jim Cantore was born to parents father James Cantore in Beacon Falls, Connecticut, the U.S.
  •  He grew up in White River Junction, Vermont and birth sign is Aquarius. 
  • He has a sibling Vinnie Cantore and two sisters whose identity kept private.
  • From his youth, he was intrigued by the reporting area.
  • He went to Lyndon State College after finishing his secondary school training.
  • Jim finished his graduation (B.S.) in Meteorology in the year 1986. 
  • After graduation, he started working as an assistant on the Weather Channel as the climate forecaster in the very year.
Jim Cantore posing for the picture
Caption: Jim Cantore posing for the picture (Photo: Instagram)


  • During his school days, his companions used to call him Rocky in view of his looks. 
  • He remains as a Hurricane Hunter due to his advancement detailing catastrophic events like typhoons and cyclones occurring in the United States.
  • Jim Cantore has earned an estimated net worth of $4.5 million.
  • According to reports, the meteorologist Jim has an annual salary of $200 thousand.
  • Jim Cantore has a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall or 1.73 meters tall. 
  • Also, he contributes his time to Make-a-Wish Foundation events around the country.