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Phoenix, Arizona, gets 9 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 0 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 20.

On average, there are 299 sunny days per year in Phoenix, Arizona. The July high is around 105 degrees. The January low is 42. Sperling's comfort index for Phoenix is a 80 out of 100, where a higher score indicates a more comfortable year-around climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.

  CLIMATEPhoenix, ArizonaUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  9.2018139.2
  Snowfall (in.)  0.03077225.8
  Precipitation Days  20.3439102
  Sunny Days  299205
  Avg. July High  104.89686.1
  Avg. Jan. Low  41.930522.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  8054
  UV Index  6.44.3
  Elevation ft.  1,1841,443


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