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Gaithersburg, Maryland, gets 42 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 24 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 73.

On average, there are 202 sunny days per year in Gaithersburg, Maryland. The July high is around 86 degrees. The January low is 24. Sperling's comfort index for Gaithersburg is a 53 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.

  CLIMATEGaithersburg, MarylandUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  42.048539.2
  Snowfall (in.)  23.684225.8
  Precipitation Days  73.125102
  Sunny Days  202205
  Avg. July High  86.374586.1
  Avg. Jan. Low  24.44922.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  5354
  UV Index  4.14.3
  Elevation ft.  4431,443

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Close to DC

The city of Gaithersburg offers all of the employment opportunities of being within commuting range of D.C. without the congestion. Homes are more affordable and you... (Read More)



Planning "Goodbye" to Maryland -- all of it!

The state has the potential to be a great place to live ... but that 'Reality’ is just slipping away. The current leadership has done a really bang-up job creating so... (Read More)



beautiful, well maintained city, BUT

it is a beautiful quiet city,but there are too many salvadorians. not to be racist, but there are just too many. also there are salvadorian gangs beginning to grow, and... (Read More)



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