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Detroit, Michigan, gets 30 inches of rain per year. The US average is 37. Snowfall is 33 inches. The average US city gets 25 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 126.

On average, there are 183 sunny days per year in Detroit, Michigan. The July high is around 83 degrees. The January low is 20. Our comfort index, which is based on humidity during the hot months, is a 50 out of 100, where higher is more comfortable. The US average on the comfort index is 44.

  CLIMATEDetroit, MichiganUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  29.736.5
  Snowfall (in.)  32.925
  Precipitation Days  126100
  Sunny Days  183205
  Avg. July High  8386.5
  Avg. Jan. Low  19.520.5
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  5044
  UV Index  3.34.3
  Elevation ft.  6381,443
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How Can You Help It
On my mind is how can anyone really come on here and make rude comments about Detroit's weather... Like People can control the weather ??? ... Anyway i was born and... (read more)
What does it take?
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re: Not worth the depression - 7/11/2014
My God, don't you think you exaggerate s bit too much. All the houses in Detroit are burned down? No crap? Get off mommies... (read more)
re: Not worth the depression - 7/11/2014
Wow. I couldn't have put it better myself. I hate living here. I thought I was alone in seeing how ridiculous this city is. I guess you just have to have some standards.... (read more)
Not worth the depression
Detroit is its own little hell! Not enough cops, ambulances. No money! no water! Everything is burnt down and dilapidated. there are no street lights, which makes... (read more)
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