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Knoxville, Tennessee, gets 49 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 6 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 88.

On average, there are 204 sunny days per year in Knoxville, Tennessee. The July high is around 87 degrees. The January low is 28. Sperling's comfort index for Knoxville 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.

  CLIMATEKnoxville, TennesseeUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  49.192439.2
  Snowfall (in.)  5.7390125.8
  Precipitation Days  87.6889102
  Sunny Days  204205
  Avg. July High  87.375886.1
  Avg. Jan. Low  28.221122.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  5354
  UV Index  4.64.3
  Elevation ft.  9501,443


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