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  CLIMATE OVERVIEW
  

Houston, Texas, gets 51 inches of rain per year. The US average is 37. Snowfall is 0 inches. The average US city gets 25 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 80.

On average, there are 204 sunny days per year in Houston, Texas. The July high is around 93 degrees. The January low is 46. Our comfort index, which is based on humidity during the hot months, is a 24 out of 100, where higher is more comfortable. The US average on the comfort index is 44.

  CLIMATEHouston, TexasUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  51.436.5
  Snowfall (in.)  0.125
  Precipitation Days  80100
  Sunny Days  204205
  Avg. July High  9386.5
  Avg. Jan. Low  45.820.5
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  2444
  UV Index  6.14.3
  Elevation ft.  521,443
  CLIMATE COMMENTS
  
Houston
The poor air quality and humidity can be overwhelming, as can the traffic. It is a convenient city, but not at all pleasant to live... (read more)
re: Houston or Chicago??? - 11/30/2014
DANIEL I AM ORIGINALLY FROM CHICAGO AND DECIDED TO MOVE TO HOUSTON A FEW YEARS AGO FOR A FRESH START AND IT WAS BY FAR THE WORSE MOVE OF MY LIFE. IF YOU HAVE NOT ALREADY... (read more)
re: Houston or Chicago??? - 11/30/2014
Hi Daniel. Having moved to Houston from Chicago a little over a year ago, I can tell you without any hesitation that it was one of the worst decisions of my life.... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
re: Houston--think twice - 10/10/2015
I understand the negative mind set you have. I work with people who are deal in ng with death, dying, cancer eyc. It is clear your health has adversely affected your... (read more)
re: One of the worst cities to live in - 5/2/2015
We lived in the country near Rosenberg. I never saw so many families with these sociopath sons still living at home with drug problems. I remember the suprise of seeing... (read more)
re: "Considering moving to Houston, Austin, or San
What's up Tori?! I have a friend looking for a cosmetologist. She is located in Mid-Town in an upscale salon and is overloaded with clientele. She needs help ASAP! In my... (read more)
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