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  CLIMATE OVERVIEW
  

Houston, Texas, gets 51 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 65.

On average, there are 204 sunny days per year in Houston, Texas. The July high is around 92 degrees. The January low is 44. Sperling's comfort index for Houston is a 73 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.


  CLIMATEHouston, TexasUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  51.179439.2
  Snowfall (in.)  0.012893925.8
  Precipitation Days  64.6361102
  Sunny Days  204205
  Avg. July High  92.238986.1
  Avg. Jan. Low  43.883622.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  7354
  UV Index  6.14.3
  Elevation ft.  521,443

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  11/9/2017
Avoid Houston

I've lived in Houston for 30 yrs. 87-present. I'm now 62, retired, and about to sell my house. I would avoid Houston for several reasons--huge crime increase, violent... (Read More)

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  9/20/2017
Houston is hell!

If the floods don't drown you in your bed in the night, the crime rate will hit you. You may be shot in a Walmart parking lot or robbed leaving Neiman Marcus in the... (Read More)

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  9/4/2017
It's way to hot and way too humid!

Summer really lasts for about 6 months here. That would be great, except summer means horrible heat and humidity. You feel trapped.... (Read More)

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