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Bellingham, Washington, gets 42 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 7 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 96.

On average, there are 157 sunny days per year in Bellingham, Washington. The July high is around 72 degrees. The January low is 34. Sperling's comfort index for Bellingham is a 76 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.

  CLIMATEBellingham, WashingtonUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  41.693939.2
  Snowfall (in.)  6.527825.8
  Precipitation Days  95.5333102
  Sunny Days  157205
  Avg. July High  72.445386.1
  Avg. Jan. Low  33.796722.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  7654
  UV Index  2.54.3
  Elevation ft.  1901,443

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Beautiful Bellingham

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Great combination of benefits and nice people

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It all depends

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