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  CLIMATE OVERVIEW
  

Rhode Island, Rhode Island, gets 48 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 34 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 80.

On average, there are 202 sunny days per year in Rhode Island, Rhode Island. The July high is around 81 degrees. The January low is 20. Sperling's comfort index for Rhode Island is a 41 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.


  CLIMATERhode Island, Rhode IslandUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  48.343139.2
  Snowfall (in.)  33.764425.8
  Precipitation Days  79.52102
  Sunny Days  202205
  Avg. July High  80.857286.1
  Avg. Jan. Low  20.065622.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  4154
  UV Index  3.64.3
  Elevation ft.  1851,443

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  6/6/2015
BEAUTIFUL BUT EXPENSIVE

RHODE ISLAND HAS BEAUTIFUL OCEAN BEACHES, OUTSTANDING COLONIAL ARCHECTURE AND GREAT NATURAL BEAUTY OUTSIDE THE MAJOR METROPOLITAN AREAS. WITHIN THE CITIES, WELL-KEPT... (Read More)

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  1/16/2014
RI is Unfriendly

I lived in RI for 20 years and have moved to Massachusetts. Thankfully I left this state. Although Providence has some residents from elsewhere due to the colleges, the... (Read More)

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  10/3/2013
Nothing is perfect

I moved to Rhode Island two years ago, and I do not understand why so many residents on these forums are so negative about the state. I've lived in Florida (Miami),... (Read More)

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