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Washington, Washington, gets 38 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 16 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 78.

On average, there are 165 sunny days per year in Washington, Washington. The July high is around 79 degrees. The January low is 30. Sperling's comfort index for Washington is a 74 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.

  CLIMATEWashington, WashingtonUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  37.731339.2
  Snowfall (in.)  16.397225.8
  Precipitation Days  77.6359102
  Sunny Days  165205
  Avg. July High  79.368886.1
  Avg. Jan. Low  29.54922.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  7454
  UV Index  2.94.3
  Elevation ft.  1,9071,443

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