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Kent, Washington
Lafayette, Indiana
USA
CLIMATE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Lafayette has 23.9% less rainy days and 22.2% more Sunny Days than Kent.
On the BestPlaces comfort index, Lafayette scores 47.4% worse than Kent
CLIMATE
 BEST PLACES COMFORT INDEX
With the Best Places Comfort Index higher values represent a more comfortable climate. The Comfort Index measure recognizes that humidity by itself isn't the problem. (Have you noticed nobody ever complains about the weather being 'cold and humid'?) It's in the summertime that we notice the humidity the most, when it's hot and muggy. Our Comfort Index uses a combination of afternoon summer temperature and humidity to closely predict the effect that the humidity will have on people.
 COMMENTS
Comments about Kent

Western Washington climate: Western Washington has a moderate climate with summers that do not get too hot as a rule usually the upper 70's to low 80's for a couple months then dropping back to... (read more)

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Comments about Lafayette

re: Great Weather!!!!!!! - 6/6/2006: The weather here is good, not "Great!!!!!!!!!!!!" Go to the mountains of North Carolina for great weather. The thermometer dips below 20 once or twice all winter, not... (read more)

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