Tempe, Arizona 

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Climate in Tempe, Arizona

Tempe, Arizona gets 9 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Tempe averages 0 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 300 sunny days per year in Tempe. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Summer High: the July high is around 104 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 42

Sperling's Comfort Index for Tempe is a 85 out of 100
A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round 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.


YOU SHOULD KNOW

Tempe gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 36 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.

CLIMATE

  CLIMATETempe, ArizonaUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)9.038.1
  Snowfall (in.)0.027.8
  Precipitation Days36.2106.2
  Sunny Days300205
  Avg. July High104.185.8
  Avg. Jan. Low41.521.7
  Comfort Index (higher=better)8554
  UV Index6.44.3
  Elevation ft.11812443
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    Reviews for Tempe    20 Reviews
    Love of Arizona - 6/7/2014
    Lived in Arizona 55 yrs Phoenix /Tempe lost my job and got a offer to keep my job but had to move Fall River MA. I will take the heat over days of cold anytime . January... Read More

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    HOT!!!! - 12/24/2012
    I love the sun, but this area is 110+ from May through November! Each year the hot weather gets hotter and the season gets longer. And it doesn't matter that there is... Read More

    Finally Under 100 degrees - 10/16/2012
    I admit it right up front, I am not a native Arizonian! I just survived my third Arizona summer and I am so relieved it is over. It is now the middle of Oct and finally... Read More


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