Fort Smith, Arkansas gets 48 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Fort Smith averages 4 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 214 sunny days per year in Fort Smith. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Fort Smith gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 89 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.
Summer High: the July high is around 93 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 28
Rain: averages 48 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 4 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Fort Smith is 7.1 (10=best), which means it is about average compared to other places in Arkansas.
7.1 / 10
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Fort Smith, while July and August are the least comfortable months.