Rogers, AR Climate


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Rogers, AR has a humid subtropical climate with hot summers and mild winters. Average temperatures range from the high 40s in winter to the 90s in summer. Rainfall is abundant throughout the year and snowfall is rare, usually only occurring during occasional cold spells in January or February. The warm, damp climate makes Rogers a great place to enjoy outdoor activities like golfing and fishing all year round.

Rogers, Arkansas gets 47 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Rogers averages 9 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 Rogers. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Rogers gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 96 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.

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 89 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 25
Rain: averages 47 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 9 inches of snow a year

Bestplaces Comfort Index

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Rogers is 7.4 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in Arkansas.

7.5 Summer - 6.1 Winter
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Rogers, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

  ClimateRogers, ArkansasUnited States
  46.9 in.38.1 in.
  9.0 in.27.8 in.
  95.7 days106.2 days
  214 days205 days
  1368 ft.2443 ft.

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.

August is the hottest month for Rogers with an average high temperature of 89.4°, which ranks it as one of the coolest places in Arkansas. In Rogers, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Rogers are May, September and June.
In Rogers, there are 36.1 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is one of the coolest places in Arkansas.
January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Rogers with an average of 24.7°. This is one of the coldest places in Arkansas.
In Rogers, there are 93.4 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is one of the coldest places in Arkansas.
In Rogers, there are 1.2 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is one of the coldest places in Arkansas.
The humidity can be uncomfortably heavy or close in Rogers during the summer months. July is the most humid month, though humidity is low for most of the year. July, August and June are the three most humid months in Rogers.
May is the wettest month in Rogers with 5.6 inches of rain, and the driest month is January with 2.6 inches. The wettest season is Summer with 30% of yearly precipitation and 18% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 46.9 inches in Rogers means that it is one of the driest places in Arkansas.
May is the rainiest month in Rogers with 11.5 days of rain, and January is the driest month with only 6.2 rainy days. There are 95.7 rainy days annually in Rogers, which is about average compared to other places in Arkansas. The rainiest season is Summer when it rains 31% of the time and the driest is Spring with only a 21% chance of a rainy day.
An annual snowfall of 9.0 inches in Rogers means that it is one of the snowiest places in Arkansas. January is the snowiest month in Rogers with 2.8 inches of snow, and 4 months of the year have significant snowfall.
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Over 9 years ago

I am looking at a house near Heritage High School. How is that area? Are there areas/streets that are to be avoided?? Thank  More

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Over 10 years ago

My husband and I moved here in Nov. 2007 and we have never looked back. We love it here! This area is beautiful in nature. The climate is great, crime is low in  More

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Over 13 years ago

The Northwest Arkansas Area has grown tremendously in the seven years I've lived here. There a number of national restaurants and shopping outlets and a few good local  More

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