Canon City, Colorado has a four-season Mediterranean climate, with mild winters and warm summers. During the winter months, temperatures typically range from the mid 20s to the mid 40s Fahrenheit, while summer temperatures can reach up into the 90s. The city receives around fourteen inches of rain throughout the year, with snowfall ranging from fifteen to forty inches annually. Canon City experiences an average of three hundred sunny days every year and enjoys dry conditions in general, which makes it a great place for outdoor activities such as hiking and rock climbing.
Canon City, Colorado gets 15 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Canon City averages 33 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 255 sunny days per year in Canon City. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Canon City gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 77 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 90 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 19
Rain: averages 15 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 33 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Canon City is 7.5 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in Colorado.
8.5 / 6.1
Summer / Winter
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Canon City, while December and January are the least comfortable months.