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Lafayette, Colorado, gets 16 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 53 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 36.

On average, there are 246 sunny days per year in Lafayette, Colorado. The July high is around 89 degrees. The January low is 17. Sperling's comfort index for Lafayette is a 73 out of 100, where a higher score indicates a more comfortable year-around 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.

  CLIMATELafayette, ColoradoUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  15.823539.2
  Snowfall (in.)  53.046125.8
  Precipitation Days  36.4102
  Sunny Days  246205
  Avg. July High  89.0886.1
  Avg. Jan. Low  17.20822.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  7354
  UV Index  5.84.3
  Elevation ft.  5,2461,443

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300 days of sunshine and outdoor lover's paradise - 9/14/2011
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