Vernon, Connecticut 

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Climate in Vernon, Connecticut

Vernon, Connecticut gets 48 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Vernon averages 35 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 191 sunny days per year in Vernon. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Vernon gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 125 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 82 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 17
Rain: averages 48 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 35 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Vernon is 7.0 (10=best), which means it is about average compared to other places in Connecticut.

7 / 10
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Vernon, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Vernon, ConnecticutUnited States
  48.1 in.38.1 in.
  34.7 in.27.8 in.
  125.1 days106.2 days
  191 days205 days
  81.9°85.8°
  16.6°21.7°
  77
  3.64.3
  348 ft.2443 ft.
CLIMATE

YOU SHOULD KNOW

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.


July is the hottest month for Vernon with an average high temperature of 81.9°, which ranks it as about average compared to other places in Connecticut. In Vernon, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Vernon are June, August and July.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Vernon with an average of 16.6°. This is about average compared to other places in Connecticut.


In Vernon, there are 7.8 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is about average compared to other places in Connecticut.


In Vernon, there are 132.9 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is about average compared to other places in Connecticut.


In Vernon, there are 4.4 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is colder than most places in Connecticut.


October is the wettest month in Vernon with 4.6 inches of rain, and the driest month is February with 3.1 inches. The wettest season is Autumn with 26% of yearly precipitation and 22% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 48.1 inches in Vernon means that it is drier than most places in Connecticut.


May is the rainiest month in Vernon with 12.6 days of rain, and September is the driest month with only 9.3 rainy days. There are 125.1 rainy days annually in Vernon, which is one of the rainiest places in Connecticut. The rainiest season is Summer when it rains 27% of the time and the driest is Winter with only a 24% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 34.7 inches in Vernon means that it is about average compared to other places in Connecticut. January is the snowiest month in Vernon with 10.1 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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