Leech, Illinois 

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Climate in Leech, Illinois

Leech, Illinois gets 45 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Leech averages 12 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 202 sunny days per year in Leech. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Leech gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 103 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 88 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 22
Rain: averages 45 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 12 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Leech is 7.2 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in Illinois.

7.6 / 5.5

Summer   /   Winter
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Leech, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Leech, IllinoisUnited States
  45.3 in.38.1 in.
  12.2 in.27.8 in.
  103.2 days106.2 days
  202 days205 days
  88.3°85.8°
  22.1°21.7°
  7.27
  4.14.3
  381 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 Leech with an average high temperature of 88.3°, which ranks it as one of the hottest places in Illinois. In Leech, there are 2 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Leech are May, September and June.


In Leech, there are 35.2 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is one of the hottest places in Illinois.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Leech with an average of 22.1°. This is warmer than most places in Illinois.


In Leech, there are 99.1 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is warmer than most places in Illinois.


In Leech, there are 2.3 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is warmer than most places in Illinois.


The humidity can be uncomfortably heavy or close in Leech 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 Leech.


May is the wettest month in Leech with 5.3 inches of rain, and the driest month is February with 2.8 inches. The wettest season is Summer with 31% of yearly precipitation and 21% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 45.3 inches in Leech means that it is one of the wettest places in Illinois.


May is the rainiest month in Leech with 10.9 days of rain, and September is the driest month with only 6.5 rainy days. There are 103.2 rainy days annually in Leech, which is less rainy than most places in Illinois. The rainiest season is Summer when it rains 30% of the time and the driest is Autumn with only a 22% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 12.2 inches in Leech means that it is less snowy than most places in Illinois. February is the snowiest month in Leech with 3.5 inches of snow, and 4 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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