Bedford, IN has a humid continental climate with four distinct seasons. Summers are hot and humid with temperatures reaching into the mid-80s and lows in the upper 60s. Winters are cold, with temperatures averaging between 20 to 30 degrees Fahrenheit. Spring and fall are milder, but can still be quite variable in temperature. Rainfall is fairly evenly distributed throughout the year with an average of around 44 inches annually. Snowfall usually begins in late November or early December and can continue through March or April. Bedford receives an average of 24 inches of snow per year.
Bedford, Indiana gets 47 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Bedford averages 12 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 189 sunny days per year in Bedford. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Bedford gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 117 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 86 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 21
Rain: averages 47 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 12 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Bedford is 7.2 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in Indiana.
8.2 / 5.4
Summer / Winter
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Bedford, while January and December are the least comfortable months.