Bowie, MD has a humid subtropical climate with hot and humid summers, mild winters, and abundant precipitation year-round. The average high temperature in July is 87°F and the average low temperature in January is 29°F. The area experiences around 46 inches of rainfall each year, with snowfall averaging at 16.5 inches annually. Throughout the spring and fall months, Bowie’s climate can be characterized as having warm days with comfortable nights.
Bowie, Maryland gets 44 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Bowie averages 15 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 201 sunny days per year in Bowie. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Bowie gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 107 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 88 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 24
Rain: averages 44 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 15 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Bowie is 7.4 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in Maryland.
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Summer / Winter
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Bowie, while January and February are the least comfortable months.