Allegan, Michigan 

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Climate in Allegan, Michigan

Allegan, Michigan gets 39 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Allegan averages 83 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 164 sunny days per year in Allegan. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Allegan gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 131 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 39 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 83 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Allegan is 6.6 (10=best), which means it is about average compared to other places in Michigan.

6.6 / 10
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Allegan, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Allegan, MichiganUnited States
  39.3 in.38.1 in.
  82.8 in.27.8 in.
  130.7 days106.2 days
  164 days205 days
  82.1°85.8°
  16.5°21.7°
  6.67
  3.44.3
  653 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 Allegan with an average high temperature of 82.1°, which ranks it as about average compared to other places in Michigan. In Allegan, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Allegan are June, August and July.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Allegan with an average of 16.5°. This is warmer than most places in Michigan.


In Allegan, there are 7.3 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is hotter than most places in Michigan.


In Allegan, there are 142.7 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is about average compared to other places in Michigan.


In Allegan, there are 6.0 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is about average compared to other places in Michigan.


September is the wettest month in Allegan with 4.0 inches of rain, and the driest month is February with 2.1 inches. The wettest season is Winter with 28% of yearly precipitation and 20% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 39.3 inches in Allegan means that it is one of the wettest places in Michigan.


December is the rainiest month in Allegan with 14.4 days of rain, and July is the driest month with only 8.5 rainy days. There are 130.7 rainy days annually in Allegan, which is about average compared to other places in Michigan. The rainiest season is Spring when it rains 30% of the time and the driest is Autumn with only a 20% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 82.8 inches in Allegan means that it is snowier than most places in Michigan. January is the snowiest month in Allegan with 27.1 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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    Reviews for Allegan    2 Reviews
    Cliamte - 1/17/2008
    The summers get up to mid 80's to mid 90's. The humidity is the killer though. Some days it's like you are drinking your air and living outside of air conditioning is... Read More

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    Cost of Living is low - 1/17/2008
    The cost of living in Allegan is rather nice. You can get an apartment for about $500 a month and it's not that terrible or a house for $700 that's rather nice. The... Read More


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