Saginaw, Michigan 

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Climate in Saginaw, Michigan

Saginaw, Michigan gets 32 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Saginaw averages 42 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 174 sunny days per year in Saginaw. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Saginaw gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 118 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 15
Rain: averages 32 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 42 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Saginaw is 6.7 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Michigan.

6.7 / 10
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Saginaw, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Saginaw, MichiganUnited States
  32.4 in.38.1 in.
  41.5 in.27.8 in.
  118.1 days106.2 days
  174 days205 days
  82.1°85.8°
  14.9°21.7°
  6.77
  3.34.3
  577 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 Saginaw with an average high temperature of 82.1°, which ranks it as about average compared to other places in Michigan. In Saginaw, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Saginaw are June, August and July.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Saginaw with an average of 14.9°. This is about average compared to other places in Michigan.


In Saginaw, there are 4.6 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is cooler than most places in Michigan.


In Saginaw, there are 145.5 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is about average compared to other places in Michigan.


In Saginaw, there are 4.5 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is warmer than most places in Michigan.


September is the wettest month in Saginaw with 3.9 inches of rain, and the driest month is February with 1.6 inches. The wettest season is Winter with 29% of yearly precipitation and 16% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 32.4 inches in Saginaw means that it is drier than most places in Michigan.


April is the rainiest month in Saginaw with 11.0 days of rain, and February is the driest month with only 8.0 rainy days. There are 118.1 rainy days annually in Saginaw, which is one of the least rainy places in Michigan. The rainiest season is Winter when it rains 26% of the time and the driest is Autumn with only a 24% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 41.5 inches in Saginaw means that it is less snowy than most places in Michigan. January is the snowiest month in Saginaw with 11.9 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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    Reviews for Saginaw    11 Reviews
    Never live here again - 11/5/2017
    I've lived in Saginaw and completely hated it. Dilapidated buildings throughout the city that are being used for crack smokers, drug deals, and other criminal... Read More

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    There is something good here. - 3/2/2012
    Pros: Cost of Living. This is probably one of the cheapest areas in the country. Cons: Local government has outrageous taxes and fees. No jobs, CRIME!!!!, no... Read More

    I only stay cuzza mah job!!!!!! - 6/19/2011
    Saginaw is great, if you hate yourself and want to have someone to hate you as well. If you are thinking about moving to our besieged city, here are a few... Read More


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