Elmira, New York gets 35 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Elmira averages 40 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 Elmira. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Elmira gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 135 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 82 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 14
Rain: averages 35 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 40 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Elmira is 6.7 (10=best), which means it is about average compared to other places in New York.
6.7 / 10
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Elmira, while January and February are the least comfortable months.