Cincinnati, OH has a humid continental climate with warm summers and cold winters. Winters tend to be dry and cold, with occasional snowfall and average temperatures ranging from the mid-20s in January to the lower 50s in December. Summers are typically hot and humid, with average temperatures ranging from the mid-70s in June to the upper 80s in August. Precipitation is abundant throughout the year with an annual average of 40 inches of rainfall.
Cincinnati, Ohio gets 44 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Cincinnati averages 15 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 176 sunny days per year in Cincinnati. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Cincinnati gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 121 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 22
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 Cincinnati is 7.2 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in Ohio.
8.3 / 5.4
Summer / Winter
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Cincinnati, while January and December are the least comfortable months.