Newark, Ohio 

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Climate in Newark, Ohio

Newark, Ohio gets 42 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Newark averages 20 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 Newark. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Newark gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 128 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 84 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 19
Rain: averages 42 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 20 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Newark is 7.0 (10=best), which means it is about average compared to other places in Ohio.

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Summer   /   Winter
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Newark, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Newark, OhioUnited States
  41.5 in.38.1 in.
  19.9 in.27.8 in.
  128.1 days106.2 days
  174 days205 days
  83.7°85.8°
  18.5°21.7°
  77
  5.44.3
  833 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 Newark with an average high temperature of 83.7°, which ranks it as about average compared to other places in Ohio. In Newark, there are 5 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Newark are September, June and August.


In Newark, there are 9.0 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is cooler than most places in Ohio.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Newark with an average of 18.5°. This is colder than most places in Ohio.


In Newark, there are 131.9 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is one of the coldest places in Ohio.


In Newark, there are 5.4 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is colder than most places in Ohio.


The humidity is usually comfortable in Newark but some summer months can be sticky or muggy. July is the most humid month, though humidity is low for most of the year. The most humid months are July, August and June.


May is the wettest month in Newark with 4.5 inches of rain, and the driest month is February with 2.5 inches. The wettest season is Autumn with 29% of yearly precipitation and 20% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 41.5 inches in Newark means that it is wetter than most places in Ohio.


May is the rainiest month in Newark with 12.5 days of rain, and September is the driest month with only 8.2 rainy days. There are 128.1 rainy days annually in Newark, which is about average compared to other places in Ohio. The rainiest season is Summer when it rains 28% of the time and the driest is Winter with only a 22% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 19.9 inches in Newark means that it is less snowy than most places in Ohio. January is the snowiest month in Newark with 7.2 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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    Reviews for Newark    7 Reviews
    Historical and cheap, but the inside is horrible. - 9/5/2021
    I have lived here in Newark for over nine and a half years. This isn't the best place to live. Sure there's historical buildings, including the courthouse, and the... Read More

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    As recent newcomers, we love Newark, OH - 11/15/2016
    We retired to Newark, coming from the ‘burbs of the Chicago area. People we meet are surprised to hear that someone would choose Newark to retire to, but as newcomers... Read More

    Not for the young, up and coming - 6/16/2011
    This city is good for the older generation, rtetiring, and folks that wont mind settling in an affordable-yet-boring town. Crime is going up. Poverty increasing, and... Read More


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