Ottawa, Ohio 

0 Reviews | Review This Place | Photos and Maps

United States / Ohio / No Metro Area / Putnam County / Ottawa / Zip Codes
Best City Gifts

Climate in Ottawa, Ohio

Ottawa, Ohio gets 36 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Ottawa averages 22 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 178 sunny days per year in Ottawa. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Ottawa 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 36 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 22 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

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

7 / 10
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Ottawa, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Ottawa, OhioUnited States
  36.1 in.38.1 in.
  21.9 in.27.8 in.
  128.4 days106.2 days
  178 days205 days
  84.1°85.8°
  19.0°21.7°
  77
  3.54.3
  725 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 Ottawa with an average high temperature of 84.1°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in Ohio. In Ottawa, there are 5 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Ottawa are September, June and August.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Ottawa with an average of 19.0°. This is about average compared to other places in Ohio.


In Ottawa, there are 13.3 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is hotter than most places in Ohio.


In Ottawa, there are 115.6 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is warmer than most places in Ohio.


In Ottawa, there are 5.0 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is colder than most places in Ohio.


June is the wettest month in Ottawa with 4.0 inches of rain, and the driest month is February with 2.0 inches. The wettest season is Autumn with 31% of yearly precipitation and 19% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 36.1 inches in Ottawa means that it is one of the driest places in Ohio.


April is the rainiest month in Ottawa with 12.6 days of rain, and September is the driest month with only 8.5 rainy days. There are 128.4 rainy days annually in Ottawa, 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 23% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 21.9 inches in Ottawa means that it is about average compared to other places in Ohio. January is the snowiest month in Ottawa with 6.5 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall.





  • Annual Rainfall (US Avg: 36.5")
Select Map Options
  • Annual Rainfall
  • Annual Snowfall
  • Precipitation Days
  • Sunny Days
  • July High Temp
  • January Low Temp
  • Reset Map

  • View More Data >

    Reviews for Ottawa    0 Reviews

    Start Your Review of Ottawa



    View More Data >

    COMPARE COST OF LIVING
    Compare Ottawa, Ohio to any other place in the USA.


    MAPS OF OTTAWA, OHIO
    Check out the latest Maps in a variety of categories including cost of living, population, and commute time.Ottawa,Ohio Map
    ZIP CODES IN OTTAWA, OHIO
    No Zip Codes Here.


    PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP

    Members receive 10 FREE city profile downloads a month, unlimited access to our detailed cost of living calculator and analysis, unlimited access to our DataEngine, and more.

    Try Now
    Join BestPlaces