Strongsville, OH Climate


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Strongsville, OH has a typical Midwestern climate with warm summers and cold winters. During the summer months, temperatures remain in the mid-80s on average, while during the winter months, temperatures can dip down to the mid-20s. The area receives an average of 36 inches of rainfall annually and is known to see several snowfalls throughout the winter months. Spring and fall are mild seasons that bring generally pleasant weather.

Strongsville, Ohio gets 39 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Strongsville averages 53 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 166 sunny days per year in Strongsville. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Strongsville gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 139 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 21
Rain: averages 39 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 53 inches of snow a year

Bestplaces Comfort Index

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Strongsville is 6.9 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in Ohio.

9.1 Summer - 4.5 Winter
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Strongsville, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

  ClimateStrongsville, OhioUnited States
  38.6 in.38.1 in.
  52.8 in.27.8 in.
  138.8 days106.2 days
  166 days205 days
  932 ft.2443 ft.

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 Strongsville with an average high temperature of 83.5°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Ohio. In Strongsville, there are 5 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Strongsville are June, September and August.
In Strongsville, there are 11.3 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is about average compared to other places in Ohio.
January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Strongsville with an average of 20.8°. This is warmer than most places in Ohio.
In Strongsville, there are 109.5 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is warmer than most places in Ohio.
In Strongsville, there are 2.8 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is warmer than most places in Ohio.
The humidity is usually comfortable in Strongsville 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 Strongsville with 3.8 inches of rain, and the driest month is February with 2.2 inches. The wettest season is Autumn with 28% of yearly precipitation and 20% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 38.6 inches in Strongsville means that it is drier than most places in Ohio.
December is the rainiest month in Strongsville with 13.8 days of rain, and August is the driest month with only 9.2 rainy days. There are 138.8 rainy days annually in Strongsville, which is rainier than most places in Ohio. The rainiest season is Spring when it rains 28% of the time and the driest is Autumn with only a 21% chance of a rainy day.
An annual snowfall of 52.8 inches in Strongsville means that it is one of the snowiest places in Ohio. January is the snowiest month in Strongsville with 15.0 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall.
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Has been a great place to live in Northeast Ohio. Close enough to all the sports, theater, restaurants, etc, that downtown Cleveland has to offer with all of the  More

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Greater NE Ohio is not a place I would recommend primarily because of the poor weather and the poor economy. I am looking forward to relocating  More

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