Hood River, Oregon 

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Climate in Hood River, Oregon

Hood River, Oregon gets 22 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Hood River averages 17 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 144 sunny days per year in Hood River. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Hood River gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 114 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 85 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 30
Rain: averages 22 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 17 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Hood River is 7.3 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Oregon.

7.3 / 10
July, June and August are the most pleasant months in Hood River, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Hood River, OregonUnited States
  22.3 in.38.1 in.
  17.0 in.27.8 in.
  114.1 days106.2 days
  144 days205 days
  85.0°85.8°
  30.2°21.7°
  7.37
  34.3
  413 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.


August is the hottest month for Hood River with an average high temperature of 85.3°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in Oregon. In Hood River, there are 3 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Hood River are September, June and May.


December has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Hood River with an average of 29.6°. This is colder than most places in Oregon.


In Hood River, there are 28.0 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is hotter than most places in Oregon.


In Hood River, there are 78.0 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is colder than most places in Oregon.


In Hood River, there are 0.3 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is colder than most places in Oregon.


December is the wettest month in Hood River with 4.3 inches of rain, and the driest month is July with 0.2 inches. The wettest season is Spring with 49% of yearly precipitation and 5% occurs in Autumn, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 22.3 inches in Hood River means that it is drier than most places in Oregon.


November is the rainiest month in Hood River with 16.6 days of rain, and July is the driest month with only 1.9 rainy days. There are 114.1 rainy days annually in Hood River, which is less rainy than most places in Oregon. The rainiest season is Spring when it rains 39% of the time and the driest is Autumn with only a 8% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 17.0 inches in Hood River means that it is snowier than most places in Oregon. January is the snowiest month in Hood River with 5.6 inches of snow, and 5 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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