Downingtown, Pennsylvania 

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Climate in Downingtown, Pennsylvania

Downingtown, Pennsylvania gets 49 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Downingtown averages 29 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

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

Downingtown gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 125 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 20
Rain: averages 49 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 29 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Downingtown is 7.1 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Pennsylvania.

7.1 / 10
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Downingtown, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Downingtown, PennsylvaniaUnited States
  48.9 in.38.1 in.
  28.5 in.27.8 in.
  124.9 days106.2 days
  205 days205 days
  84.9°85.8°
  20.4°21.7°
  7.17
  44.3
  239 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 Downingtown with an average high temperature of 84.9°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in Pennsylvania. In Downingtown, there are 5 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Downingtown are September, June and August.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Downingtown with an average of 20.4°. This is warmer than most places in Pennsylvania.


In Downingtown, there are 12.9 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is hotter than most places in Pennsylvania.


In Downingtown, there are 120.7 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is warmer than most places in Pennsylvania.


In Downingtown, there are 0.9 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is warmer than most places in Pennsylvania.


September is the wettest month in Downingtown with 4.8 inches of rain, and the driest month is February with 3.3 inches. The wettest season is Winter with 26% of yearly precipitation and 22% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 48.9 inches in Downingtown means that it is one of the wettest places in Pennsylvania.


April is the rainiest month in Downingtown with 12.0 days of rain, and September is the driest month with only 8.9 rainy days. There are 124.9 rainy days annually in Downingtown, which is less rainy than most places in Pennsylvania. 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 28.5 inches in Downingtown means that it is about average compared to other places in Pennsylvania. February is the snowiest month in Downingtown with 10.3 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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