Hempfield township (Westmoreland Cnty), Pennsylvania 

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Climate in Hempfield township (Westmoreland Cnty), Pennsylvania

Hempfield township (Westmoreland Cnty), Pennsylvania gets 43 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Hempfield township (Westmoreland Cnty) averages 31 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 162 sunny days per year in Hempfield township (Westmoreland Cnty). The US average is 205 sunny days.

Hempfield township (Westmoreland Cnty) gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 142 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 83 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 20
Rain: averages 43 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 31 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Hempfield township (Westmoreland County) is 7.0 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Pennsylvania.

7 / 10
August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Hempfield township (Westmoreland County), while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Hempfield township (Westmoreland County), PennsylvaniaUnited States
  43.3 in.38.1 in.
  31.4 in.27.8 in.
  142.1 days106.2 days
  162 days205 days
  83.0°85.8°
  19.7°21.7°
  77
  3.54.3
  1116 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 Hempfield township (Westmoreland County) with an average high temperature of 83.0°, which ranks it as about average compared to other places in Pennsylvania. In Hempfield township (Westmoreland County), there are 5 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Hempfield township (Westmoreland County) are June, September and August.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Hempfield township (Westmoreland County) with an average of 19.7°. This is about average compared to other places in Pennsylvania.


In Hempfield township (Westmoreland County), there are 7.6 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is about average compared to other places in Pennsylvania.


In Hempfield township (Westmoreland County), there are 126.0 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is about average compared to other places in Pennsylvania.


In Hempfield township (Westmoreland County), there are 3.5 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is colder than most places in Pennsylvania.


July is the wettest month in Hempfield township (Westmoreland County) with 4.4 inches of rain, and the driest month is February with 2.7 inches. The wettest season is Autumn with 29% of yearly precipitation and 21% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 43.3 inches in Hempfield township (Westmoreland County) means that it is about average compared to other places in Pennsylvania.


January is the rainiest month in Hempfield township (Westmoreland County) with 13.7 days of rain, and August is the driest month with only 9.5 rainy days. There are 142.1 rainy days annually in Hempfield township (Westmoreland County), which is rainier than most places in Pennsylvania. The rainiest season is Spring when it rains 28% of the time and the driest is Autumn with only a 23% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 31.4 inches in Hempfield township (Westmoreland County) means that it is about average compared to other places in Pennsylvania. January is the snowiest month in Hempfield township (Westmoreland County) with 10.2 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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