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Hershey, Pennsylvania, gets 43 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 24 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 76.

On average, there are 200 sunny days per year in Hershey, Pennsylvania. The July high is around 85 degrees. The January low is 22. Sperling's comfort index for Hershey is a 47 out of 100, where a higher score indicates a more comfortable year-around climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.

  CLIMATEHershey, PennsylvaniaUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  43.0639.2
  Snowfall (in.)  24.327825.8
  Precipitation Days  75.9667102
  Sunny Days  200205
  Avg. July High  85.240786.1
  Avg. Jan. Low  22.16622.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  4754
  UV Index  4.14.3
  Elevation ft.  4451,443

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Born and Raised Hershey, PA - 4/30/2017
Lived her most of my life, with a few years in locations close by. If moving to Central PA, Hershey is by far the best. It is a cute town where you will feel extremely... (Read More)

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A cool place to live - 1/8/2008
We moved to Hershey, PA 2 years ago and fell in love with it. It is a quaint town that hosts various community activities throughout the year. The schools are among... (Read More)

Hershey, PA - 4/20/2006
We live right next door to Hersheypark and there are many recreational programs within the city for... (Read More)

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