The climate in Pocono, PA is generally mild and humid throughout the year. In the summer months, average temperatures range from the mid-70s to the mid-80s, while winter temperatures generally range from the mid-30s to the mid-40s. Rainfall is evenly distributed throughout the year, with around 44 inches per year overall. The area also receives around 100 inches of snow each winter season. Winters tend to be cold but not severe, with occasional snow storms bringing some extra snowfall and icy conditions to area roads. Summers are warm and humid, with frequent thunderstorms bringing relief from the heat in the afternoon hours.
Pocono, Pennsylvania gets 49 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Pocono averages 46 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 192 sunny days per year in Pocono. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Pocono gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 130 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.
Summer High: the July high is around 82 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 16
Rain: averages 49 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 46 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Pocono is 6.8 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in Pennsylvania.
9.1 / 4.6
Summer / Winter
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Pocono, while January and February are the least comfortable months.