Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania gets 42 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Wilkes-Barre averages 37 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 177 sunny days per year in Wilkes-Barre. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Wilkes-Barre gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 128 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 84 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 17
Rain: averages 42 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 37 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Wilkes-Barre is 6.9 (10=best), which means it is about average compared to other places in Pennsylvania.
6.9 / 10
August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Wilkes-Barre, while January and February are the least comfortable months.