Buffalo, South Dakota gets 15 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Buffalo averages 50 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 228 sunny days per year in Buffalo. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Buffalo gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 64 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 85 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 8
Rain: averages 15 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 50 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Buffalo is 6.7 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in South Dakota.
6.7 / 10
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Buffalo, while January and December are the least comfortable months.