Clinton, TN has a humid subtropical climate characterized by warm, humid summers and mild winters. The weather in the area is generally mild year-round, with daytime temperatures ranging from the 40s to the 70s Fahrenheit in winter and into the 90s during summer months. Through spring and summer rain showers are common, with thunderstorms often occurring in late afternoon or early evening. Snowfall is light during winter but occurs almost annually. Humidity levels tend to stay high due to its positioning near Lake City and low elevation above sea level.
Clinton, Tennessee gets 54 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Clinton averages 6 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 209 sunny days per year in Clinton. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Clinton gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 126 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 88 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 27
Rain: averages 54 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 6 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Clinton is 7.3 (10=best), which means it is about average compared to other places in Tennessee.
7.3 / 6
Summer / Winter
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Clinton, while January and December are the least comfortable months.