Munford, TN Climate


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Munford, TN features a humid subtropical climate with hot summers and mild winters. The average temperature in the summer months stays around the mid-80s, while winter temperatures range from the upper 30s to lower 50s. Rainfall is fairly abundant throughout the year, with an annual average of about 57 inches. In addition to rain, Munford occasionally experiences severe weather such as thunderstorms, hail, and even tornadoes. Snow is rare but can occur on occasion during the winter months. Overall, Munford enjoys a pleasant climate that is perfect for outdoor activities all year round.

Munford, Tennessee gets 54 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Munford averages 4 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 216 sunny days per year in Munford. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Munford gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 110 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.


Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 91 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 30
Rain: averages 54 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 4 inches of snow a year


Bestplaces Comfort Index

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Munford is 7.1 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in Tennessee.

5.8 Summer - 6.4 Winter
May, October and September are the most pleasant months in Munford, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

  ClimateMunford, TennesseeUnited States
  54.2 in.38.1 in.
  3.5 in.27.8 in.
  109.7 days106.2 days
  216 days205 days
  90.9°85.8°
  29.8°21.7°
  7.17
  5.14.3
  446 ft.2443 ft.
Climate
YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.

July is the hottest month for Munford with an average high temperature of 90.9°, which ranks it as one of the hottest places in Tennessee. In Munford, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Munford are May, October and April.
In Munford, there are 57.2 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is one of the hottest places in Tennessee.
January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Munford with an average of 29.8°. This is one of the warmest places in Tennessee.
In Munford, there are 61.5 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is one of the warmest places in Tennessee.
In Munford, there are 0.4 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is about average compared to other places in Tennessee.
Humidity in Munford can be uncomfortable during the summer, but comfortable for most of the year. The most uncomfortably humid months are July, August and June. The humid season runs from June-September and the most comfortable months are October-May.
December is the wettest month in Munford with 5.9 inches of rain, and the driest month is August with 2.9 inches. The wettest season is Summer with 29% of yearly precipitation and 21% occurs in Autumn, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 54.2 inches in Munford means that it is wetter than most places in Tennessee.
May is the rainiest month in Munford with 10.9 days of rain, and August is the driest month with only 6.1 rainy days. There are 109.7 rainy days annually in Munford, which is less rainy than most places in Tennessee. The rainiest season is Summer when it rains 28% of the time and the driest is Autumn with only a 22% chance of a rainy day.
An annual snowfall of 3.5 inches in Munford means that it is about average compared to other places in Tennessee. February is the snowiest month in Munford with 1.3 inches of snow, and 3 months of the year have significant snowfall.
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Over 16 years ago

The Munford city property tax rate (e.g. homes) is $1.15 for every $100.00 of valuation for 2007-2008. The county (Tipton) property tax rate is $2.85 for every $100.00  More

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