Austin, TX has a humid subtropical climate with hot summers and mild winters. The average temperature in the summer months is in the high 80s to low 90s, while the average temperature in the winter months is usually around 50–60 °F. The city receives an average of 32 inches of rain annually, with most of it occurring during May through September. Austin enjoys on average 222 days of sunshine each year. In addition, Austin experiences frequent thunderstorms during the spring and summer months due to its proximity to the Gulf of Mexico.
Austin, Texas gets 35 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Austin averages 0 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 Austin. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Austin gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 79 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 95 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 38
Rain: averages 35 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Austin is 7.1 (10=best), which means it is about average compared to other places in Texas.
3.7 / 7.9
Summer / Winter
April, October and November are the most pleasant months in Austin, while July and August are the least comfortable months.