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Galveston, Texas, gets 46 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 0 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 57.

On average, there are 203 sunny days per year in Galveston, Texas. The July high is around 89 degrees. The January low is 48. Sperling's comfort index for Galveston is a 79 out of 100, where a higher score indicates a more comfortable year-around climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.

  CLIMATEGalveston, TexasUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  45.70139.2
  Snowfall (in.)  0.024380525.8
  Precipitation Days  56.6102
  Sunny Days  203205
  Avg. July High  89.04286.1
  Avg. Jan. Low  47.899322.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  7954
  UV Index  6.24.3
  Elevation ft.  41,443

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