Houston, Texas 

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Climate in Houston, Texas

Houston, Texas gets 52 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 39 inches of rain per year.

Houston averages 0 inches of snow per year. The US average is 26 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 204 sunny days per year in Houston. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Summer High: the July high is around 93 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 44

Sperling's Comfort Index for Houston is a 73 out of 100
A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round 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.


YOU SHOULD KNOW

Houston gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 80 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.

CLIMATE

  CLIMATEHouston, TexasUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)52.039.2
  Snowfall (in.)0.025.8
  Precipitation Days80.0102.0
  Sunny Days204205
  Avg. July High93.386.1
  Avg. Jan. Low43.522.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)7354
  UV Index6.14.3
  Elevation ft.362443
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    Reviews for Houston    353 Reviews
    Undesirable Houston - 4/19/2019
    I have found this city to be the most disappointing city in the US. After I have lived and worked as a professional in 18 major cities in 16 different states, I have... Read More

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    Think Long and Hard Before You Come Here - 3/2/2019
    1. 2/5 stars = Not For Me (applies, but somewhat harsh) 2. 3/5 stars = Just Ok (fairly accurate, but at times, Houston dips into 2/5 and even 1/5 territory, so I... Read More

    Living in Houston - 2/14/2019
    The city of Houston indeed has a varying set of cultures. But do know that many neighborhoods are very different from one another, both in terms of ethnicity and... Read More


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