Fairfax, Virginia gets 43 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Fairfax averages 22 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 198 sunny days per year in Fairfax. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Fairfax gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 119 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 86 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 24
Rain: averages 43 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 22 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Fairfax is 7.3 (10=best), which means it is about average compared to other places in Virginia.
7.3 / 10
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Fairfax, while January and February are the least comfortable months.