Lynnwood, Washington 

11 Reviews | Review This Place | Photos and Maps

Climate in Lynnwood, Washington

Lynnwood, Washington gets 38 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

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

On average, there are 165 sunny days per year in Lynnwood. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Lynnwood gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 168 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 74 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 36
Rain: averages 38 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 4 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Lynnwood is 7.3 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Washington.

7.3 / 10
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Lynnwood, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Lynnwood, WashingtonUnited States
  38.2 in.38.1 in.
  3.7 in.27.8 in.
  167.6 days106.2 days
  165 days205 days
  73.5°85.8°
  36.2°21.7°
  7.37
  2.74.3
  394 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.


August is the hottest month for Lynnwood with an average high temperature of 74.6°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Washington. In Lynnwood, there are 2 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Lynnwood are August, July and September.


December has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Lynnwood with an average of 35.0°. This is warmer than most places in Washington.


In Lynnwood, there are 0.9 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is cooler than most places in Washington.


In Lynnwood, there are 29.3 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is one of the warmest places in Washington.


In Lynnwood, there are 0.0 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is about average compared to other places in Washington.


November is the wettest month in Lynnwood with 6.1 inches of rain, and the driest month is July with 1.0 inches. The wettest season is Spring with 36% of yearly precipitation and 11% occurs in Autumn, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 38.2 inches in Lynnwood means that it is about average compared to other places in Washington.


December is the rainiest month in Lynnwood with 19.4 days of rain, and August is the driest month with only 5.9 rainy days. There are 167.6 rainy days annually in Lynnwood, which is rainier than most places in Washington. The rainiest season is Spring when it rains 32% of the time and the driest is Autumn with only a 14% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 3.7 inches in Lynnwood means that it is less snowy than most places in Washington. December is the snowiest month in Lynnwood with 1.8 inches of snow, and 4 months of the year have significant snowfall.





CLIMATE MAP
  • Annual Rainfall (US Avg: 36.5")
Select Map Options
  • Annual Rainfall
  • Annual Snowfall
  • Precipitation Days
  • Sunny Days
  • July High Temp
  • January Low Temp
  • Reset Map

  • View More Data >

    Reviews for Lynnwood    11 Reviews
    rain - 12/21/2012
    It rains a lot here. If you can handle the rain, the "3" months of summer is... Read More

    Start Your Review of Lynnwood


    Commuting - 8/22/2009
    Lynnwood is a small city of approximately 34,000 people located in South Snohomish County. It's a 20 minute ride to downtown Seattle from here. Many residents work in... Read More

    Lousy Weather This Year - 6/3/2008
    This winter was/is one of the coldest and longest since my return to Washington state a few years ago. I also lived here in the late 80's/early 90's, and our recent... Read More


    View More Data >

    COMPARE COST OF LIVING
    Compare Lynnwood, Washington to any other place in the USA.

    MAPS OF LYNNWOOD, WASHINGTON
    Check out the latest Maps in a variety of categories including cost of living, population, and commute time.Lynnwood,Washington Map
    ZIP CODES IN LYNNWOOD, WASHINGTON
    98036 98037

    NEW LISTINGS IN LYNNWOOD
    $669,950
    1323 138th Pl SW # 4
    Bed 4 | Bath 6

    $2,700
    2615 126th Pl SW
    Bed 3 | Bath 3

    $2,399
    1019 214th Pl SW
    Bed 3 | Bath 3

    $2,000
    26 155th St SE
    Bed 4 | Bath 2

    $639,950
    13827 14th Pl W # 2
    Bed 3 | Bath 6

    $-
    1119 139th Pl SW
    Bed N/A | Bath N/A

    $2,500
    2633 143rd Ln SW
    Bed 3 | Bath 3


    PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP

    Members receive 10 FREE city profile downloads a month, unlimited access to our detailed cost of living calculator and analysis, unlimited access to our DataEngine, and more.

    Try Now
    Join BestPlaces